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· May, 2011

Stories about Protest from May, 2011

30 May 2011

Vietnam: Ben Tre activists convicted

Australia: SlutWalks Spread the Word

Following Toronto’s lead, Australians have started a series of SlutWalks with Melbourne’s first march on 28 May. The catchphrase: Make it known that those who experience sexual assault are never...

Mexico: Blood Fountains

During the last weekend of May 2011, activists from the movement "Let's stop the bullets, let's paint the fountains" stained the water of a famous statue in Mexico City blood...

Russia: OBEY Giant Poster Wonders ‘Who Set Up Strauss-Kahn?’

France: #frenchrevolution in photos and videos

Egypt: Letter from Military Prison Cell No. 10

Syria: Light a Candle for Syria

South Korea: Students Protest Over High University Tuition

29 May 2011

Cuba: Five Intellectuals Analyze the 15-M

Azerbaijan: Twitter as a tool for activism

Russia: Moscow Pride 2011

RuNet Echo

This year's Moscow Gay Pride event ended in clashes almost as soon as it began, at least 18 gay rights activists and 14 of their opponents are reported to have...

27 May 2011

Spain: From Spanish Revolution to World Revolution

Mobilizations in Spain have ignited what has been called a “World Revolution”, with more than 600 demonstrations and camp outs taking place in solidarity with Spanish protesters. Websites, Twitter hashtags,...