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Reform martyrs

This weekend the escalating, nonviolent street politics of Iraq’s pro-reform protest movement, comprising the Sadrist Line and its coalition of civil society actors, was met with violence. 814 more words

Protest

I'm Having a Cynical Episode - Post 005.

This friend of mine, Victor, is both cool and fucked-up simultaneously. Once upon a time, he was suicidal, and now I think he’s using societal involvement and mainstream media as a sort of outlet for old, buried feelings. 1,273 more words

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Trump Inauguration Boosts Some Sectors of the Economy

Shares in defense equipment manufacturers – specifically in the anti protest sector – ended strong after President Trump’s inauguration.

A divided America and President Trump’s attitude towards opposition is expected to drive a boom in sales of riot control equipment. 133 more words

International

Tear gas

Iraqis who decide to express their political views through nonviolent protest place themselves at risk of injury, detention, or worse.

A sit-in began in Baghdad’s Tahrir Square… 425 more words

Iraq

Police, Protesters Face Off At Dakota Access Pipeline

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CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) – Tension flared anew on the Dakota Access pipeline as protesters tried to push past a long-blocked bridge on a state highway, only to be turned back by a line of law enforcement using water cannon and what appeared to be tear gas. 477 more words

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Police, protesters face off at Dakota Access pipeline

CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Tension flared anew on the Dakota Access pipeline as protesters tried to push past a long-blocked bridge on a state highway, only to be turned back by a line of law enforcement using water cannon and what appeared to be tear gas. 491 more words

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