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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

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

Indian Country Today Media Network

Indian Country Today Media Network

Tensions Simmer After Kinder Morgan Confrontation Over Pipeline Extension in ...
Indian Country Today Media Network
Police had arrested more than 120 people since November 14, when a judge had granted Kinder Morgan an injunction to prevent protesters from obstructing their work on Burnaby Mountain—although activists had set up a makeshift camp in the wooded city ...

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Fri, Dec 12, 2014, Continue reading at the source

Ferguson and Ayotzinapa
CounterPunch
As U.S. families grieve and demonstrators denounce the deaths of Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Tamir Rice, and many more at the hands of the police, people are also protesting state violence and police impunity throughout Mexico. Just this past week, the ...

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Fri, Dec 12, 2014, Continue reading at the source

Vancouver Sun

Vancouver Sun

New National Chief Perry Bellegarde vows to 'push' PM Stephen Harper
The Globe and Mail
I don't call it civil disobedience or protest. It's political activism. And the three things have to work in tandem. If governments aren't listening, if governments are going to continue with unilateral legislation that impacts in a negative way on our ...
Canada aboriginals ready to challenge energy projects, new chief saysReuters Canada
ASSEMBLY OF FIRST NATIONS: Chiefs welcome new national leaderBrantford Expositor

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Fri, Dec 12, 2014, Continue reading at the source

Protests shape policy by shaping protesters
Washington Post (blog)
In doing so, they've been able to mobilize a more diverse set of participants, including religious leaders, labor union members, students, indigenous peoples, and frontline communities most affected by climate change. This strategy of change emphasizes ...

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Fri, Dec 12, 2014, Continue reading at the source
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