The Guardian Asylum-seekers: thousands rally in protest against government's policies The Guardian Thousands of people rallied around the country on Palm Sunday to protest against the federal government's asylum-seeker policies.
As Living Standards for Seniors Decline, Some See Signs of 'Silver Revolution' New York Times Or perhaps, as one experienced activist argued, unfavorable media coverage of events like Occupy Wall Street gives protesting a bad name.
Neoliberalism, Youth and Social Justice Truthdig In a special interview, Truthout contributor Henry Giroux takes us back to the basics of what can be seen as an ongoing and accelerating war between the rich and everyone else, an event that has...
BBC News Lebanese march against domestic violence in rare non-partisan protest Reuters BEIRUT (Reuters) - A few thousand protesters took to the streets of Beirut on Saturday to demand that politicians approve Lebanon's first law against domestic...
Slate Magazine Kremlin Deploys Military in Ukraine, Prompting Protest by US New York Times SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine — Russian armed forces seized control of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula on Saturday, as the Russian Parliament granted President Vladimir V.
It was a surreal scene for some, a traffic headache for others, as demonstrators set up 375 desks in neat rows Tuesday on the street in front of the headquarters of the Los Angeles Unified School District.
The State Civil rights fight unveiled in 9 signs on Columbia's Main Street The State But nine new historic markers, set to be unveiled Friday will serve as reminders of a time in the city's past when segregation ruled the day and young black...
San Joaquin Valley Vets Protest Lack Of Clinic Funding KTXL The protesters say the smaller clinic doesn't provide the special services a full service clinic would provide. The VA approved a new clinic and and a nursing home in 2009.
Ottawa Citizen Russia reinforces military presence in Crimea; Moscow denounces Ukrainian ... Ottawa Citizen The amphibious operation appeared to be one of the largest movements of Russian military forces since they appeared in Crimea a week ago.
Serbia: Protest against transfer of inventor Nikola Tesla's ashes euronews Hundreds of people have demonstrated in Belgrade against plans to transfer the ashes of electricity pioneer Nikola Tesla to a Serbian Orthodox Cathedral.
On May 4, 1970, members of the Ohio National Guard fired between 61 and 67 shots into a crowd of unarmed anti-war protestors at Kent State University in Ohio, killing four students and wounding nine others.