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AllAfrica.com
Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane - International Relations and Cooperation Dept Budget Vote 2016this year of the 40th Anniversary of the Soweto Uprising. We pay tribute to the
Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane - International Relations and Cooperation Dept Budget Vote 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
this year of the 40th Anniversary of the Soweto Uprising. We pay tribute to the 16 June 76 generation whose brave actions led to the declaration of apartheid as a crime against humanity by the United Nations (UN), and triggered a ground swell of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Economic Crisis - How Nigeria Failed to Learn From Historyand the few ones who still have jobs are either on half pay or never earned sal
Economic Crisis - How Nigeria Failed to Learn From History
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
and the few ones who still have jobs are either on half pay or never earned salaries in months. To make matters worse, the government of the day seems not to have a plan to steer Nigeria out of the current conundrum. How did we get here? Long years... Read more
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Eye Witness News
How the US can help Africa fight terrorismOPINION: Boko Haram,terrorism,Niger,USAID,social activism The case for suppo
How the US can help Africa fight terrorism
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 hours ago
OPINION: Boko Haram,terrorism,Niger,USAID,social activism The case for supporting local activists in their fight for social justice and democracy is clear. This article first appeared on The... Read more
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The Economic Times
Miracle growth will return, even as Narendra Modi government battles a flawed inheritanceIn May 2004, when the first National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government lost
Miracle growth will return, even as Narendra Modi government battles a flawed inheritance
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
In May 2004, when the first National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government lost the election, it handed to the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) an economy that had grown 8.1% during the preceding full year. The UPA ruled till May 2014, returning to... Read more
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The Economic Times
UDF, LDF target BJP-led NDA third front in KeralaThe bipolar politics of Congress-led UDF and CPI-M headed LDF that dominated st
UDF, LDF target BJP-led NDA third front in Kerala
The Economic Times / Posted 3 hours ago
The bipolar politics of Congress-led UDF and CPI-M headed LDF that dominated state's electoral arena for the past several decades seems to have received a beating with the third Front of BJP-led NDA becoming a reality this time. With only a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SAHRC to assess complaint against Theunissen following racist postsays it will assess a complaint against Matthew Theunissen who used the k-word
SAHRC to assess complaint against Theunissen following racist post
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 hours ago
says it will assess a complaint against Matthew Theunissen who used the k-word in a racist Facebook post, criticising government. The Noordhoek resident's post was in reaction to Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula's decision to ban three sporting... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Ted Cruz suspends campaign after being crushed by Trump in Indiana primaryThe Texas senator, who rose to fame with his quixotic 17-day attempt to shut do
Ted Cruz suspends campaign after being crushed by Trump in Indiana primary
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 hours ago
The Texas senator, who rose to fame with his quixotic 17-day attempt to shut down the government, was the last remaining competitor to Donald Trump with a clear shot at the nomination. However, after staking his campaign on a win in Indiana, Cruz... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Conversation With Hage GeingobSecurity Council. GEINGOB: It's a great honor to be here to again exchange vie
A Conversation With Hage Geingob
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Security Council. GEINGOB: It's a great honor to be here to again exchange views with friends and also people who advise governments in policy matters and so on. As you know, Namibia is a young democracy still, but indeed a true democracy in the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceresarmy ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspe
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceres
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 hours ago
army ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspected the company and elements of Honduras' government and military of being behind her killing. Previously unpublicized court records from 2014 show that the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceresarmy ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspe
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceres
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 14 hours ago
army ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspected the company and elements of Honduras' government and military of being behind her killing. Previously unpublicized court records from 2014 show that the... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceresarmy ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspe
