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A return to dictatorship or a Haitian Spring?

With increased public anger and a non-functioning government, something has to give, says Claire Fauset.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Colombian strikers brave police brutality

As a general strike enters its fourth week, state violence has left nine workers dead and hundreds more injured, reports Adriano Mérola Marotta.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Occupy London: this is what democracy looks like

Tim Gee witnesses consensus in action as protesters draw up the Occupy London Statement.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Unions celebrate victory as up to a million workers strike in Britain

Natasha Turner reports on the ‘biggest public-sector walkout since 1926’..…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Death in Athens

Constantine Callaghan has filed this news report from Greece where the government has passed another round of strangling austerity measures amid violent public protest.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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London student protest ends in anger and frustration

National Union of Students leader, Liam Burns was egged off stage at the national demonstration. Amy Hall reports.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The NHS is dead – and we should all be ashamed

The people of Britain are sleepwalking into a nightmare, says Alan Hughes. It’s time to wake up.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Past tents, future perfect?

A year after the eviction of the tented Occupy protest at St Paul’s, Tim Gee asks what might be next. .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The secret war on Asia’s workers

When everything is a commodity, labour rights count little, says Josiah Mortimer. .…

  • Tue Jul 5 13:59:00 2016
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From the Berlin Wall to today

What mainstream commentators get wrong about the historic uprisings of 1989, and what civil resistance gets right. Mark Engler and Paul Engler explore the issue.…

  • Tue Jul 5 13:59:00 2016
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