July 29, 2014  Posted by admin at 10:10 am News  Comments Off
Britain: Pro-Palestine protesters occupy BBC Bristol, burn TV licences

Palestine solidarity protesters burned their TV licences in front of BBC Bristol’s HQ on July 28 in protest at the broadcaster’s biased coverage of Israel’s onslaught on Gaza. Peace activists began their occupation of BBC Bristol’s grounds on July 23. The act of civil disobedience came after campaigners handed a dossier to BBC bosses providing [...]

 
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Just over 60 minibus drivers this morning protested against the planned Occupy Central sit-in, by parking their buses the length of busy Fa Yuen Street in Mong Kok. The protest, which lasted a few hours, was organised by the Public Light Bus General Association, which represents over 700 drivers of unregulated red minibuses as well [...]

 
 July 29, 2014  Posted by admin at 7:44 am News No Responses »

Just over 60 minibus drivers this morning protested against the planned Occupy Central sit-in, by parking their buses the length of busy Fa Yuen Street in Mong Kok. The protest, which lasted a few hours, was organised by the Public Light Bus General Association, which represents over 700 drivers of unregulated red minibuses as well [...]

 
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Source Article from http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1561746/about-60-minibus-drivers-stage-sit-against-planned-occupy-central60 minibus drivers stage sit-in against planned Occupy Central protest – South China Morning Post (subscription)http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNGG6OtlnmEHrL56QChcHK5MjnDHgg&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&ei=UjPXU4D8KqqG8QHurIGIAw&url=http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1561746/about-60-minibus-drivers-stage-sit-against-planned-occupy-centralhttp://news.google.com/news?q=occupy+protest&hl=en&safe=off&gl=us&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.,cf.osb&biw=1608&bih=848&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rssoccupy protest – Google NewsGoogle Newshttp://www.gstatic.com/news-static/img/logo/en_us/news.gif

 
 July 29, 2014  Posted by admin at 4:10 am News  Comments Off

The five leading business chambers formed a united front yesterday to oppose Occupy Central, warning that the pro-democracy civil disobedience movement might inflict damage on the city’s economy like that caused by the political protests in Thailand. “When the red shirts and yellow shirts were … occupying certain parts of Bangkok, tourism numbers began to [...]

 
 July 28, 2014  Posted by admin at 10:07 pm News  Comments Off
1000 Spanish Trade Unionists Will Attempt To Occupy Gibraltar On August 29 In ...

An activist trade union in Spain’s southern region of Andalusia, the Andalusian Workers’ Union (SAT), has announced it intends to “occupy the Rock of Gibraltar” with 1,000 protestors, flags and banners on August 29 to demonstrate against tax havens, fishing rights, the British military base and sovereignty. Diego Cañamero, the spokesman for the SAT trade [...]

 
 July 28, 2014  Posted by admin at 10:07 pm News  Comments Off

The five leading business chambers formed a united front yesterday to oppose Occupy Central, warning that the pro-democracy civil disobedience movement might inflict damage on the city’s economy like that caused by the political protests in Thailand. “When the red shirts and yellow shirts were … occupying certain parts of Bangkok, tourism numbers began to [...]

 
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The inflatable cobblestone is a large blow up silver cube. It was devised by the Eclectic Electric Collective and used during strikes and protests in Berlin and Barcelona in 2012. And may pop up at a protest near you some time soon. Designed to be thrown at the police instead of actual cobblestones – the [...]

 
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A group of protesters are occupying part of the University of Birmingham today in response to the institution’s decision to ban two pupils last week. The protesters acting under the name of Defend Education Birmingham say the demonstration is needed to defend the “democratic right to dissent on campus”at all English universities. Last week, one [...]

 
 July 28, 2014  Posted by admin at 12:43 pm News No Responses »

A group of protesters are occupying part of the University of Birmingham today in response to the institution’s decision to ban two pupils last week. The protesters acting under the name of Defend Education Birmingham say the demonstration is needed to defend the “democratic right to dissent on campus”at all English universities. Last week, one [...]