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Budget cuts causing more strain in Spain

Sep 27, 2012
Today the government of Spain is expected to lay out yet another new budget with even more cuts in it.
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Protests continue in Spain over budget cuts

Sep 26, 2012
More protests are expected in Spain today after some big demonstrations last night. There's outrage over a new round of budget cuts as Spain tries to avoid becoming the next Greece.
Posted In: spain, protests, austerity
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Chinese protest Japanese companies during island dispute

Sep 17, 2012
Several major Japanese companies are shutting down some operations in China, citing concerns about the safety of their workers.
Posted In: China, Japan, dispute, protests
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A new civil rights march in Alabama this week

Mar 5, 2012
African-Americans and Latino activists march this week from Selma to Montgomery to protest voter ID laws and Alabama’s new immigration measures.
Posted In: civil rights, protests, Alabama, Immigration law
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In Russia, traffic jams are a little different

Feb 8, 2012
Traffic jams are a nightmare in Russia. But for some high ranking officials, breaking free is as simple as turning on a light.
Posted In: Russia, Traffic, protests, Vladimir Putin
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Protesters boycott Twitter on Saturday

Jan 30, 2012
Twitter full of people discussing the boycott on Saturday
Posted In: Twitter, censorship, protests
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For some in Egypt -- enough protests already!

Jan 27, 2012
For a year, protesters in Cairo’s Tahrir Square have demanded freedom and economic opportunity. Some say it’s time now to stop the protests.
Posted In: Egypt, One Year On, Tahrir Square, protests
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How did Time's Person of the Year use social media?

Dec 15, 2011
How Facebook, Twitter, and other outlets shaped The Protester.
Posted In: protests, Arab Spring, #OWS, Occupy, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, ustream, Google Documents
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In midst of protests, Russian billionaire announces bid for presidency

Dec 13, 2011
Russian citizens have been protesting against corruption in their country. Now, billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov is running against Vladimir Putin in the upcoming elections.
Posted In: Russia, protests, Mikhail Prokhorov
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How China is feeling the euro debt crisis

Dec 9, 2011
The crisis in Europe has hurt worldwide demand for goods, and workers in China are protesting against the lost wages that come with decreased output
Posted In: China, Europe debt crisis, protests, manufacturing

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