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Punishment increased for Toronto police officer who "kettled" civilians in cold rain during G20 protests

The only senior police officer held accountable for the massive breach of civil rights that occurred during the turbulent G20 summit in Toronto seven years ago has lost his bid to overturn professional misconduct findings against him and instead will face stiffer punishment. 677 more words

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200 protesters, officers injured in violent anti-G20 rallies in Germany

The international ruling class gathers, and the reactionary Left strikes in retaliation. Classic heel vs. heel match.

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Protesters have continued their rallies in the German city of Hamburg against an ongoing G20 summit, setting up burning barricades and vandalizing public and private public properties.  303 more words

G20: Protestors, police clash in Hamburg for third day; cars set ablaze

Fresh clashes erupted early on Sunday in the streets of Hamburg following the end of the G20 summit, with protesters setting fire to a number of vehicles, the police said. 152 more words

G20 summit: 6 things you may have missed

The G20 summit officially wrapped up in Hamburg, Germany Saturday. From violent protests to awkward handshakes, if you missed out on the news stemming from the summit, here are five key takeaways. 1,076 more words

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IN PICTURES: G20 protests draw thousands as additional police called in

Anti-globalization activists clashed violently with police across the German port city of Hamburg all day Friday, setting cars ablaze, throwing bottles and trying to enter the convention center where… 834 more words

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Hobson's Choice in the UK: is Momentum socialism that different to corporate globalism?

 What do you do when your homeland is being run by wannabe corporate fascists, and the Opposition has been captured by media-savvy Stalinists? (Answer: speak the Truth from a safe distance) 1,000 more words