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Activist artist flashes messages of protest on Trump border-wall prototypes

Added: 22.11.2017 19:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

The images included the Statue of Liberty, a lucha libre mask, and a ladder that stretched to the top of the wall.

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Christmas cancelled: Riot police and protestors clash - smoke bombs erupt on Paris streets

Added: 22.11.2017 17:28 | 0 views | 0 comments

ARMED police faced a riot on the streets of Paris after at least 100 demonstrators descended on the Champs Elysee in protest over the closure of a Christmas market.


Pipeline protester's elderly endangerment case dismissed

Added: 22.11.2017 11:15 | 1 views | 0 comments

Authorities have dismissed one of two criminal cases against a Bismarck woman accused of abusing her elderly mother during protests against the Dakota Access oil pipeline.

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Roommate contamination case prompts protest

Added: 21.11.2017 19:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

Brianna Brochu faces charges for smearing bodily fluids on her roommate's belongings, causing her to become ill. A protest formed outside the courthouse where Brochu was arraigned to urge the prosecutors to consider this a hate crime. (Nov. 21)

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FBI, Justice Department to investigate St. Louis-area police

Added: 20.11.2017 15:25 | 0 views | 0 comments

A federal investigation will look into possible civil rights violations by police in the St. Louis area in the two months since protests broke out after a white former police officer was acquitted in the shooting death of a black suspect.


Nebraska Approves Controversial Alternative Route For Keystone XL Pipeline

Added: 20.11.2017 14:40 | 0 views | 0 comments

The $8 billion Keystone XL pipeline cleared a major hurdle on Monday when the Nebraska Public Service Commission certified the pipeline to run through the state amid protests from environmental groups, according to National Public Radio. The commission is "an elected panel of four Republicans and one Democrat," according to the New York Times who voted 3-2 to clear the way for the pipeline linking Canada's Alberta oil sands to refineries in the United States. The regulators rejected TransCanada's preferred route through Nebraska, suggesting an alternative path that would be further east and avoid the state's Sandhills region.“We are going to fight like hell to make sure this pipeline never...

Missouri approves using pigs for research, despite protests

Added: 20.11.2017 9:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

The University of Missouri says it will continue to use live pigs to train emergency room doctors, despite protests involving national and local advocates.

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Zimbabwe's Mugabe passes deadline to resign; now impeachment

Added: 20.11.2017 7:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

Longtime President Robert Mugabe ignored a midday deadline set by the ruling party to step down or face impeachment proceedings, while Zimbabweans stunned by his lack of resignation during a national address vowed more protests to make him leave.
"Arrogant Mugabe disregards Zanu PF," one newspaper...


Puerto Rican march in D.C. protests hurricane relief effort

Added: 19.11.2017 18:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

Washington D.C.’s National Mall became a protester's stage for Puerto Rico.


Zimbabwe president defies mounting pressure to leave office

Added: 19.11.2017 17:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe defied calls to quit Sunday, saying he will preside over a ruling party congress in December in an announcement that could trigger impeachment proceedings this week and more protests demanding his ouster.
In a televised address, the 93-year-old Mugabe acknowledged...


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