Occupy Movement

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SKY News
Nearly half Labour backers 'think party can't win'Party to be "a mainstream party of government similar to New Labour" or "a left
Nearly half Labour backers 'think party can't win'
SKY News / Posted yesterday
Party to be "a mainstream party of government similar to New Labour" or "a left-wing social movement similar to the 2011 Occupy movement". Labour supporters overall backed the party to be more like New Labour than Occupy 58% to 25%. However,... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Ole Miss students occupy Lyceum to protest student's racist commentssince began a protest at the Lyceum building--the oldest building on campus. St
Ole Miss students occupy Lyceum to protest student's racist comments
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
since began a protest at the Lyceum building--the oldest building on campus. Students packed the building, sparking an "Occupy" movement with the hashtag #OccupytheLyceum. Students on the campus said they're fed up and are holding a sit in... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Ole Miss students occupy Lyceum to protest student's racist commentssince began a protest at the Lyceum building--the oldest building on campus. St
Ole Miss students occupy Lyceum to protest student's racist comments
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
since began a protest at the Lyceum building--the oldest building on campus. Students packed the building, sparking an "Occupy" movement with the hashtag #OccupytheLyceum. Students on the campus said they're fed up and are holding a sit in... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Ole Miss students occupy Lyceum to protest student's racist commentshave since began a protest at the Lyceum building--the oldest building on campu
Ole Miss students occupy Lyceum to protest student's racist comments
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 3 days ago
have since began a protest at the Lyceum building--the oldest building on campus. Students packed the building, sparking a "Occupy" movement with the hashtag #OccupytheLyceum. Students lined the building inside and out with signs like "Black Lives... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Ole Miss students occupy Lyceum to protest student's racist commentshave since began a protest at the Lyceum building--the oldest building on campu
Ole Miss students occupy Lyceum to protest student's racist comments
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
have since began a protest at the Lyceum building--the oldest building on campus. Students packed the building, sparking a "Occupy" movement with the hashtag #OccupytheLyceum. Students lined the building inside and out with signs like "Black Lives... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Ole Miss students occupy Lyceum to protest student's racist commentshave since began a protest at the Lyceum building--the oldest building on campu
Ole Miss students occupy Lyceum to protest student's racist comments
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
have since began a protest at the Lyceum building--the oldest building on campus. Students packed the building, sparking a "Occupy" movement with the hashtag #OccupytheLyceum. Students lined the building inside and out with signs like "Black Lives... Read more
8 related stories
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Ole Miss students occupy Lyceum to protest student's racist commentshave since began a protest at the Lyceum building--the oldest building on campu
Ole Miss students occupy Lyceum to protest student's racist comments
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
have since began a protest at the Lyceum building--the oldest building on campus. Students packed the building, sparking a "Occupy" movement with the hashtag #OccupytheLyceum. Students lined the building inside and out with signs like "Black Lives... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Mayor Kevin Johnson draws cheers, criticism after slugging pie assailantthe student newspaper at Sacramento City College, Thompson said he had been arr
Mayor Kevin Johnson draws cheers, criticism after slugging pie assailant
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
the student newspaper at Sacramento City College, Thompson said he had been arrested three times as a member of the Occupy movement, a protest against social inequality that began about 2011. Jail records indicate that a charge of failure to... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
New Haven Mayor, Police React to Charlotte RiotsHartman said New Haven Police have a track record of keeping demonstrations fro
New Haven Mayor, Police React to Charlotte Riots
NBC Connecticut / Posted 4 days ago
