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Two Student Protesters Killed in Nicaragua Church Siege

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Paramilitary forces backed by Nicaragua’s government fired on a Managua church where student protesters had sought refuge. Source: NYT > World
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Trump Says, ‘They Like Me a Lot in the U.K.’ 100,000 Protesters May Disagree.

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Demonstrations are planned for every stage of President Trump’s visit, despite an itinerary that seems designed to keep him out of sight. Source: NYT > World
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Poland Purges Supreme Court, and Protesters Take to Streets

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[unable to retrieve full-text content] Demonstrations erupted in dozens of cities across the country as the right-wing governing party consolidated its power and escalated a clash with the European Union. Source: NYT > World
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Jordan’s Prime Minister Quits as Protesters Demand an End to Austerity

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Many residents of Jordan trace their origin to the Palestinian territories, so anything involving those talks is politically delicate. The Persian Gulf monarchs have shown more interest in building a common front against Iran with Washington [...]
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Gaza Protesters Charge Fence; 3 Killed, 100s Wounded

3 months ago | 0 comment
Reminded that Israel’s critics have denounced the country for attacking unarmed demonstrators with deadly force, Colonel Conricus said: “They aren’t the ones defending Israeli citizens from a hateful mob of thousands of Palestinians. [...]
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In Just a Week, ‘Nicaragua Changed’ as Protesters Cracked a Leader’s Grip

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Demonstrators — many of them members of Mr. Ortega’s own party — have burned vehicles and barricaded intersections. Thousands have swarmed streets around the country, condemning government censorship and the killing of protesters. [...]
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7 Killed in Gaza as Palestinian Protesters Face Off With Israeli Soldiers

3 months ago | 0 comment
Israeli news outlets reported that Palestinians had built an ancient war machine — a trebuchet, or slingshot-like catapult — to hurl heavy stones or even burning tires at the Israeli side. The reports included photos of the trebuchet [...]
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Protesters take to the streets — but can they take Congress?

4 months ago | 0 comment
There’s energy on the streets, Joe Biden told a few dozen House Democrats in a private session this week, and it should be enough to produce a blue wave in November — but only if they figure out how to harness it. “If we don’t win [...]
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Protesters march in D.C. for gun control

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Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Student Jaclyn Corin (right) and Yolanda Renee King,, grand daughter of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., walk out before addressing rally attendees. King spoke of her grandfather’s famous “I have [...]
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Anti-Fascist Protesters Rally in Italy as Mussolini’s Heirs Gain Ground

5 months ago | 0 comment
As the elections approach, politically inspired violence has become an almost daily occurrence. This month, a fascist extremist who carried a candle with an image of Mussolini opened fire on African immigrants in Macerata, wounding at [...]