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Trump Blames Protests, Leaks On Obama By
(REPORT) — In an interview with Fox & Friends that aired early Tuesday morning, President Trump blamed former President Obama for protests against him and other Republicans, as well as “possibly” some of the...
Riot Charge Levied Against Journalists Covering Dakota Access Pipeline Protests By
BISMARCK (REPORT) — At least five journalists have been charged with engaging in a riot while covering Dakota Access Pipeline protests, an offense that would carry a stiffer penalty under a proposal before the North Dakota Legislature. The Senate Judiciary Committee...
Brazil’s Manufactured Coup: The ‘Shock Doctrine’ Returns To Latin America By
BRASILIA, Brazil — Harsh austerity. A 20-year public spending freeze. A non-elected government. A coup backed by the United States and corporate world. This is the new reality that Brazil has faced following the impeachment and ouster of the democratically-elected...
Protests Continue For 2nd Day Against Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’ By
(REPORT) — Protests erupted for a second day in several U.S. cities Sunday as people took to the streets against President Donald Trump’s executive order banning citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States, even those with valid...
An Open Letter To The J20 Protesters By
Dear J20 Protesters,     These are not emotionless times in the United States of America. Anger is running high all across the country. If you have a moment, I urge you to calmly please consider just a few things I have to say. I’m not a Trump supporter, but...
4 Killed, 700 Arrested In Mexico Protests Following Neoliberal Reforms By
(REPORT) — Protests over a double-digit hike in gasoline prices in Mexico continue in at least 22 states of the country, officials said on Friday, as they confirmed that the wave of violent lootings and blockades has left three people dead and at least 700 arrested. Business...
Activists Gain Resolve From Civil Rights Vets Post-Election By
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — It became clear to Javier Benavidez that Donald Trump would win the presidency around 2 a.m. after polls closed on Election Day. The Albuquerque activist had helped organize two anti-Trump protests in New Mexico and strongly opposed the Republican’s...
Ant-Trump, Pro-Migrant Protests Held In Several US Cities By
To denounce U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s anti-immigrant stance, thousands of people staged protests in several U.S. cities this Sunday, the same day the world celebrated International Migrants Day. Across Washington, D.C., New York, Los Angeles and Denver, protesters...
New UN Report Warns Another Arab Spring Is Looming By
A UN report has warned the Middle East could face a new “Arab Spring” as young people struggling to find jobs and a place in society turn to “more direct, more violent” means to have their voices heard. The Arab Development Report, released on...
Oregon Is Epicenter As Trump Protests Surge Across Nation By
PORTLAND, Ore. — Another night of nationwide protests against Donald Trump’s election came to a head in Portland, where thousands marched and some smashed store windows, lit firecrackers and sparked a dumpster blaze. Police termed the protest a riot and used “less...