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceres
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 14 hours ago
army ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspected the company and elements of Honduras' government and military of being behind her killing. Previously unpublicized court records from 2014 show that the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceresarmy ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspe
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceres
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 14 hours ago
army ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspected the company and elements of Honduras' government and military of being behind her killing. Previously unpublicized court records from 2014 show that the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceresarmy ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspe
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceres
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 14 hours ago
army ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspected the company and elements of Honduras' government and military of being behind her killing. Previously unpublicized court records from 2014 show that the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceresarmy ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspe
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceres
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 15 hours ago
army ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspected the company and elements of Honduras' government and military of being behind her killing. Previously unpublicized court records from 2014 show that the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceresarmy ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspe
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceres
Hawaii News Now / Posted 15 hours ago
army ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspected the company and elements of Honduras' government and military of being behind her killing. Previously unpublicized court records from 2014 show that the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceresarmy ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspe
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceres
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 15 hours ago
army ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspected the company and elements of Honduras' government and military of being behind her killing. Previously unpublicized court records from 2014 show that the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceresarmy ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspe
Court files show bid to tar slain Honduran activist Caceres
Daily Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
army ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspected the company and elements of Honduras' government and military of being behind her killing. Previously unpublicized court records from 2014 show that the... Read more
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ABC News
Court Files Show Bid to Tar Slain Honduran Activist Caceresarmy ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspe
Court Files Show Bid to Tar Slain Honduran Activist Caceres
ABC News / Posted 15 hours ago
army ties was no surprise to Caceres' allies and relatives, who have long suspected the company and elements of Honduras' government and military of being behind her killing. Previously unpublicized court records from 2014 show that the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Subir Roy: Rule by boffins & political lightweightsLinked to EPF is the issue of social security or pension for all. A new public
Subir Roy: Rule by boffins & political lightweights
Business Standard India / Posted 16 hours ago
Linked to EPF is the issue of social security or pension for all. A new public pension system has been introduced which is as poorly sold as it is unattractiveWe have just witnessed the spectacle of... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
The Mytsone Dam: Myanmar’s NLD DilemmaMyanmar’s National League for Democracy (NLD), led by Aung San Suu Kyi, is abou
The Mytsone Dam: Myanmar’s NLD Dilemma
Asia Sentinel / Posted 22 hours ago
Myanmar’s National League for Democracy (NLD), led by Aung San Suu Kyi, is about to face a tough policy test: whether to restart or permanently halt the construction of the Myitsone Dam, a major irritant in Sino-Burmese relations. Agreed between... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PDP/APC Match- the Racing for 2019 With Old, Tired Permutations"We will cash-in on the mistakes of the APC." It captures the Peoples Democrati
PDP/APC Match- the Racing for 2019 With Old, Tired Permutations
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
"We will cash-in on the mistakes of the APC." It captures the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) hopes for, and visualization of their chances against the All Progressives Congress in the 2019 general election, now the main concern of politicians. Other... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Parties Say Only a Coalition Government Can Solve Zimbabwe's Problemsquality of life for all workers will be if President Robert Mugabe and Zanu PF
Opposition Parties Say Only a Coalition Government Can Solve Zimbabwe's Problems
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
quality of life for all workers will be if President Robert Mugabe and Zanu PF were voted out, making way for a coalition government committed to genuine reform. On Monday, parties, which include African Democratic Party (ADP) the Simba Makoni... Read more
