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*August 31, 2013 Farmers in [[Columbia]] protest cheap imports (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/31/world/americas/colombia-troops-patrol-streets-of-bogota-after-rioting.html The New York Times]'')
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*August 31, 2013 Millions of [[Germany|German]] workers trapped in low paying [[mini-job]]s (''[http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/aug/30/low-paid-germans-mini-jobs The Guardian]'')
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*August 30, 2013 A "sons and daughters" program instituted by JPMorgan Chase to hire young [[Crown Prince Party|princelings]] for positions in its Chinese operations came to light during a bribery investigation by the SEC. (''[http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2013/08/29/jpmorgan-hiring-put-chinas-elite-on-an-easy-track/ The New York Times]'')
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*August 29, 2013 Fast food workers in the [[United States]] stage one day [[strike]] (''[http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/aug/29/us-fast-food-workers-strike-low-wages The Guardian]'')
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*August 28, 2013 [[Lundbergs school|Elite Swedish boarding school]] closed after torture of students with hot irons (''[http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/aug/28/swedish-school-shut-bullying-claims The Guardian]'')
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*August 26, 2013 Daughter of corrupt Filipina official turns 21 ([http://mrcheapjustice.wordpress.com/2013/07/31/i-wish-i-was-jeane-napoles/ mr. cheap justice's blog] [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UX-Ew4mhhUg YouTube])
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*August 24, 2013 Mexico City occupied by the [[National Education Workers Co-ordinating Committee]] (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/25/world/americas/fighting-education-overhaul-thousands-of-teachers-disrupt-mexico-city.html The New York Times]'')
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*August 20, 2013 Hard drives destroyed under the supervision of British intelligence technicians in the basement of ''[[The Guardian]]'' (''[http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/aug/20/nsa-snowden-files-drives-destroyed-london The Guardian]'')
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*August 19, 2013 Factory farming in China ([http://player.vimeo.com/video/57126054 Vimeo])
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*August 19, 2013 Environmental coalition protests fracking in the England (''[http://www.theguardian.com/environment/blog/2013/aug/19/fracking-protests-uk-live-blog The Guardian]'' [[Balcombe drilling protest]])
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*August 16, 2013 Security state nominally directed at Muslim Brotherhood imposed in [[Egypt]] (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/17/world/middleeast/attacks-on-protesters-in-cairo-were-calculated-to-provoke-some-say.html The New York Times]'')
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**“Egypt is fighting terrorism”
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*August 12, 2013 Migrant workers, many Vietnamese, rounded up in Moscow (''[http://www.nytimes.com/slideshow/2013/08/12/world/europe/20130813-RUSSIA.html The New York Times]'')
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*August 11, 2013 Workers Defense Project, a [[worker center]], represents immigrant construction workers in Texas ([http://www.workersdefense.org/ Workers Defense Project] ''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/11/business/the-workers-defense-project-a-union-in-spirit.html The New York Times]'')
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*August 10, 2013 Farmers in the [[Philippines]] destroy [[Genetically modified organism|genetically modified]] "Golden Rice" (''[http://bulatlat.com/main/2013/08/09/farmers-in-bicol-uproot-golden-rice/ Bulatlat.com]'' [http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=8DAoh1Xe6mI YouTube])
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*August 8, 2013 Sports Direct sued over [[zero-hour contract]]s (''[http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2013/aug/07/sports-direct-zero-hour-contracts The Guardian]'')
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*July 29, 2013 Charlatan flees to Hong Kong (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/31/world/asia/success-brings-scrutiny-to-chinese-mystic.html The New York Times] [http://english.people.com.cn/90882/8344735.html People's Daily]'')
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*July 27, 2013 Chinese sweatshops relocating to [[Cambodia]] (''[http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1291466/cambodias-textile-workers-hang-thread-under-chinese-bosses South China Morning News]'')
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*July 23, 2013 Woman Has Baby ([http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/gallery/2013/jul/23/newspapers-royal-baby-duchess-of-cambridge#/?picture=413434995&index=14 Front page of ''Private Eye'' on ''The Guardian''])
