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Spanish Anger at Austerity Spills Into the Streets
Tens of thousands of Spaniards fed up with the economic misery caused by austerity measures and waving banners against bankers marched this weekend to mark the first anniversary of the grassroots "Indignados" movement that has sparked similar protests around the world. Police arrested 18 people in...
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Tim DeChristopher arrives with his legal team at the Frank Moss Federal Courthouse on Wednesday. News
Tim DeChristopher: Oil Lease Bids Stopped Greater Crime
Launching appeal, convicted climate activist’s legal team gets 15 minutes to appeal 2-year sentence
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Spain Proposes 'Draconian' Anti-Protest Measures
Spain announced yesterday proposed changes to the country's penal code that many see as an attempt to clamp down on protests, silence dissent and dismantle democracy. The changes, Spanish interior minister Jorge Fernandez Diaz said, were needed to toughen up punishment against street vandalism that...
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Student Protesters in Montreal Stage 'Marathon' Day of Action
On strike over tuition fee increase, organizers commit to “marathon of intensive vindication”
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Supporters of the jailed environmental activist Tim DeChristopher are raising new concern about his treatment behind bars. News
Incarcerated Climate Activist Tim DeChristopher Moved to Restricted Cell
Supporters of jailed environmentalist build campaign against move, call attention to injustice of his imprisonment
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Tens of Thousands Rally in Quebec Against Tuition Increases
Following weeks of protests, today's rally markest biggest protest yet
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Canadians Fight Tar Sands Pipeline
First Nation, opponents shut down main street in Prince Rupert, B.C.
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No Retirement for the Good: A Testimonial for (Uncle) Dan Berrigan
Last weekend, Pax Christi Metro NYC honored Father Daniel Berrigan, SJ as part of its Peacemaking Through the Arts Winter Benefit. Outside, the weather was icy, but, inside, friends gathered from as far away as Montreal, Canada, to celebrate Dan. I was invited to give a “testimonial” about a man I...
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Occupy Wall Street: Why Now? What's Next?
Naomi Klein and Yotam Marom in Conversation About Occupy Wall Street
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Occupy Montreal Protesters Branded by Police
Some members of the Occupy Montreal movement are considering legal action against the Montreal police after they were branded without their consent. Police expelled the group of protesters from Victoria Square last Friday, as part of the group handcuffed themselves to the outdoor kitchen. "The...
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