Posted in Crime Ecuador Protests

More than 50 inmates killed in riots sparked by rival gangs clashing for control at three prisons in Ecuador

More than 50 inmates have been confirmed dead following a series of riots at three prisons in Ecuador, authorities announced. The uprisings were reported Tuesday…

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Posted in Crime Politics Protests

ROGER KIMBALL: WHY WE NEED AN INQUIRY INTO JANUARY 6TH. “Five people died at or near the Capitol that day. None was murdered by the protesters.

Ashli Babbitt, a pro-Trump activist, was shot in the neck at close range, apparently by a law enforcement officer, and died of the wound. That…

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Posted in Myanmar Protests

Two Killed During Protests And Unrest In Myanmar

Police reportedly confronted protesters and ship workers who were striking in the country’s second-largest city during a standoff that lasted hours. Some of the demonstrators…

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Posted in BLM Crime Protests

Man gets 3 years for brandishing hatchet, driving truck toward BLM protestors

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man was sentenced to three years in jail for brandishing a hatchet and driving his truck toward a…

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Posted in India Protests

What the crackdown on farmers’ protests says about the future of democracy in India

On this week’s episode of Worldly,we discuss how a real policy debate in India turned ugly. The farmers’ protests in India had already turned ugly — and then global…

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Posted in Israel Protests

Several violent incidents as anti-Netanyahu protesters rally for 34th week

3 suspects detained by police after demonstrators report assaults, threats; In Kiryat Ono, woman allegedly threatens protesters with a plastic gun Anti-Netanyahu protesters rallied across…

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Posted in Myanmar Protests

Myanmar military releases more than 23,000 prisoners as protests against coup continue

CNN)Myanmar’s new ruling junta is releasing tens of thousands of prisoners Friday as angry protests against the military coup continue for the seventh straight day….

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Posted in CLIMATEGATE India Protests

Greta Thunberg Accidentally Posts Doc with Talking Points on India Protests, Faces Criminal Probe

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg drew the ire of police prosecutors in India on Thursday after she used social media to offer running commentary and…

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Posted in Protests

Thousands protest in Arab cities after student killed in shootout

Thousands of Arab Israelis are protesting in Tamra, Umm al-Fahm and Nazareth over a fatal shootout between cops and criminals on Monday night. Two men…

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Posted in Protests Russia

Russia moves to isolate Navalny allies, shut part of central Moscow ahead of protests

MOSCOW, Jan 29 (Reuters) – A Russian court ordered on Friday that the brother and several allies of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny be put…

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