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Taking Hippie Back!!!

Bonaparte read Friday’s post and was struck by the caption I wrote under the photo of Country Joe and the Fish.  Friday’s Post about “This Ain’t No Mouse Music” and Roots Music… 2,850 more words

At least seventy people have been detained by the Islamic State group

At least seventy people have been detained by the Islamic State group in the western Iraqi town Rutbah.The people took to the streets on Saturday protesting against the presence of the terrorist group. 57 more words

Freedom Of Speech

Right 2 Water March 29/08/15

This is what they have attempted to dismiss as the sinister fringe.  Ordinary folk from all walks of life and every corner of our island came to Dublin to be a part of the change we’d all like to see.  54 more words

Irish Water

Dr. M’s troubling protest appearance

Mahathir Mohamed joined the giant protest rally in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday, August 29. His presence elicited big cheers from the youthful protesters who want to topple the government of Najib Razak, which is failing to answer massive charges of corruption. 1,088 more words

Society, Culture & Media

Mass Crowd Floods Beirut Streets in anti-Corruption Rally

Local Editor

Thousands of citizens waving the Lebanese flag and holding banners to denounce corruption and the politicians’ failure to manage the state converged Saturday on Martyrs’ Square in Downtown Beirut. 394 more words

Lebanon

#طلعت_ريحتكم# مستمرون

I didn’t go down to the protests today. And I don’t know why. Perhaps it was out of deference for my parents, who are wary of the protests’ motives and who, of course, don’t want to see me get hurt. 811 more words

Clashes break out as residents are evicted from a Brazilian slum

On Thursday, violence erupted in Sao Paulo, Brazil when police were sent to evict an estimated eighty families from government owned land from a slum district. 34 more words

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