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*July 22, 2013 Research shows that taxing the poor heavily keeps them poor ([http://www.equality-of-opportunity.org/ equality-of-opportunity.org] [http://obs.rc.fas.harvard.edu/chetty/website/IGE/Executive%20Summary.pdf Summary])
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*July 21, 2013 "Communism Out Loud" in Confederation Park in Ottawa at 1 PM ([http://www.facebook.com/events/195348140624262/ Facebook])
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*July 17, 2013 IMF analysis shows that much of [[China]]'s trade surplus is being poorly [[investment|invested]] (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/18/business/global/imf-tells-china-of-urgent-need-for-economic-change.html The New York Times] [http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-07-17/china-downside-risks-increasing-for-economic-growth-imf-says.html Bloomberg]'')
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*July 13, 2013 Plans for a uranium processing plant in Jiangmen withdrawn after public protest out of "respect for public opinion" (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/13/world/asia/rare-china-protest-against-uranium-plant-draws-hundreds.html New York Times] [http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/14/world/asia/china-uranium-plant.html New York Times]'')
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*July 10, 2013 [[Patriotic Union]] restored to legal status in [[Columbia]] (''[http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23251500 BBC]'')
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*July 8, 2013 Average life span north of the Huai River was reduced by 5 years due to air pollution due to burning of coal (''[http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2013/07/03/1300018110 Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences] [http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=air-pollution-linked-to-health Scientific American]'')
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*July 3, 2013 Mail Isolation Control and Tracking program of the US Postal Service photographs the exterior of all mail processed in the United States (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/04/us/monitoring-of-snail-mail.html The New York Times]'')
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**"It’s a treasure trove of information"
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*July 2, 2013 U.S. Central Command blocks access to ''[[The Guardian]]'' by US military personnel (''[http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/jul/01/us-military-blocks-guardian-troops The Guardian]'')
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*June 2013 [[Cuba]] opened 118 internet cafes, fee $4.50 per hour ([http://www.samachar.com/Cuba-to-increase-unrestricted-Internet-access-at-new-outlets-nf2xMeihjfi.html Samachar.com], [http://www.cubasi.cu/cubasi-noticias-cuba-mundo-ultima-hora/item/17675-internet-en-cuba-%E2%80%9Cno-sera-el-mercado-quien-regule-el-acceso-al-conocimiento%E2%80%9D Cuba Si] ''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/10/world/americas/salons-or-not-cyberspace-is-still-a-distant-place-for-most-cubans.html The New York Times]'')
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*June 27 to 30, 2013 Socialist conference in Chicago ([http://www.socialismconference.org/ Socialism2013])
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*June 28, 2013 El Chueco sentenced to 11 years in prison in US; after that 22 years of prison in Mexico (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/29/world/americas/former-mexican-governor-gets-11-years-for-taking-drug-bribes.html The New York Times]'')
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*June 28, 2013 Balkan "prince" appointed by the [[Bulgarian Socialist Party]] led coalition to head the State Agency for National Security in [[Bulgaria]] forced to resign after public protests (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/29/world/europe/after-political-appointment-in-bulgaria-rage-boils-over.html The New York Times]'')
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*June 26, 2013 Rebellions popping up all over... ([http://wagingnonviolence.org/feature/from-tahrir-to-taksim-is-it-time-for-a-fifth-international/ Waging NonViolence])
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*June 26, 2013 9,000 Britons monitored by the [[National Domestic Extremism Unit]] in the UK as "domestic extremists." (''[http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2013/jun/25/undercover-police-domestic-extremism-unit The Guardian]'' [http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/undercover-with-paul-lewis-and-rob-evans/gallery/2013/jun/23/peter-francis-undercover-police-spy-in-pictures Transmogrification from police cadet to undercover operative])
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**''[http://www.guardianbookshop.co.uk/BerteShopWeb/viewProduct.do?ISBN=9780571302178 Undercover: The True Story of Britain's Secret Police]'' (''[http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2013/jun/24/undercover-police-spy-girlfriend-child The Guardian]'')
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***"Lambert advised him to wear a condom when sleeping with activists"
