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Tensions rise over First Nations' use of beach near scene of Ipperwash crisis
APTN National News
Ontario Provincial Police - who fatally shot George in the 1995 standoff and now have a special framework for handling Aboriginal protest actions - monitored the situation. Their spokesman for the area wasn't available Sunday. Requests for meetings to ...

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Mon, Dec 08, 2014, Continue reading at the source

National Post

National Post

First Nation tears down barriers along Ipperwash beach near park where Ontario ...
National Post
Ontario Provincial Police — who fatally shot George in the 1995 standoff and now have a special framework for handling aboriginal protest actions — monitored the situation. Their spokesman for the area wasn't available Sunday. Requests for meetings ...

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Sun, Dec 07, 2014, Continue reading at the source

CBC.ca

CBC.ca

Barricade erected over First Nation's use of Ontario's Ipperwash Beach
CBC.ca
Ontario Provincial Police — who fatally shot George in the 1995 standoff and now have a special framework for handling aboriginal protest actions — monitored the situation. Their spokesman for the area wasn't available Sunday. Requests for meetings ...

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Sun, Dec 07, 2014, Continue reading at the source

Tensions rise over Ipperwash Beach
InsideHalton.com
Ontario Provincial Police — who fatally shot George in the 1995 standoff and now have a special framework for handling aboriginal protest actions — monitored the situation. Their spokesman for the area wasn't available Sunday. Requests for meetings ...

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Sun, Dec 07, 2014, Continue reading at the source

WA Traditional Owners converge on Perth to protest Heritage Act changes
ABC Online
MARK COLVIN: More than 60 traditional owners from all over Western Australia converged on parliament in Perth today, protesting planned changes to the state's Aboriginal Heritage Act. They say they haven't been consulted over the changes, which they ...

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Thu, Nov 20, 2014, Continue reading at the source

The Age

The Age

WAR declared at Aboriginal G20 gathering
The Age
... you're a native in South Africa, whether you're Irish or Scottish, we want to have discussions and dialogue with you," he said. "Because we feel the exact same yoke of oppression, just like you do." Another Aboriginal protest will be held on ...
G20 Brisbane: protesters complain of police overkillBrisbane Times
G20: Hundreds march against Aboriginal deaths in custody ahead of summitYahoo!7 News
Aboriginals use G20 to call attention to plightGulf Times

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Fri, Nov 14, 2014, Continue reading at the source

ABC Online

ABC Online

G20: Indigenous protesters rally in Brisbane CBD ahead of leaders' summit
ABC Online
About 100 people gathered in Brisbane ahead of the G20 leaders' summit to protest against the treatment of Indigenous Australians. The group converged on Roma Street in the CBD this morning, with many draped in Aboriginal flags and holding placards.
G20 protesters: Police warn Anonymous activists risk arrest if they wear masks ...Courier Mail

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Mon, Nov 10, 2014, Continue reading at the source

ABC Online

ABC Online

Painted protesters march against NT's McArthur River zinc mine 'pollution'
ABC Online
Protesters opposed to one of the world's largest zinc mines have painted their faces white and called for an end to what they say is destruction of their local environment. People from the Borroloola area in remote eastern Northern Territory marched ...

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Mon, Oct 13, 2014, Continue reading at the source

Aboriginal protest over Gatineau dig site taken down
CBC.ca
Police have removed an aboriginal group that had occupied a portion of Jacques Cartier Boulevard in Gatineau, Que., in protest over infrastructure work at the site of a recent archaeological dig, one day after a city deadline to vacate the area. The ...

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Fri, Sep 19, 2014, Continue reading at the source

TheChronicleHerald.ca

TheChronicleHerald.ca

Wastewater leak cleanup continues amid aboriginal protest in Pictou County
Cape Breton Post
ABERCROMBIE POINT, N.S. (CP) — Nova Scotia's Environment Department says pumper trucks were on the site Friday of a wastewater spill in Pictou County as aboriginal protesters continued to block repair efforts.
NS: Northern Pulp wastewater leak cleanup continues amid aboriginal protestDaily Business Buzz - Nova Scotia

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Sat, Jun 14, 2014, Continue reading at the source

Port Angeles considering Indigenous People's Day
Daily Astorian
But Italian-Americans consider Columbus Day to essentially celebrate their contributions to American culture, and some groups have protested the celebration of Indigenous People's Day on that holiday. Port Angeles Mayor Dan Di Guilio, who is of Italian ...