Hartman said New Haven Police have a track record of keeping demonstrations from getting out of control, like when the Occupy movement camped out on the New Haven Green in 2012. "As long as there’s an advanced communication," Hartman said. "We... Read more
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Boston Globe
As East Cambridge develops, its politics shift further leftfavors legalizing recreational marijuana. Connolly, who was dubbed “No Money Mi
As East Cambridge develops, its politics shift further left
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
favors legalizing recreational marijuana. Connolly, who was dubbed “No Money Mike” in his first campaign, comes from the Occupy movement. “He got more votes,” Toomey said. “I respect the will of the voters, and I thank them for many, many years.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Department of Justice appeals Hong Kong student leader's "lenient" sentencesThree Hong Kong student leaders involved in the Occupy movement, may be facing
Department of Justice appeals Hong Kong student leader's "lenient" sentences
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
Three Hong Kong student leaders involved in the Occupy movement, may be facing jail-time. The city's Department of Justice is launching an appeal against their community service sentences. Activists Joshua Wong, Nathan Law and Alex Chow were earlier... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Occupy movement 5th anniversaryall over the state gathered in Bangor, Augusta and Portland on Saturday to comm
Occupy movement 5th anniversary
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 9 days ago
all over the state gathered in Bangor, Augusta and Portland on Saturday to commemorate the five-year anniversary of the Occupy Movement, an international effort to bring about social and economic justice. On Sept. 17, 2011, protestors took to... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Occupy movement 5th anniversaryall over the state gathered in Bangor, Augusta and Portland on Saturday to comm
Occupy movement 5th anniversary
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 9 days ago
all over the state gathered in Bangor, Augusta and Portland on Saturday to commemorate the five-year anniversary of the Occupy Movement, an international effort to bring about social and economic justice. On Sept. 17, 2011, protestors took to... Read more
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Christian Today
'Our confidence is in God,' says minister father of Brit facing extradition to USof his "confidence" in the justice of God. A judge ruled today that Lauri Love
'Our confidence is in God,' says minister father of Brit facing extradition to US
Christian Today / Posted 11 days ago
of his "confidence" in the justice of God. A judge ruled today that Lauri Love, 31, who has been an activist with the Occupy movement and who suffers from Asperger's, was arrested in 2013 and charged with hacking US military and Nasa computer... Read more
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CNBC
Why Occupy Wall Street may have been an epic sign to buy stocksto adjust to the new reality," one CNBC.com analysis noted three weeks after th
Why Occupy Wall Street may have been an epic sign to buy stocks
CNBC / Posted 11 days ago
to adjust to the new reality," one CNBC.com analysis noted three weeks after the protests began. "I don't think that the Occupy movement itself, people sitting in the streets and parks downtown or outside of [Goldman Sachs CEO] Lloyd Blankfein's... Read more
11d
The Daily Californian
Emmy awards analysis and predictionsas “fsociety.” Through this complex, morally ambiguous set up, “Mr. Robot” pose
Emmy awards analysis and predictions
The Daily Californian / Posted 11 days ago
as “fsociety.” Through this complex, morally ambiguous set up, “Mr. Robot” poses seemingly unanswerable questions about the Occupy Movement, the evils of capitalism and, most importantly, how far an anti-hero can go before they themselves become the... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Your Guide to Generation Z: The Frugal, Brand-Wary, Determined Anti-Millennialsamong them flood into colleges and start their careers, we're beginning to see
Your Guide to Generation Z: The Frugal, Brand-Wary, Determined Anti-Millennials
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 19 days ago
among them flood into colleges and start their careers, we're beginning to see trends emerge. Here's what we know.The Occupy Movement and the Rejection of Big Brands Marketers have been carefully studying generation Z for many years now,... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Punk legends D.O.A. are still sticking it to the manwho ran in the Coquitlam-Burke Mountain by-election last year, narrowly losing.
