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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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Old-style politics will collapse like the Berlin wall

Old-style politics will collapse like the Berlin wall | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Neal Lawson: Outside Westminster's walls, the world is teaming with innovation and collective endeavour to build a good society – but we still need political parties
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Sentenced in Saudi Arabia for peaceful activism - Washington Post

Sentenced in Saudi Arabia for peaceful activism - Washington Post | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Sentenced in Saudi Arabia for peaceful activism Washington Post Interior Ministry officials think they can end this fledgling activism simply by throwing the most prominent activists in prison for long periods, but we've already progressed beyond...
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Brotherhood Says Protest Crackdown Recalls Egypt Under Mubarak

Brotherhood Says Protest Crackdown Recalls Egypt Under Mubarak | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood is criticizing the country's security forces for breaking up anti-government protests, saying the forceful dispersals are reminiscent of tactics employed unde...
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24 activists detained for defying Egypt protest law - Politics - Egypt - Ahram Online

24 activists detained for defying Egypt protest law - Politics - Egypt - Ahram Online | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
24,activists,detained,for,defying,Egypt,protest,law,-,Politics,,-,Egypt (RT @ahramonline: 24 activists detained for defying #Egypt protest law http://t.co/gVy9LmqmC7)...
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Angola: Crackdown on Opposition Protest - Human Rights Watch

Angola: Crackdown on Opposition Protest Human Rights Watch “The government's killing of an activist and the mass arrests and dispersal with teargas of peaceful protesters is only increasing public discontent.Opposition parties and activists have...
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Merseyside on the breadline - how people are struggling to cope

Merseyside on the breadline - how people are struggling to cope | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
In the first of a five-part series, Paddy Shennan meets the people fighting the war against poverty
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Putting the art into party politics

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Some of the biggest names in British art have been at the inaugural Art Party Conference, an alternative political party conference in Scarborough.
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W Cape launches 16 Days of Activism campaign - South African Broadcasting Corporation

W Cape launches 16 Days of Activism campaign - South African Broadcasting Corporation | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
South African Broadcasting Corporation W Cape launches 16 Days of Activism campaign South African Broadcasting Corporation "There's numerous compelling images that will be posted daily during the 16 days of activism.
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Thousands in Pakistan Protest American Drone Strikes - New York Times

Thousands in Pakistan Protest American Drone Strikes - New York Times | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
NPR (blog) Thousands in Pakistan Protest American Drone Strikes New York Times ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Thousands of people gathered Saturday in the northwestern city Peshawar to protest American drone strikes inside Pakistani territory and vowed to...
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Gay Rights Activists Protest "Russia Day" At The New York Stock Exchange - BuzzFeed

Gay Rights Activists Protest "Russia Day" At The New York Stock Exchange - BuzzFeed | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
The New Civil Rights Movement Gay Rights Activists Protest "Russia Day" At The New York Stock Exchange BuzzFeed Inside the NYSE, attendees celebrated the third annual Russia Day, but outside, activists gathered to protest human rights violations...
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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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Indigenous Continental Summits: The International Politics of Resistance

Indigenous Continental Summits: The International Politics of Resistance | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Indigeneity is not exactly where one looks for world politics. Yet it is probably one of the hip sites of global governance today. Indigenous peoples are e
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ROAR Magazine

ROAR is an online journal of the radical imagination providing grassroots perspectives from the front-lines of the global struggle for real democracy.
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Reverend Billy faces year in prison for JP Morgan Chase toad protest

Reverend Billy faces year in prison for JP Morgan Chase toad protest | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Billy Talen to stand trial for preaching on bank's environmental record accompanied by choir members wearing toad hats (Reverend Billy faces year in prison for JP Morgan Chase toad protest http://t.co/KQJ6IfeLzW...
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Egyptian police crack down on demonstrators decrying protest law

Egyptian police crack down on demonstrators decrying protest law | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Dozens of demonstrators demanding the revocation of a new protest law clashed with Egyptian security forces in Cairo Tuesday.
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China's Veil of Civil Rights Oppression - New York Times

China's Veil of Civil Rights Oppression - New York Times | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
China's Veil of Civil Rights Oppression New York Times TAIPEI, Taiwan — The Third Plenum, a gathering of Chinese Communist Party leaders to set economic policy, ended this month with a raft of economic and social reforms that were praised by...
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Ukraine: EU protest clashes as Tymoshenko starts hunger strike - euronews

Ukraine: EU protest clashes as Tymoshenko starts hunger strike - euronews | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
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Ukraine: EU protest clashes as Tymoshenko starts hunger strike
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There have been increasingly ugly scenes in Ukraine as pro-EU protesters and police clashed in the centre of Kyiv.
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Thousands of Ukrainians Protest Scrapping of Trade Pact With EU - New York Times

Thousands of Ukrainians Protest Scrapping of Trade Pact With EU - New York Times | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
The Guardian Thousands of Ukrainians Protest Scrapping of Trade Pact With EU New York Times KIEV, Ukraine — Tens of thousands of people marched through downtown Kiev on Sunday to protest the government's decision last week to abandon far-reaching...
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Russia: “Foreign Agents” Law Hits Hundreds of NGOs: Updated November 20, 2013 | Human Rights Watch

Russia: “Foreign Agents” Law Hits Hundreds of NGOs: Updated November 20, 2013 | Human Rights Watch | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
In early March 2013 the Russian government launched an unprecedented, nationwide campaign of inspections of thousands of nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) to identify advocacy groups the government deems “foreign agents” and force them to register...
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Women activists march for global activism against violence - Fiji Times

Women activists march for global activism against violence - Fiji Times | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Women activists march for global activism against violence Fiji Times NADI Town came to a standstill as women and children marched through the streets launching 16 days of activism against violence against women in Nadi yesterday.
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10 Dreamers You Should Know More About

10 Dreamers You Should Know More About | Activism, Protest, Citizen Movements, Social Justice | Scoop.it
Gaby Pacheco Gaby, born in Ecuador, is one of the best known Dreamers.
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