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Huge pro-EU protest in Ukraine

Huge pro-EU protest in Ukraine | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Hundreds of thousands of Ukrainians gather in Kiev, intensifying pressure on the government over its refusal to sign a deal on closer EU ties.
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Revolution

Revolution | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Organization Unbound is an attempt to re-imagine the way we think about and engage in social change.
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Art (Journalism) Talk with Jacqueline E. Lawton | NEA

Art (Journalism) Talk with Jacqueline E. Lawton | NEA | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
RT @NEAarts: "I think of art work as social activism." - @dulcia25 http://t.co/iqSmyZzXqE
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Data Section is Open

Data Section is Open | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
I’ve just added a new Data section to this site. I’ll be sharing data files resulting from my research on global digital activism, all of which have a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license.
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Protest march against US drones staged in Islamabad

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A number of parliamentarians and politicians from Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province here Thursday participated in a protest march staged against US drone strikes in tribal regions of the country.
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nelson mandela - Google Search

nelson mandela - Google Search | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Today at age ninety five, we lost the charismatic freedom fighter who fought for equality, social justice and the... http://t.co/RH1iUkGfyL
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Anti-government protests rattle Bangkok - Washington Post

Anti-government protests rattle Bangkok - Washington Post | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Anti-government protests rattle Bangkok
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Yingluck said she is willing to do anything it takes to end the violent protests in Bangkok, but made it clear she cannot accept the opposition's demand to hand power to an unelected council.
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Protest truce eases Thai tension - for now - Aljazeera.com

Protest truce eases Thai tension - for now - Aljazeera.com | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
The Guardian Protest truce eases Thai tension - for now Aljazeera.com Bangkok, Thailand - After nearly two weeks of anti-government protests and violence, the Thai capital was calm on Thursday as celebrations kicked off to mark the birthday of the...
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Ukrainian Protesters Block Central Bank - New York Times

Ukrainian Protesters Block Central Bank - New York Times | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
New York Times Ukrainian Protesters Block Central Bank New York Times Protest leaders had vowed to surround additional government buildings after the Ukrainian Parliament on Tuesday defeated a measure calling for the resignation of Prime Minister...
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Living in Fear: Gay and Persecuted in Uganda - Creative Time Reports

Living in Fear: Gay and Persecuted in Uganda - Creative Time Reports | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Photographs capture sorrow, anger and glimpses of hope in Uganda, where pastors and politicians alike have inveighed against same-sex relations, leading many gays and lesbians to experience eviction, job loss, estrangement and assault.
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Launch of the Social Justice and Native Title Report 2013 | Australian Human Rights Commission

Launch of the Social Justice and Native Title Report 2013 | Australian Human Rights Commission | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
RT @AGargett: Launch of the Social Justice and Native Title Report 2013 http://t.co/2rS6kxxcsC #Indigenous
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Thousands march in Honduras to protest election result - Los Angeles Times

Thousands march in Honduras to protest election result - Los Angeles Times | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Aljazeera.com Thousands march in Honduras to protest election result Los Angeles Times MEXICO CITY — Thousands of leftists marched in the Honduran capital of Tegucigalpa on Sunday to protest — peacefully but vehemently — the Nov.
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Over 300,000 People March In Kiev Against Regime

Over 300,000 People March In Kiev Against Regime | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A protest by about 300,000 Ukrainians angered by their government's decision to freeze integration with the West turned violent Sunday, when a group of demonstrators besieged the president's office and police drove them back...
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The Barefoot Guide Connection

The Barefoot Guide Connection | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
A global community of practice producing free Barefoot Guides and fresh resources to stimulate transformative approaches to social change
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Bonfires, borscht, humor in Kiev protest camp - U-T San Diego

Bonfires, borscht, humor in Kiev protest camp - U-T San Diego | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Bonfires, borscht, humor in Kiev protest camp U-T San Diego In this Monday, Dec. 2, 2013 file photo an elderly Ukrainian protester chants slogans during a rally at the central Independence square in Kiev, Ukraine.
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No Longer an Afterthought: Why Gender Matters in Social Justice Activism - Institute of Development Studies

No Longer an Afterthought: Why Gender Matters in Social Justice Activism - Institute of Development Studies | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Institute of Development Studies No Longer an Afterthought: Why Gender Matters in Social Justice Activism Institute of Development Studies Gender should never be an afterthought.
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US fast-food workers in strike

US fast-food workers in strike | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Fast-food workers in several cities across the US stage a 24-hour strike in protest against low wages.
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Les Watts's curator insight, December 7, 2013 11:50 PM

This is a worldwide phenomenon  and has to be changed. I would advocate a general strike until wages reflect a living wage.

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Summer 2013 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine

Summer 2013 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Summer 2013 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine
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This is where I work during the day. I do SPAN by night:)

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Florida cop arrested for refusing to remove Guy Fawkes mask in ...

Florida cop arrested for refusing to remove Guy Fawkes mask in ... | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
A Florida police officer who was protesting US President Obama's newly implemented healthcare law has been arrested because he refused to take off a Guy Fawkes mask he was wearing at a demonstration. Ericson Harrell ...
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Ukrainians Continue to Protest Their Government Following Failed No-Confidence Effort

Ukrainians Continue to Protest Their Government Following Failed No-Confidence Effort | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
On Tuesday, a failed no-confidence vote in the Ukrainian parliament did little to dispel protesters who have flooded the capital of Kiev.
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Child Protection Workers On Brink Of Strike In L.A. County, CA - Social Justice Solutions

Child Protection Workers On Brink Of Strike In L.A. County, CA - Social Justice Solutions | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Social Justice Solutions Child Protection Workers On Brink Of Strike In L.A.
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Thank You, Malala Yousafzai, for Inspiring Us to Activism - RH Reality Check

Thank You, Malala Yousafzai, for Inspiring Us to Activism - RH Reality Check | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Thank You, Malala Yousafzai, for Inspiring Us to Activism RH Reality Check Although many activists are not threatened to the extent that Yousafzai was, it is important to remember that no matter where you come from, how old you are, or what your...
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Amid Unrest, Ukrainian President Defends Choice on Accords - New York Times

Amid Unrest, Ukrainian President Defends Choice on Accords - New York Times | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
New York Times Amid Unrest, Ukrainian President Defends Choice on Accords New York Times KIEV, Ukraine — Even as thousands of protesters occupied Independence Square, blockaded the Cabinet Ministry and continued to demand his resignation, President...
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Ukraine rocked by largest street protests since Orange Revolution - The Guardian

Ukraine rocked by largest street protests since Orange Revolution - The Guardian | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
The Guardian Ukraine rocked by largest street protests since Orange Revolution The Guardian Ukraine saw its largest popular protests since the 2004 Orange Revolution on Sunday when at least 300,000 people took to the streets calling for the...
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