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Greek anti-fascist protesters 'tortured by police' after Golden Dawn clash

Greek anti-fascist protesters 'tortured by police' after Golden Dawn clash | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Fifteen people arrested in Athens says they were subjected to what their lawyer describes as an Abu Ghraib-style humiliation...
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Protests, waves of collective action and policing in the United States: Key research ideas

Protests, waves of collective action and policing in the United States: Key research ideas | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
In the wake of the deaths of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., and Eric Garner of New York, we review research on the nature of social movements,
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Resources for Racial Justice Advocacy | SURJ: Showing Up for Racial Justice

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Protest in Durham blocks traffic on freeway - WRAL.com

Protest in Durham blocks traffic on freeway - WRAL.com | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Hundreds of people marched in downtown Durham Friday evening, and about a half dozen were arrested, in another round of protests against what demonstrators call over-aggressive police tactics.
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#ShutItDown protest on I-195 Expreesway in Miami

Protesters rallying in Miami Friday as part of a national outcry over police-related killings in New York and Ferguson marched through the streets of Midtown and onto Interstate-195, shutting...
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Hong Kong's Youthquake

Hong Kong's Youthquake | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Smart and determined, Hong Kong's young people have found their political power
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NAACP’s William Barber II urges people to ‘stand in the gap’

NAACP’s William Barber II urges people to ‘stand in the gap’ | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
State NAACP President William Barber II urged members of a Charlotte church Sunday to continue fighting against inequality in the state by overcoming ignorance and indifference, which he said keeps people apart.
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Pussy Riot wastes no time in getting back to activism - PRI

Pussy Riot wastes no time in getting back to activism - PRI | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
PRI Pussy Riot wastes no time in getting back to activism PRI The punk performance art activist collective, first captured the world's attention in Moscow in 2012, when they went into the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, danced in rainbow colored...
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The People's Climate March: Thousands Gather in London to Protest at 'Biggest ... - International Business Times UK

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International Business Times UK The People's Climate March: Thousands Gather in London to Protest at 'Biggest ...
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At Ferguson March, Call to Halt Traffic in Labor Day Highway Protest - New York Times

At Ferguson March, Call to Halt Traffic in Labor Day Highway Protest - New York Times | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
New York Times At Ferguson March, Call to Halt Traffic in Labor Day Highway Protest New York Times Activists on Saturday called for mass civil disobedience on the highways in and around this St.
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Protest over US immigration law

Hundreds of activists are urging US President Barack Obama to stop the deportation of undocumented migrants and push through immigration reform. For more video content from the Financial Times,...
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Hundreds rally in LA to protest LAPD shooting of unarmed black man - Los Angeles Times

Hundreds rally in LA to protest LAPD shooting of unarmed black man - Los Angeles Times | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Reuters Hundreds rally in LA to protest LAPD shooting of unarmed black man Los Angeles Times Yet Ford's death felt familiar to the hundreds of protesters who rallied Sunday afternoon outside the Los Angeles Police Department's downtown headquarters.
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Demonstrators March To Times Square To Protest Michael Brown's Death In ... - CBS Local

Demonstrators March To Times Square To Protest Michael Brown's Death In ... - CBS Local | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
USA TODAY Demonstrators March To Times Square To Protest Michael Brown's Death In ... CBS Local A vigil for Brown, 18, was held at around 7 p.m. in Union Square. Protesters then began a march up Broadway and Seventh Avenue to Times Square.
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Cold Anger in Restless Times: The Growing Movement for Racial and Social Justice | BillMoyers.com

Cold Anger in Restless Times: The Growing Movement for Racial and Social Justice | BillMoyers.com | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Activists are transforming outrage into community organizing projects, voter registration drives and mass protest campaigns.
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Crisis in Mexico: Pena Nieto, and Mexico's Infrarrealistas

Crisis in Mexico: Pena Nieto, and Mexico's Infrarrealistas | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
The civic movement that has emerged in Mexico in response to the disappearance of forty-three students is propelled by people with all kinds of agendas.
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Raw: New York Protest for Grand Jury Decisions

Protesters marched around New York voicing displeasure at the failure of grand juries to indict white police officers in the death of unarmed black men. (Dec. 5) Subscribe for more Breaking...
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Possible protest Saturday at Ross Park Mall - WPXI Pittsburgh

Possible protest Saturday at Ross Park Mall - WPXI Pittsburgh | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Protesters gathered again in Oakland Friday night, as they continue to protest what they are calling police brutality in Ferguson, Missouri, and New York City.
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Cultural workers in Turkey to go on hunger strike in protest of underemployment | AMA | Art Media Agency

Cultural workers in Turkey to go on hunger strike in protest of underemployment | AMA | Art Media Agency | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
RT @arkemrv: @desifretv http://t.co/YO5x9Lbta5 #ARKEOLOGLARAÇLIKGREVİNDE @HalukDursun @KulturTurizmBak @byabdarici @asella64 http://t.co/…;
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27 Shockingly Surreal Photos Of Hong Kong Protests

27 Shockingly Surreal Photos Of Hong Kong Protests | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
The normally calm streets of Hong Kong resembled a war zone on Sunday night as police tried to quell thousands of pro-democracy protesters on the city's streets.
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Noam Chomsky (2014) "Internet and Activism" - YouTube

Chomsky answers the question "Can the Internet help in Activism?
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Join the Largest Ever Synchronized Gathering for World Peace, Happening NOW

Join the Largest Ever Synchronized Gathering for World Peace, Happening NOW | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Today, September 21st, 2014, hundreds of thousands of people across the world will join together with the intention of spreading… (World meditation for peace happening at noon today.
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LONDON: Thousands Gather In Massive Demonstration Against UK Anti-Semitism

LONDON: Thousands Gather In Massive Demonstration Against UK Anti-Semitism | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Over 4,500 people thronged the streets of London outside the Royal Courts of Justice today to protest about the rise of anti-Semitism on the streets.
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resources for organizers

I'm in the process of building a more cohesive list of tools and resources for change agents. This is still a work-in-progress. Check out Build The Wheel - new wiki resource for organizers to share...
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'Hands Up, Don't Shoot' movement seen as rallying cry for change - Columbia Missourian

Columbia Missourian 'Hands Up, Don't Shoot' movement seen as rallying cry for change Columbia Missourian On Sunday, MU students, activists and community members gathered with arms raised at the Francis Quadrangle to pose for portraits in protest of...
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Protesters Gain Detroit Water Shut-Off Moratorium, Demand Investigation of Suspected Rampant Corruption

Protesters Gain Detroit Water Shut-Off Moratorium, Demand Investigation of Suspected Rampant Corruption | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Activists successfully forced a moratorium to the water shut-offs after thousands protested and rallied in downtown Detroit. New actions are planned for late August to protest discrimination and the privatization of Detroit in Bankruptcy Court.
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