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*November 28, 2012 Fast food workers strike for a [[living wage]] in New York City ([http://action.sumofus.org/a/fast-food-strike/68/171/ Sum of Us], [http://www.facebook.com/FastFoodForward Fast Food Forward])
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*November 25, 2012 [[Price tag policy|price taggers]] vandalize Palestinian cars in [[East Jerusalem]]. (''[http://forward.com/articles/166658/extremists-target-arab-cars-in-east-jerusalem/ The Jewish Daily Forward]'')
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*November 24, 2012 Another fatal garment factory fire in [[Bangladesh]]. ([http://www.cleanclothes.org/news/bangladesh-factory-fire-brands-accused-of-criminal-negligence Clean Clothes Campaign])
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*November 23, 2012 Black Friday protests demand better pay for Walmart workers (''[http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Black-Friday-protests-demand-better-pay-for-Wal-Mart-workers-180642831.html Komo News]'')
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*November 22, 2012 Mohamed Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood appoints himself "guardian" of the Egyptian revolution. (''[http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/nov/22/mohamed-morsi-mubarak-retrial-egypt The Guardian]'')
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*November, 2012 Adela Hernandez, a [[transgender|transgendered person]] elected municipal delegate in Cuba. (''[http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/nov/18/cuban-transsexual-adela-hernandez-elected The Guardian]'')
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*November 14, 2012 [[General strike]]s in Spain and Portugal supported by strikes in Greece, Italy, France and Belgium. (''[http://www.democracynow.org/2012/11/14/general_strike_sweeps_europe_as_millions Democracy Now!], [http://www.progressive.org/spaniards-take-on-the-banks The Progressive], [http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/15/world/europe/workers-in-southern-europe-synchronize-anti-austerity-strikes.html The New York Times]'')
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*October 26, 2012 [[People's Republic of China]] blocks access to ''[[The New York Times]]'' after publication of a report on the wealth of the family of Prime Minster [[Wen Jiabao]]. (''[http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/oct/26/china-wen-jiabao-family-wealth-revealed The Guardian]'')
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*October 25, 2012 No. 22 Hoiryeong Political Prison Camp in [[North Korea]] reported closed. (''[http://www.dailynk.com/english/read.php?cataId=nk01500&num=9955 Daily NK]'')
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*October 23, 2012 Online election of the [[Opposition Coordination Council]] in [[Russia]] ([http://rt.com/news/russia-opposition-council-election-865/ RT])
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*October 18, 2012 24 hour [[general strike]] in [[Greece]] protesting [[austerity]]. (''[http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/gallery/2012/oct/18/greece-general-strike-protests-in-pictures The Guardian]'')
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*October 10, 2012 The [http://foodsovereigntyprize.org/fs-prize/ 2012 Food Sovereignty Prize] awarded to Korean Women’s Peasant Association (KWPA), Unified Peasant Movement of Aguan Region (MUCA), National Fisheries Solidarity Movement (NAFSO), and Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) ([http://foodsovereigntyprize.org/ foodsovereigntyprize.org/])
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*October 9, 2012 Teen-aged girl educational activist shot by Taliban in Pakistan. (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/10/world/asia/teen-school-activist-malala-yousafzai-survives-hit-by-pakistani-taliban.html The New York Times]'')<blockquote> A Taliban spokesman, Ehsanullah Ehsan, confirmed by phone that Ms. Yousafzai had been the target, calling her crusade for education rights an “obscenity.”</blockquote>
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*<blockquote>“She has become a symbol of Western culture in the area; she was openly propagating it,” Mr. Ehsan said, adding that if she survived, the militants would certainly try to kill her again. “Let this be a lesson.”</blockquote>
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*October 7, 2012 [[Hugo Chávez]] wins 4th term as President of [[Venezuela]] after [[free and fair election]]. (''[http://www.aljazeera.com/news/americas/2012/10/20121082737435876.html Al Jazeera]'')
 
*September 25, 2012 Hungry [[Spain|Spanish]] [[Reserve army of labour|workers]] [[dumpster diving|dumpster dive]]. (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/25/world/europe/hunger-on-the-rise-in-spain.html The New York Times]'')
 
*September 25, 2012 Hungry [[Spain|Spanish]] [[Reserve army of labour|workers]] [[dumpster diving|dumpster dive]]. (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/25/world/europe/hunger-on-the-rise-in-spain.html The New York Times]'')
 
*September 19, 2012 Opposition parties call one day general strike in [[India]] protesting economic reforms. ([http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/09/20/us-india-strike-idUSBRE88J09M20120920 Reuters])
 
*September 19, 2012 Opposition parties call one day general strike in [[India]] protesting economic reforms. ([http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/09/20/us-india-strike-idUSBRE88J09M20120920 Reuters])

Revision as of 21:51, 13 February 2013

  • Today, the world is ready to listen to Occupy Wall Street and its claim to speak for the 99% against the profiteering 1%. [1] October 18, 2011
  • Barack Obama speaks about the debt ceiling stand-off saying compromise has become a "dirty word".[2] July 25, 2011
  • Philippines: Communist rebels and government meet and agree to continue talks [4] February 22, 2011