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Japan Today
Japan marks 69th anniversary of Constitution ‹ Japan Todaya controversial revision to the war-renouncing Article 9, saying that the curre
Japan marks 69th anniversary of Constitution ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
a controversial revision to the war-renouncing Article 9, saying that the current supreme law is a product of the U.S.-led occupation following the end of World War II in 1945 and that it is outdated in some areas. The Constitution was... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Man Who Terrifies Wall StreetGeneral, suffering from gallstone pancreatitis, was in intensive care. Gonzales
The Man Who Terrifies Wall Street
The New Yorker / Posted yesterday
General, suffering from gallstone pancreatitis, was in intensive care. Gonzales and Card wanted Ashcroft to reauthorize a government surveillance program that Comey and his staff had concluded was unlawful. Comey and Robert Mueller III, the F.B.I.... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Parties: Vote us in, you are home and dryquality of life for all workers will be if President Robert Mugabe and Zanu PF
Parties: Vote us in, you are home and dry
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
quality of life for all workers will be if President Robert Mugabe and Zanu PF were voted out, making way for a coalition government committed to genuine reform. On Monday, parties, which include African Democratic Party (ADP) the Simba Makoni... Read more
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CNN
Obama on future of terror after bin Laden raidas part of three hours of conversations Bergen had with the President and his t
Obama on future of terror after bin Laden raid
CNN / Posted yesterday
as part of three hours of conversations Bergen had with the President and his top circle about details of the raid that killed bin Laden for the Anderson Cooper 360 special "'We Got Him,' Obama, Bin Laden and the War on Terror." While Obama spoke... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Obama on future of terror after bin Laden raidfor a president in dealing with that kind of threat," he said. "The ideology h
Obama on future of terror after bin Laden raid
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
for a president in dealing with that kind of threat," he said. "The ideology has not been extinguished," Obama acknowledged in an exclusive interview with CNN's Peter Bergen on Monday night. "The world is still dangerous. In many ways, the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
White House correspondents dinner: A degrading spectacle of conformismeighth appearance by President Barack Obama at the annual White House correspon
White House correspondents dinner: A degrading spectacle of conformism
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
eighth appearance by President Barack Obama at the annual White House correspondents dinner, which has become a staple of social life in the US capital. Politicians rub shoulders with figures from Hollywood and the news media at an event featuring... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Program to curb lead poisoning stalls in budget squabble between Poloncarz, lawmakersfor public health advocates. Some legislators accused Poloncarz of being unwil
Program to curb lead poisoning stalls in budget squabble between Poloncarz, lawmakers
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
for public health advocates. Some legislators accused Poloncarz of being unwilling to compromise, growing the size of government, and funding a costly proposal with one-time revenue. “This Legislature majority does not believe in creating new... Read more
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Reuters
Venezuela opposition submits 1.85 million signatures in recall effortinflation, rampant violent crime and increasingly frequent water and power cuts
Venezuela opposition submits 1.85 million signatures in recall effort
Reuters / Posted yesterday
inflation, rampant violent crime and increasingly frequent water and power cuts have stoked anger against Maduro. The Democratic Unity coalition (MUD) gathered far more than the required 1 percent of voters' signatures, or nearly 200,000,... Read more
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The China Post
Lawmakers ask Tsai to uphold ban on US porkask Tsai to uphold ban on US pork TAIPEI, Taiwan -- A legislative committee pa
Lawmakers ask Tsai to uphold ban on US pork
The China Post / Posted yesterday
ask Tsai to uphold ban on US pork TAIPEI, Taiwan -- A legislative committee passed a motion on Monday to ask the central government of the incoming Tsai Ing-wen administration to maintain Taiwan's ban on U.S. pork containing leanness enhancers.... Read more
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Aljazeera
Is this the end of the Scottish Labour Party?party had little positive ideas about what the [Scottish Parliament] was for" i
Is this the end of the Scottish Labour Party?
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
party had little positive ideas about what the [Scottish Parliament] was for" in Scotland's new political era of devolved government. "Instead, it saw it in negative terms - to prevent Thatcherism being imposed on Scotland, to block the [SNP] and... Read more
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Investopedia
Brazil: What's Going On, What Should You Expect?paper O Globo estimated that 3.5 million people in 326 cities across Brazil too
Brazil: What's Going On, What Should You Expect?