Punk legends D.O.A. are still sticking it to the man
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 20 days ago
who ran in the Coquitlam-Burke Mountain by-election last year, narrowly losing. He and the band were also supporters of the Occupy Movement. Hardcore fans can catch D.O.A, with special guests Irradiation, Saturday, Sept. 10 at 9 p.m. at The Green... Read more
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express
TUPAC STILL ALIVE? Rapper’s fake death claims gain momentum 20 years after shootingalso put together an extensive video in which not claims the star has been caug
TUPAC STILL ALIVE? Rapper’s fake death claims gain momentum 20 years after shooting
express / Posted 20 days ago
also put together an extensive video in which not claims the star has been caught on camera recently alive during a 2011 Occupy Movement demo wearing a bright yellow raincoat, and is even goading the world by sneakily appearing in other rapper's... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami's "Punk Houses" Offer Refuge to Artists and Activistsups where allowed, except now you are a grown up." The origins of Black Sheep
Miami's "Punk Houses" Offer Refuge to Artists and Activists
Miami New Times / Posted 21 days ago
ups where allowed, except now you are a grown up." The origins of Black Sheep House can be traced back to the end of the occupy movement in early 2012, when activists protested greedy corporations for causing social and financial inequality. In... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Five noteworthy quotes from the #OccupyLuthuliHouse protestMarikana,” Lamola said. He also expressed disappointment in the ANC Women’s Le
Five noteworthy quotes from the #OccupyLuthuliHouse protest
Mail & Guardian / Posted 21 days ago
Marikana,” Lamola said. He also expressed disappointment in the ANC Women’s League for labelling those who were behind the occupy movement as “cowards”. “[It is] shocking that such a statement can come from our mothers - we are risking our lives... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
#OccupyLuthuliHouse, #DefendLuthuliHouse and the protest no one really expectedgroup of ANC members calling for Zuma’s resignation. Instead, the ANC headquart
#OccupyLuthuliHouse, #DefendLuthuliHouse and the protest no one really expected
Mail & Guardian / Posted 22 days ago
group of ANC members calling for Zuma’s resignation. Instead, the ANC headquarters were successfully “defended” and the #OccupyLuthuliHouse movement left with more bruises from the MKMVA than anything else. In the short walk from Luthuli House... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
#OccupyLuthuliHouse - the Day the Police Had to Separate the ANC From Itself- their voices are not being heard. But for, Mhlengi Mabuya, 21, a COSAS membe
#OccupyLuthuliHouse - the Day the Police Had to Separate the ANC From Itself
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
- their voices are not being heard. But for, Mhlengi Mabuya, 21, a COSAS member, from KwaZulu-Natal, insisted that the occupy movement should go through the proper channels and not just hand in a memorandum. "What we are calling them, those... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
This Is Like the Lead-Up to Marikana - Ronald Lamola On #OccupyLuthuliHouseare defending the ANC. Lamola also expressed disappointment in the Women's Lea
This Is Like the Lead-Up to Marikana - Ronald Lamola On #OccupyLuthuliHouse
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
are defending the ANC. Lamola also expressed disappointment in the Women's League for labeling those who were behind the occupy movement as "cowards". "[It is] shocking that such a statement can come from our mothers - we are risking our lives,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ANC Members to Occupy Luthuli House Despite Intimidation - Protest LeaderThey have been exposed publicly for who they are," said Ndima. The three storm
ANC Members to Occupy Luthuli House Despite Intimidation - Protest Leader
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
They have been exposed publicly for who they are," said Ndima. The three stormed the briefing, claiming supporters of the occupy movement had no permission to speak under the banner of the ANC. Catalyst for ANC supporters They also lashed out at... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
This is like the lead-up to Marikana - Ronald Lamola on #OccupyLuthuliHouseare defending the ANC. Lamola also expressed disappointment in the Women's Lea
This is like the lead-up to Marikana - Ronald Lamola on #OccupyLuthuliHouse
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
are defending the ANC. Lamola also expressed disappointment in the Women's League for labelling those who were behind the occupy movement as "cowards". "[It is] shocking that such a statement can come from our mothers - we are risking our lives,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Paranoia and Threats Against #OccupyLuthuliHouse 'Apartheid Tactics'Tshwane Youth League chairperson Lesego Makhubela, his deputy Ezra Letsoalo and
Paranoia and Threats Against #OccupyLuthuliHouse 'Apartheid Tactics'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Tshwane Youth League chairperson Lesego Makhubela, his deputy Ezra Letsoalo and regional secretary Ratshi Mashamba stormed the occupy movement briefing, claiming supporters of the movement had no permission to speak under the banner o... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Paranoia and threats against #OccupyLuthuliHouse are akin to 'apartheid tactics'Youth League chairperson Lesego Makhubela, his deputy Ezra Letsoalo and regiona
Paranoia and threats against #OccupyLuthuliHouse are akin to 'apartheid tactics'
Mail & Guardian / Posted 22 days ago
Youth League chairperson Lesego Makhubela, his deputy Ezra Letsoalo and regional secretary Ratshi Mashamba stormed the occupy movement briefing, claiming supporters of the movement had no permission to speak under the banner of the ANC. –... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
