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Sudanese supporters turn against Imam for protesting against President Bashir

Image copyright Reuters Caption Protesters marched in Khartoum on Friday An influential Sudanese imam had to be removed from a mosque in the capital, Khartoum, after the worshipers confronted him with not leading protests against embattled President Omar al-Bashir. In a video released on social media, a man named Imam Abdul Hai Yusuf, who often supports the government, screams, "Get …

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The Statue of Liberty climber protesting against the Trump administration was found guilty

A woman who climbed the Statue of Liberty this summer in protest against the Trump government was found guilty on Monday of "dangerous stunts" by federal prosecutors calling vulnerable police officers. Therese "Patricia" Okoumou was charged with abuse, interference with official functions and disorderly behavior following the July 4 event, for which she did not plead guilty. Okoumou faces a …

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Groups across New York are protesting against Amazon's HQ2

After Amazon announced Queens, New York and Arlington, Virginia as sites for its HQ2, many residents in both cities have spoken out against the decision. The announcement came after months of tender wars between US cities. Several sites offered billions in tax exemptions and the opportunity to avoid exhausting land verification processes. In New York, officials agreed in particular to …

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Over 1,500 protesting at Google Plan Walkout against sexual harassment

The meeting was hardly able to curb the anger. On Friday, Mrs. Stapleton said, she created an internal mailing list to organize a tour. More than 200 employees attended the weekend, she said, and the number has since grown to over 1,500. Richard DeVaul, one of the alphabet managers accused of being accused by the Times, left the company on …

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Fernando Albán: Venezuela is protesting against the death of the opposition legislator

image copyright AFP / Getty Images Caption Caracas protesters held a candlelit rally calling for justice Venezuelan protesters have accused the government of murdering an imprisoned opposition legislator that the authorities say has killed themselves. Fernando Albán was arrested for alleged drone attacks on President Nicolás Maduro. People demanded justice outside the building in the capital, Caracas, where he had …

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Seven were arrested while protesting on the UNC-CH campus; 3 accused of overthrowing Silent Sam has formally accused :: WRAL.com

By Bryan Mims, WRAL Anchor / Reporter, and Janine Bowen, WRAL.com Editor Chapel Hill, N.C. At least seven people were arrested after a group of demonstrators gathered on Saturday at the University of North Carolina campus at Chapel Hill to demonstrate only a few days after the overthrow of the controversial Silent Sam statue The demonstrators called "no platform for …

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Bernie Sanders supporters protesting on the right rally with the American flag beaten by Antifa, video shows

Paul Welch was beaten by Antifa members for wearing an American flag during a counter-protest in Portland, Oregon. (Courtesy of Mike Bivins) A registered Democrat and supporter of Bernie Sanders is protesting against a rally in Oregon earlier this month. He had been brutally beaten by militant members of his own movement because he had a "fascist symbol" – an …

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Activists block trains, protesting deadly police shootings in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS – Hundreds of protesters blocked city railroad tracks on Tuesday afternoon in downtown Minneapolis, CBS Minnesota reports after a rally against the decision to have the officers shoot the Thurman Blevins not to blame. The 31-year-old black man was shot dead by policemen Justin Schmidt and Ryan Kelly last month after the two responded to an emergency call for …

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