Investopedia / Posted yesterday
paper O Globo estimated that 3.5 million people in 326 cities across Brazil took to the streets in the largest anti-government protests the country has seen since the final days of military rule in the 1980s. That number, based on police... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Politics In Real Life: Paid Family Leave A Big Concern, Not A Top Campaign IssuePhoto by Source: National Partnership For Women & Families, Lake Research Partn
Politics In Real Life: Paid Family Leave A Big Concern, Not A Top Campaign Issue
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
Photo by Source: National Partnership For Women & Families, Lake Research Partners Nancy Glynn, 27, called it her "NICU diet," but it wasn't about weight loss. It was about financial survival. When her son, Hunter, was born two months premature he... Read more
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The Hill
Judd Gregg: The great disruptionWe are in a time that could be called “the period of disruption.” Across all a
Judd Gregg: The great disruption
The Hill / Posted yesterday
We are in a time that could be called “the period of disruption.” Across all arenas we are seeing major — and, to a large degree, unpredictable — disruptions in what has been the norm. ADVERTISEMENT Technology is the largest driver of these... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Politics In Real Life: Paid Family Leave A Big Concern, Not A Top Campaign IssueNancy Glynn, 27, called it her "NICU diet," but it wasn't about weight loss. It
Politics In Real Life: Paid Family Leave A Big Concern, Not A Top Campaign Issue
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
Nancy Glynn, 27, called it her "NICU diet," but it wasn't about weight loss. It was about financial survival. When her son, Hunter, was born two months premature he was 2 pounds, 10 ounces and fighting for his life. Hunter was in the neonatal... Read more
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The Tyee
Don't Shut Down Leap, Embrace Its DiscontentsNaomi Klein offer us something more than tired consensus inherited from the pas
Don't Shut Down Leap, Embrace Its Discontents
The Tyee / Posted 2 days ago
Naomi Klein offer us something more than tired consensus inherited from the past. Photo by Ben Powless for the People's Social Forum, Creative Commons licensed. Almost everyone seems intent on shutting down the conversation that the Leap... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashesFrance's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the s
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashes
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
France's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the sidelines of a May Day labor rally hurled stones and wood at police in Paris, receiving repeated bursts of tear gas in response. Trade unions, teenagers,... Read more
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New York Magazine
America Has Never Been So Ripe for TyrannyDemocracies end when they are too democratic. Illustration: Zohar Lazar And ri
America Has Never Been So Ripe for Tyranny
New York Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
Democracies end when they are too democratic. Illustration: Zohar Lazar And right now, America is a breeding ground for tyranny. As this dystopian election campaign has unfolded, my mind keeps being tugged by a passage in Plato’s Republic. It has... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
IAG/State Insurance Wins 2015 Roger Awardworkers and the public; environment - environmental damage, abuse of animals; a
IAG/State Insurance Wins 2015 Roger Award
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
workers and the public; environment - environmental damage, abuse of animals; and political interference - interference in democratic processes, running an ideological crusade.The judges were: David Small, a lawyer and Senior Lecturer in Education... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Getting Rid of Bad Examplespast luminaries associated with political office and the exercise of power. Des
Getting Rid of Bad Examples
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
past luminaries associated with political office and the exercise of power. Despite their celebrated actions, their social attitudes are anathema by modern standards. Thus, while some may still see them as heroes, others certainly have come... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashesFrance's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the s
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashes
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
France's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the sidelines of a May Day labor rally hurled stones and wood at police in Paris, receiving repeated bursts of tear gas in response. Trade unions, teenagers,... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashesFrance's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the s
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashes
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 2 days ago
France's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the sidelines of a May Day labor rally hurled stones and wood at police in Paris, receiving repeated bursts of tear gas in response. Trade unions, teenagers,... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashesFrance's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the s
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashes
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 2 days ago
France's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the sidelines of a May Day labor rally hurled stones and wood at police in Paris, receiving repeated bursts of tear gas in response. Trade unions, teenagers,... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashesFrance's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the s
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashes
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 2 days ago
France's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the sidelines of a May Day labor rally hurled stones and wood at police in Paris, receiving repeated bursts of tear gas in response. Trade unions, teenagers,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashesFrance's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the s
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashes
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
France's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the sidelines of a May Day labor rally hurled stones and wood at police in Paris, receiving repeated bursts of tear gas in response. Trade unions, teenagers,... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashesFrance's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the s
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashes
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
France's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the sidelines of a May Day labor rally hurled stones and wood at police in Paris, receiving repeated bursts of tear gas in response. Trade unions, teenagers,... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashesFrance's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the s
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashes
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
France's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the sidelines of a May Day labor rally hurled stones and wood at police in Paris, receiving repeated bursts of tear gas in response. Trade unions, teenagers,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashesFrance's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the s
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashes
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
France's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the sidelines of a May Day labor rally hurled stones and wood at police in Paris, receiving repeated bursts of tear gas in response. Trade unions, teenagers,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashesFrance's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the s
Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashes
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
France's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the sidelines of a May Day labor rally hurled stones and wood at police in Paris, receiving repeated bursts of tear gas in response. Trade unions, teenagers,... Read more
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