Blog Posts - Protests

Ferguson Grand Jury Decision Coming On Or After November 15?

Many Americans are wondering when a St. Louis grand jury’s decision on whether or not to charge Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown is coming. Some speculate an announcement might be made as soon as Monday a...
by Survival And Prosperity on Nov 10, 2014

MEXICO - Unsolved Mystery of Missing Students

"Unsolved mystery of missing Mexican students sparks protest – Part 1" PBS NewsHour 10/31/2014JUDY WOODRUFF (NewsHour):  We turn now to Mexico for a disturbing story of dozens of college students gone missing and the hunt to find what happened...
by Mage Soapbox on Nov 1, 2014

Hungary Suspends Internet Tax After Huge Protests

Following large-scale protests, Hungary’s prime minister said Friday that the government would suspend a planned tax on Internet use and reconsider the matter next year. A scheme to make Internet service providers pay 150 forints ($0.62) per gi...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Oct 31, 2014

NSFW VIDEO: Ferguson’s “Peaceful” Protestors Threatening Innocent White Man! Racist? or Not?

Ct Patriot: This is turning into exactly what the Obama regime wants and has always wanted. A full blown race-war on the streets of America. Giving them the crisis they have so desired to finally crack the whip on the American citizen and declare mar...
by Ct Patriots Blog on Oct 26, 2014

Hong Kong Protesters Deny Foreign Link

Pro-democracy activists have strongly denied Hong Kong leader CY Leung’s claim that “external forces” are involved in protests in the territory. Student activist Alex Chow said the leader’s comments... Read More...

Prison Break: Made In Nigeria, Kirikiri Medium Prison

Y’all still remember that film right? Yeah, and Our beloved country Nigeria just got a ‘Nigerian’ rendition of the movie just without the props… A very big trouble was... Read More...

Prison Break: Made In Nigeria, Kirikiri Medium Prison

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by Jobs & Scholarships in Nigeria on Oct 11, 2014

Police Rule Out Street Protests In Ekiti

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#HONGKONG: Pro-Government Mobs Swarm Protesters to Shut Down Demonstration

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by World Politics News on Oct 4, 2014

EDUCATION - Protests Against Local School Board Advanced Placement History Plan

"AP History class standards spark fight over patriotism and censorship" PBS NewsHour 10/2/2014ExcerptGWEN IFILL (NewsHour):  There are protests again tonight in suburban Denver in Colorado’s second largest school district, where students have...
by Mage Soapbox on Oct 3, 2014

#HONGKONG: Protest Groups Call Off Talks With Gov't Officials; Decry Violence

[world politics news]Student organizers in Hong Kong protesting restrictions imposed by Mainland Communists on 2017 elections in the territory say police are not protecting them against violent counter-protesters, and have as a result called off poli...
by World Politics News on Oct 3, 2014

Hong Kong: Chinese Tourists Getting More Than They Bargained for During Golden Week

Hong Kong is a favoured travel destination for Chinese tourists. Unaware of the democracy protests rockins the city, they are getting more than they bargained for as they arrive to go shopping and sightseeing.
by Accidental TravelWriter on Oct 2, 2014

#HONGKONG: Protests Intensify; Financial Dist. Shut Down on Chinese National Day

[world politics news]Students and other demonstrators in Hong Kong continued to maintain control throughout the Admiralty business district everywhere but the government headquarters. They are protesting China’s central government's decision to con...
by World Politics News on Oct 1, 2014

#HONGKONG: Chief Executive Leung Chun-Ying Speaks: Protests Will Not Change His Mind; Calls For End of Street Demonstrations

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by World Politics News on Sep 30, 2014

Hong Kong: National Day Fireworks Over Victoria Harbour Cancelled

The Hong Kong government cancels the National Day Fireworks Display, which was scheduled to take place over Victoria Harbour on 1 October amid growing political and social tensions in the city.
by Accidental TravelWriter on Sep 30, 2014

Korean Unions Protest Hyundai’s $10B Headquarters

Not everyone is pleased about Hyundai Motor Co. going “Gangnam Style.” The South Korean automaker faces more labor unrest following the group's decision to spend $10 billion for a plot of land in Seoul's most fashionable Gangnam district. To see...
by The Detroit Bureau on Sep 29, 2014

#HONGKONG: Pro-Democracy Demonstrations Intensify, Social Media Unites the World

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by World Politics News on Sep 29, 2014

Time to Stop the Abstract Reference to “New Media”

    In their USIP report on “New Media and Contentious Politics” Aday and associates identified five levels of analysis in which new media and political conflict intersect. The five levels are pretty straightforward but useful. Still, I...
by Peace and Conflict Politics on Sep 28, 2014

WALL STREET - Climate Change Protests

"Protesters converge on Wall Street to call attention to climate change" PBS NewsHour 9/22/2014GWEN IFILL (NewsHour):  More than 100 world leaders are gathering at the U.N. tomorrow to discuss the impact of climate change and to try to move towa...
by Mage Soapbox on Sep 24, 2014

protestr (Web) - a platform for organizing and finding protests in your area

protestr (Web) - a platform for organizing and finding protests in your area protestr allows protest organizers to connect with protesters to plan effective, well-coordinated protests. Users can easily see which protests are in their immediate area a...
by Bir Fikrin mi Var on Sep 15, 2014

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