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Venezuela opposition plans silent procession, road sit-ins

CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuela’s energized opposition is planning sit-ins on roads, silent marches in white to commemorate the dead and other nontraditional protests as it tries to build on the momentum of recent street demonstrations against President Nicolas Maduro’s socialist government. 580 more words

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Your Daily Resistance Calendar

Filmmaker Michael Moore where people can post news about upcoming resistance activities and find out what is going on in their community and region.

“I’ve promised you a one-stop site, a clearinghouse of all actions—a RESISTANCE CALENDAR—where you can find every upcoming action, protest, march, sit-in, town hall, anti-Trump, pro-democracy event in all 50 states!”

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SIT-IN: How four friends stood up by sitting down by Andrea Davis Pinkney

Sit-In: How Four Friends Stood Up By Sitting Down by Andrea Davis Pinkney and illustrated by Brian Pinkney is a wonderful book to teach children about the Civil Rights Movement and the work of young African American students as they fought against the injustice of segregation. 307 more words

Non-fiction

It's 1970 and I'm a big shot

I’m in ninth grade and about to participate in my first sit-in. Why not? The whole country is protesting something – women’s rights, the Vietnam War, President Nixon. 121 more words

Inspiration

This Day In Black History: February 2nd- Eleven People Arrested After Sit-In

Here are some key events that happened on this day brought to you by Black Facts:

1989 – Rebellion After Suspicious Death During Arrest… 313 more words

Black History Month

This Day In Black History: February 2nd- Eleven People Arrested After Sit-In

Here are some key events that happened on this day brought to you by Black Facts:

1989 – Rebellion After Suspicious Death During Arrest… 320 more words

Black History Month

Week long sit-ins planned outside PM’s residence over settlements bill (GOOD!!!)

Incensed by the controversial settlements regulation bill, which they deem a “manifestly illegal measure to seize privately owned Palestinian land,” dozens of activists are holding a demonstration of indefinite length outside the Prime Minister’s Residence in Jerusalem. 290 more words

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