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*June 19, 2013 Standing still, a form of [[passive resistance]] (''[http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2013/jun/18/turkey-standing-man The Guardian]'')
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*June 18, 2013 Mass protests continue in [[Brazil]] (''[http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/jun/19/brazil-protests-continue-authorities-scramble The Guardian]'' [http://twitter.com/brunoernica/status/346769241141297152/photo/1 Twitter] [http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=Smu3wkIKMcU YouTube])
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**[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SuT8z4V9BDg Video of transit police whipping train passengers]
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*June 15, 2013 [[People's Republic of China]] adopts aggressive [[air pollution]] regulations (''[http://english.peopledaily.com.cn/90882/8285492.html People's Daily]'')
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*June 14, 2013 Many members of the United States Congress were unaware of the full extent of NSA espionage (''[http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2013/jun/14/nsa-partisanship-propaganda-prism The Guardian]'')
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*June 14, 2013 The Death and Rebirth Symphony, in honor of Commander Ernesto Che Guevara, will be presented this week in the Cuban city of Santa Clara (''[http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1505681&Itemid=1 Prensa Latina]'')
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*June 12, 2013 [[One.org]] launches [[agit8]] [[protest song]] website ([http://www.one.org/protestsongs/ agit8])
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*June 10, 2013 La Via Campesina's Sixth Conference, named 'Egidio Brunetto' opens in Jakarta ([http://tv.viacampesina.org/Opening-of-La-Via-Campesina-s?lang=en La Via Campesina TV])
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*June 7 to 9, 2013 [[Left Forum]] 2013 conference at Pace University in [[New York City]] ([http://www.leftforum.org/ Left Forum])
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*May 31 to June 4 [[Xi Jinping]] visits [[Trinidad and Tobago]], [[Costa Rica]], and [[Mexico]] (''[http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-06-03/china-s-xi-offers-caribbean-nations-3-billion-in-loans.html Bloomberg]'')
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*May 31, 2013 Turtle activist killed by poachers in [[Costa Rica]] (''[http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-22738304 BBC]'' [http://www.latinamericanseaturtles.org/index_cr.php WIDECAST])
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*May 31, 2013 Marxist-Leninist opinion divided on [[Communist Party of India (Maoist)]] killing of Congress Party official ([http://anti-imperialism.com/2013/05/31/indian-maoists-correct-congress-party-leader-marxist-leninists-defend-reactionary-state/ Anti-Imperialism.Com] ''[http://www.epw.in/editorials/violence-oppressed.html Economic & Political Weekly]'')
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*May 28, 2013 Strikes at [[Walmart]] in Massachusetts and California (''[http://www.thenation.com/blog/174551/walmart-workers-launch-first-ever-prolonged-strikes-today The Nation]'')
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*May 27, 2013 [[New People's Army]] (NPA) conducts successful ambush of [[special forces]] in the [[Philippines]] (''[http://www.abs-cbnnews.com/nation/regions/05/27/13/8-elite-cops-killed-cagayan-npa-ambush ABS-CBNnews.com]'')
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*May 26, 2013 Agreement on rural development announced by [[FARC]] and Columbian government in Havana peace talks (''[http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/may/27/farc-colombia-peace-talks The Guardian]'')
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*May 23, 2013 Google removes [[FARC]]'s peace talk blog (''[http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1445431&Itemid=1 Prensa Latina]'')
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*May 21, 2013 Use of MOOCs by Universities pose issues for students and teachers (''[http://chronicle.com/blogs/wiredcampus/mooc-professors-claim-no-responsibility-for-how-courses-are-used/43881 Chronicle of Higher Education] [http://www.thecrimson.com/article/2013/5/23/professors-edx-oversight-fas/ Harvard Crimson]'')
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*May 20, 2013 Global warming conflict heats up as cold front clashes with warm humid air mass in Oklahoma City (''[http://grist.org/news/can-we-blame-climate-change-for-the-tornado-that-took-out-moore-oklahoma/ Grist]'')
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*May 15, 2013 Arctic Council meets to carve up Arctic resources (''[http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-05-13/melting-ice-opens-fight-over-sea-routes-for-arctic-debate.html Bloomberg]'')
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*May 13, 2013 Lure of export profits drives a frenzy of fracking in the United States (''[http://www.adn.com/2013/05/12/2899523/plans-to-export-us-natural-gas.html The Anchorage Daily News]'')