#OccupyLuthuliHouse - ANC calls for restraintYouth League chairperson Lesego Makhubela, his deputy Ezra Letsoalo and regiona
#OccupyLuthuliHouse - ANC calls for restraint
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
Youth League chairperson Lesego Makhubela, his deputy Ezra Letsoalo and regional secretary Ratshi Mashamba stormed the occupy movement briefing, claiming supporters of the movement had no permission to speak under the banner of the ANC. They... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Paranoia and threats against #OccupyLuthuliHouse 'apartheid tactics'Tshwane Youth League chairperson Lesego Makhubela, his deputy Ezra Letsoalo and
Paranoia and threats against #OccupyLuthuliHouse 'apartheid tactics'
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
Tshwane Youth League chairperson Lesego Makhubela, his deputy Ezra Letsoalo and regional secretary Ratshi Mashamba stormed the occupy movement briefing, claiming supporters of the movement had no permission to speak under the banner o... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ANC Members Expected to #occupyluthulihouseYouth League chairperson Lesego Makhubela, his deputy Ezra Letsoalo and regiona
ANC Members Expected to #occupyluthulihouse
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Youth League chairperson Lesego Makhubela, his deputy Ezra Letsoalo and regional secretary Ratshi Mashamba stormed the occupy movement briefing, claiming supporters of the movement had no permission to speak under the banner of the ANC. They... Read more
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22d
Mail & Guardian
ANC members expected to #OccupyLuthuliHouse to demand Zuma's resignationYouth League chairperson Lesego Makhubela, his deputy Ezra Letsoalo and regiona
ANC members expected to #OccupyLuthuliHouse to demand Zuma's resignation
Mail & Guardian / Posted 22 days ago
Youth League chairperson Lesego Makhubela, his deputy Ezra Letsoalo and regional secretary Ratshi Mashamba stormed the occupy movement briefing, claiming supporters of the movement had no permission to speak under the banner of the ANC. READ... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
ANC vs ANCThe only problem could be if they try to push us. Otherwise we will be peaceful
ANC vs ANC
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 22 days ago
The only problem could be if they try to push us. Otherwise we will be peacefully at the door." Mkhize accused the Occupy movement of being funded by external forces, including "leaders from within government" whom he was unwilling to... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
ANC members expected to #OccupyLuthuliHouseYouth League chairperson Lesego Makhubela, his deputy Ezra Letsoalo and regiona
ANC members expected to #OccupyLuthuliHouse
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
Youth League chairperson Lesego Makhubela, his deputy Ezra Letsoalo and regional secretary Ratshi Mashamba stormed the occupy movement briefing, claiming supporters of the movement had no permission to speak under the banner of the ANC. They... Read more
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22d
Quartz
A record number of voters turned out for Hong Kong’s most important election since the Occupy protestselection. (Reuters/Bobby Yip)The new democrats Also being closely watched is w
A record number of voters turned out for Hong Kong’s most important election since the Occupy protests
Quartz / Posted 22 days ago
election. (Reuters/Bobby Yip)The new democrats Also being closely watched is whether young, new faces who grew out of the Occupy movement—some of whom run on platforms advocating self-determination or independence—manage to enter the chamber, at... Read more
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DW
Berlin rally against rightwing AfD party attracts fewer than expected |The attendance numbers at a mass rally against the rightwing movement "Alternat
Berlin rally against rightwing AfD party attracts fewer than expected |
DW / Posted 22 days ago
The attendance numbers at a mass rally against the rightwing movement "Alternative for Germany" (AfD) were lower than anticipated. The event, which was held in Berlin on September 3, managed to only attract 2,500 people, according to police sources.... Read more
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The Hill
This Labor Day, celebrate the spread of labor freedomyears. This revolution of worker freedom began in the unlikeliest of places: M
This Labor Day, celebrate the spread of labor freedom
The Hill / Posted 23 days ago
years. This revolution of worker freedom began in the unlikeliest of places: Madison, Wisconsin - the birthplace of the “Occupy” movement, the first state income tax, and public sector labor unions. In the spring of 2011, Wisconsin faced a $3.6... Read more
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New Kerala
Hong Kong votes in first poll after pro-democracy protests - newkerala.com #113991Kong, Sep 4 : Hong Kong on Sunday began voting for the first Legislative Counci
Hong Kong votes in first poll after pro-democracy protests - newkerala.com #113991
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
Kong, Sep 4 : Hong Kong on Sunday began voting for the first Legislative Council election since the 2014 pro-democracy Occupy movement. Chief Executive CY Leung and other government officials in his administration urged the public to come out... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
AP EXPLAINS: What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest votefor the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 20
AP EXPLAINS: What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest vote
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 23 days ago
for the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 2014 pro-democracy street protests. That movement drew world attention to the former British colony's struggle over stunted democratic development under Chinese rule... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest votefor the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 20
