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· September, 2010

Stories about Protest from September, 2010

30 September 2010

Ecuador: Police Strike Denounced as Attempt to Destabilize Country

The Ecuadorian police are leading a strike against reforms to the public service law, unleashing chaos in the country. Since this morning, Twitter users have been reporting on the events...

India: Live Blogging The Ayodhya Verdict

29 September 2010

Hungary: Citizens Protest Against Auchan Shopping Mall

Marietta Le posts an update on the ongoing efforts by Hungarian citizens to save the Dunakeszi marsh, which would be destroyed if Auchan Hungary's expansion continues as planned.

Colombia: University of Antioquia Closed After Clash Between Students And Police

The University of Antioquia, one of the most prestigious institutions of higher education in Colombia, was closed September 15 following a confrontation between students and police. Using blogs and twitter,...

Chile: 80 days later, Mapuche still on hunger strike

28 September 2010

Iran: The Art and Design of the ‘Green Movement’

“Where is my Vote” is an exhibition of 150 political posters for the Green Movement in Iran that was on display at the School of Visual Arts in New York...

Russia: Pavlovsk During WWII

Azerbaijan: Obama calls for bloggers’ release

Iran: Strike at Bazzar

27 September 2010

Czech Republic: Protest Against Wage Cuts

Russia: Gay Activists Protest on Luzhkov's Birthday

China and Australia: Reactions to Chinese Asylum Seekers’ Rooftop Protest

China: Glory to the Stability Maintenance Contractors

Yesterday, September 26, the Chinese Government released its white paper on human rights. The Xinhua news report highlighted the positive aspect of the role of Internet freedom for the government...

Russia: Shnurov's “Khimki Forest” Song

26 September 2010

Japan: “Our Park” a documentary about Tokyo's Nike Miyashita Park

Israel: Are Peace Activists Harassed by Palestinian Men Being Silenced?

Israeli human rights activists, who regularly join Palestinian demonstrators in Bil'iin and Sheikh Jarrah, are recently blamed for ignoring and even silencing an allegedly common phenomenon of sexual harassment of...

Lebanon: March to Save Beirut’s Architectural Heritage