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10 Arrested in Bahrain Protest Crackdown - Democracy Now

10 Arrested in Bahrain Protest Crackdown - Democracy Now | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
Democracy Now10 Arrested in Bahrain Protest CrackdownDemocracy NowTen people were arrested in Bahrain on Friday when government forces disrupted a pro-democracy protest.
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Occupy Wall Street and the Return of Worker Solidarity in America - Care2.com (blog)

Occupy Wall Street and the Return of Worker Solidarity in America - Care2.com (blog) | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
NPROccupy Wall Street and the Return of Worker Solidarity in AmericaCare2.com (blog)As the global Occupy movement gets ready to celebrate its first official birthday, many will attempt to summarize and quantify its accomplishments.
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A Statement From The Occupy Student Debt Campaign

Everybody is now talking about the student debt crisis, but nothing is being done about it.

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Anonymous calls for ‘ #Occupy movement' in several Indian cities

Anonymous calls for ‘ #Occupy movement' in several Indian cities | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
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What happened to the Occupy movement?

What happened to the Occupy movement? | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
Although media coverage has dwindled, Occupy cells are alive and well all over the United States - and beyond.
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Moscow police detain 40 as gay activists demand right to hold parade, face ... - Washington Post

Moscow police detain 40 as gay activists demand right to hold parade, face ... - Washington Post | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
Kansas City StarMoscow police detain 40 as gay activists demand right to hold parade, face ...Washington PostAfter police broke up that protest, another group tried to stage a second protest at city hall, but once again police moved in and detained...
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#NATO, protests getting attention in #Chicago-area classrooms - Chicago Tribune

#NATO, protests getting attention in #Chicago-area classrooms - Chicago Tribune | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
Chicago TribuneNATO, protests getting attention in Chicago-area classroomsChicago TribuneBeyond the protesters, the increased security and the likely traffic jams, the NATO summit is bringing lessons in history, politics and free speech into...
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Rallies in California protest social service cuts - San Francisco Chronicle

Rallies in California protest social service cuts - San Francisco Chronicle | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
Rallies in California protest social service cutsSan Francisco ChronicleAt the peaceful demonstration in downtown San Jose, protesters said the cuts were even more galling because of the immense wealth in neighboring Silicon Valley.
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Hundreds of 'Occupy' protesters in heart of London - AFP

Hundreds of 'Occupy' protesters in heart of London - AFP | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
AFPHundreds of 'Occupy' protesters in heart of LondonAFPLONDON — Several hundred Occupy protesters took to the streets of the City of London on Saturday, calling for an end to "predatory capitalism" after their movement declared a global day of...
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UC Davis sues bank over its decision to pull out of campus - The Sacramento Bee

UC Davis sues bank over its decision to pull out of campus - The Sacramento Bee | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
In continuing fallout from the Occupy campus protests at UC Davis, the university has filed a lawsuit against U.S. Bank, alleging breach of contract.
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Will Occupy Create Another World or Another Left? | The Nation

Will Occupy Create Another World or Another Left? | The Nation | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
In a leaderless movement, ego, anger and personal priorities must be given up in service of collective needs. (Will Occupy Create Another World or Another Left?
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Egypt judges send 293 to trial for violent protest

Egypt judges send 293 to trial for violent protest | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
Investigating judges are sending 293 Egyptians to trial on charges of resisting authorities.
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Occupy London activists stage St Paul's protest

Occupy London activists stage St Paul's protest | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
LONDON (AP) — Several supporters of the anti-corporate Occupy movement chained themselves to the pulpit of St. Paul's Cathedral during a service on Sunday in an action marking the anniversary of its now-dismantled ...
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HSBC Takes Legal Action Against 'Occupy' Protesters

HSBC Takes Legal Action Against 'Occupy' Protesters | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
HSBC Holdings PLC (HBC) said Monday it is seeking the right to evict an encampment of protesters who have been occupying the ground floor of the bank's Hong Kong headquarters since October, drawing inspiration from the Occupy Wall Street protests...
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#Phoenix City Prosecutor's Office Sides With #Occupy Protestors, Dismisses Cases

#Phoenix City Prosecutor's Office Sides With #Occupy Protestors, Dismisses Cases | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
Phoenix City Prosecutor's Office Sides With Occupy Protestors, Dismisses CasesAlbany Times UnionThe Phoenix City Prosecutor's office made a bold statement in its Motion to Dismiss 20 cases against Occupy Phoenix protesters yesterday, citing Paul...
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Why Activists in the US and Around the World Should be Learning from #Montreal Student Strikers | | AlterNet

Why Activists in the US and Around the World Should be Learning from #Montreal Student Strikers | | AlterNet | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it

 

 

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Collateral Damage in the War on Protesters: Neighbors of the NATO3 Cuffed, Held at Gunpoint | | AlterNet

Collateral Damage in the War on Protesters: Neighbors of the NATO3 Cuffed, Held at Gunpoint | | AlterNet | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
In this exclusive, neighbors of activists accused of...
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Occupy Baltimore to protest G8 Summit in Thurmont - Baltimore Sun

Occupy Baltimore to protest G8 Summit in Thurmont - Baltimore Sun | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
Occupy Baltimore to protest G8 Summit in ThurmontBaltimore SunBy Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun Members of the Occupy Baltimore movement will be protesting the G8 Summit at Camp David this weekend from the nearby town of Thurmont, according to...
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8 arrested in protest at Obama campaign headquarters - Chicago Tribune

8 arrested in protest at Obama campaign headquarters - Chicago Tribune | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
KGMI8 arrested in protest at Obama campaign headquartersChicago TribuneDozens of peace activists picketed Monday at President Barack Obama's campaign headquarters, marking the first organized demonstration — and first arrests — in a weeklong slate...
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Police arrest 9 'Occupy the Farm' protesters at Berkeley - Reuters

Police arrest 9 'Occupy the Farm' protesters at Berkeley - Reuters | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
USA TODAYPolice arrest 9 'Occupy the Farm' protesters at BerkeleyReutersA group calling itself Occupy the Farm, an offshoot of the anti-Wall Street activists who launched last fall's Occupy Wall Street movement protesting corporate greed and bank ...
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The Corporate Media\'s Attempt to Kill the Occupy Movement

The Corporate Media\'s Attempt to Kill the Occupy Movement | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
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20 Occupy Albany cases dismissed after DA declines to prosecute

20 Occupy Albany cases dismissed after DA declines to prosecute | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
Soares has refused to prosecute nonviolent protesters who are exercising their First Amendment rights without damaging property or injuring police — a stance he reiterated last week when Occupy Albany prepared to return to the downtown parks in...
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Occupy Homes MN defies eviction order, defends family facing foreclosure

Occupy Homes MN defies eviction order, defends family facing foreclosure | Peoples' Movements and Protest Culture | Scoop.it
African American newspaper serving Minneapolis, and St. Paul.
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