What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest vote
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
for the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 2014 pro-democracy street protests. That movement drew world attention to the former British colony's struggle over stunted democratic development under Chinese rule... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
AP EXPLAINS: What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest votefor the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 20
AP EXPLAINS: What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest vote
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 23 days ago
for the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 2014 pro-democracy street protests. That movement drew world attention to the former British colony's struggle over stunted democratic development under Chinese rule... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
AP EXPLAINS: What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest votefor the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 20
AP EXPLAINS: What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest vote
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 23 days ago
for the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 2014 pro-democracy street protests. That movement drew world attention to the former British colony's struggle over stunted democratic development under Chinese rule... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
AP EXPLAINS: What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest votefor the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 20
AP EXPLAINS: What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest vote
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 23 days ago
for the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 2014 pro-democracy street protests. That movement drew world attention to the former British colony's struggle over stunted democratic development under Chinese rule... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
AP EXPLAINS: What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest votefor the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 20
AP EXPLAINS: What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest vote
Hawaii News Now / Posted 23 days ago
for the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 2014 pro-democracy street protests. That movement drew world attention to the former British colony's struggle over stunted democratic development under Chinese rule... Read more
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Salon.com
AP EXPLAINS: What’s at stake in Hong Kong post-protest votefor the semiautonomous city’s legislature, in the first major election since 20
AP EXPLAINS: What’s at stake in Hong Kong post-protest vote
Salon.com / Posted 23 days ago
for the semiautonomous city’s legislature, in the first major election since 2014 pro-democracy street protests. That movement drew world attention to the former British colony’s struggle over stunted democratic development under Chinese rule... Read more
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Daily Herald
AP EXPLAINS: What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest votefor the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 20
AP EXPLAINS: What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest vote
Daily Herald / Posted 23 days ago
for the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 2014 pro-democracy street protests. That movement drew world attention to the former British colony's struggle over stunted democratic development under Chinese rule... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
AP EXPLAINS: What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest votefor the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 20
AP EXPLAINS: What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest vote
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 23 days ago
for the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 2014 pro-democracy street protests. That movement drew world attention to the former British colony's struggle over stunted democratic development under Chinese rule... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
AP EXPLAINS: What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest votefor the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 20
AP EXPLAINS: What's at stake in Hong Kong post-protest vote
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 23 days ago
for the semiautonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 2014 pro-democracy street protests. That movement drew world attention to the former British colony's struggle over stunted democratic development under Chinese rule... Read more
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BBC News
Hong Kong votes in first major poll since pro-democracy proteststo one another, as the BBC's Helier Cheung explains. For two months in 2014 pr
Hong Kong votes in first major poll since pro-democracy protests
BBC News / Posted 23 days ago
to one another, as the BBC's Helier Cheung explains. For two months in 2014 protesters demanded his resignation as the Occupy movement occupied major parts of the city and caused political upheaval while calling for the right to elect a leader... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
High stakes in Hong Kong as citizens head to pollsfor the semi-autonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 2
High stakes in Hong Kong as citizens head to polls
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 days ago
for the semi-autonomous city's legislature, in the first major election since 2014 pro-democracy street protests. That movement drew world attention to the former British colony's struggle over stunted democratic development under Chinese rule... Read more
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