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Sat, Dec 20, 2014, Continue reading at the source

Civil Rights Marches Versus the Right to Puke
CounterPunch
The New York Daily News, for example, breathlessly declared: “Police said Sunday that they had arrested a hooligan who assaulted two police officers during protests on the Brooklyn Bridge overnight.” The paper made sure to ... Racism began to be ...

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Fri, Dec 19, 2014, Continue reading at the source

Naples Daily News

Naples Daily News

A path runs through it: Miccosukee tribe protests River of Grass Greenway project
Naples Daily News
Quiet protest greeted a public-input meeting last Thursday about the proposed River of Grass Greenway project, which would create a 75-mile-long asphalt or concrete trail between Miami and Naples along Tamiami Trail. In a 15-page written objection to ...

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Thu, Dec 18, 2014, Continue reading at the source

UPI.com

UPI.com

Indigenous protesters clash with Brazil police inside National Congress
UPI.com
"The indigenous people were not consulted on the bills," said Sonia Guajajara, the national coordinator of Brazil's Association of Indigenous Peoples. Armed with bows and arrows, the group of 30 protesters tried to enter Tuesday's committee session but ...
Indigenous group clashes with police outside Brazilian CongressGlobal Times
Indigenous group clashes with police in RioIANS

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Wed, Dec 17, 2014, Continue reading at the source

IANS

IANS

Indigenous group clashes with police outside Brazilian Congress
Shanghai Daily (subscription)
According to Sonia Guajajara, the national coordinator of Brazil's Association of Indigenous Peoples, the indigenous people were not consulted on the bills. Indigenous leaders have also recently protested the nomination of Congresswoman Katia Abreu to ...
Indigenous group clashes with police in RioIANS

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Wed, Dec 17, 2014, Continue reading at the source

Mindanao-based tillers sue cops over 'violent dispersal'
Inquirer.net
Malacanang was quick to brand the legitimate protest action as 'vandalism' but it has not addressed the urgent issues of peasants and indigenous peoples in Mindanao squarely,” Palabay said. When informed of the complaint, Sanchez shrugged it off as ...

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Wed, Dec 17, 2014, Continue reading at the source

Group files rights violation case vs QC cops over melee outside Aquino home
Inquirer.net
The Manilakbayan, a caravan of Mindanao-based farmers and indigenous peoples decrying human rights violations and land-grabbing in southern Philippines, staged the protest calling for President Aquino's ouster for his perceived “inaction” on their ...

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Tue, Dec 16, 2014, Continue reading at the source

Breitbart News

Breitbart News

World View: Lynchings of 43 Students Revive the Mexican Revolution Fault Lines
Breitbart News
These atrocities led to violent mass protests in Mexico City last month. They are inflaming the fault lines of the Mexican Revolution of the 1910s. Mexico's last crisis war was the Mexican Revolution, ... Mexico is like other Latin American countries ...

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Mon, Dec 15, 2014, Continue reading at the source

Will cheap oil kill Keystone
Politico
Greens who want President Barack Obama to kill the Keystone XL pipeline are adding a new weapon to their arsenal of protests and lawsuits — the world's glut of cheap oil. The same collapse in oil prices that is pumping dollars into motorists' wallets ...

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Mon, Dec 15, 2014, Continue reading at the source
Credit: Proyecto Diez Periodismo con Memoria, via Ilustradores con Ayotzinapa

Credit: Proyecto Diez Periodismo con Memoria, via Ilustradores con Ayotzinapa

By Charlotte María Sáenz
MEXICO CITY, Nov 20 2014 (IPS)

“Alive they were taken, and alive we want them back!”

That's become the rallying cry for the 43 student teachers abducted by municipal police and handed over to the Guerreros Unidos drug gang last September in Iguala, Mexico. None have been seen since.In Mexico's unraveling, there is an opportunity for the rest of the world to witness—and support—the emergence of more direct and collective forms of democracy.

It remained the rallying cry even after federal officials announced that the missing students had most likely [...]

Thu, Nov 20, 2014, Continue reading at the source
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