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*May 13, 2013 Crowd-sourced global inventory of power plants ([http://ventus.project.asu.edu/ The Ventus Project])
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*May 13, 2013 Rumors of economic reform in the [[People's Republic of China]] (''[http://www.theage.com.au/business/china/china-plans-revolution-to-head-off-fiscal-crisis-20130512-2jg5n.html The Age]'')
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*May 13, 2013 Morale falls in [[Bulgaria]] as corruption reigns (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/13/world/europe/bulgaria-elections.html The New York Times] [http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/11/world/europe/a-spate-of-self-immolations.html The New York Times]'')
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*May 12, 2013 [[Keystone Pipeline|Keystone XL]] bulling ahead (''[http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/industry-news/energy-and-resources/down-the-line-how-transcanada-fumbled-the-keystone-pipeline-project/article11875208/ Globe and Mail]'')
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*May 10, 2013 ''Little Red Ants'' reviewed (''[http://www.hindustantimes.com/Entertainment/Chunk-HT-UI-EntertainmentSectionPage-Movies/The-revolutionary-ideal-persists-in-India-Sanjay-Kak/Article1-1058157.aspx Hindustan Times]'')
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*May 10, 2013 Broad-based movement focused on worker safety arises after building collapse in [[Bangladesh]] (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/11/business/global/clothing-retailers-pressed-on-bangladesh-factory-safety.html The New York Times]'' [http://action.greenamerica.org/p/dia/action/public/?action_KEY=10773 Green America])
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*May 8, 2013 Great Plains Tar Sands Resistance Action Camp, near Ponca City, Oklahoma (''[http://wagingnonviolence.org/feature/indigenous-resistance-grows-strong-in-keystone-xl-battle/ Waging Nonviolence]'')
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*May 5, 2013 [[Communist Party of Bangladesh]] (CPB) headquarters burned by Islamic fundamentalists. (''[http://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2013/05/05/hifazat-men-burn-cpb-office BDNews24.Com]'')
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*May 4, 2013 [[Corruption|Living large]] with [[People's Republic of China|Chinese characteristics]] poses [[public health]] risk (''[http://nationalinterest.org/commentary/chinas-unhealthy-elites-8369 The National Interest]'')
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*May 3, 2013 [[Populism|Populist]] [[Nationalism|nationalist]] United Kingdom Independence Party gains in the [[United Kingdom|UK]] (''[http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/2013/may/03/ukip-changes-local-government-england The Guardian]'')
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*May 1, 2013 [[May Day]] celebrations in [[Venezuela]] (''[http://venezuelanalysis.com/images/8972 Venezuela Analysis]'')
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*May 1, 2013 Fist fight breaks out after protest against gag order in Venezuelan Parliament (''[http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/video/2013/may/01/fight-venezuela-national-assembly-video The Guardian]'')
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*April 26, 2013 #LadyProfeco rejects seating at Maximo Bistrot and shuts restaurant down ([http://twitter.com/search?q=%23LadyProfeco #LadyProfeco] ''[http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-22348162 BBC]'')
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*April 26, 2013 Presentation by Chinese economist disrupted by Maoists ([http://cmp.hku.hk/2013/04/26/32885/ China Media Project])
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*April 26, 2013 TV news crew warned by police to suppress story of unsafe garment factory in [[Bangladesh]] (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/26/world/asia/bangladeshi-collapse-kills-many-garment-workers.html The New York Times]'')
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*April 20, 2013 Capitalist leaders endow scholarship fund for study by westerners at Tsinghua University in Beijing (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/21/world/asia/us-financier-backs-china-scholarship-program.html The New York Times]'' [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ic2HjB3hvN4 schwarzmanscholars YouTube])
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*April 19, 2013 [[Politburo of the Communist Party of China|Politburo]] in [[People's Republic of China|China]] holds seminar on [[corruption]] (''[http://english.caixin.com/2013-04-23/100518991.html Caixin]'')
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*April 19, 2013 Political rights of the [[Left Front (Russia)|Left Front]] suspended in [[Russia]] ([http://uk.reuters.com/article/2013/04/19/uk-russia-opposition-idUKBRE93I0VB20130419 Reuters UK])
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*April 18, 2013 Land concentration and land grabbing are occurring and reaching blatant levels in Europe ([http://www.eurovia.org/IMG/pdf/Land_in_Europe.pdf European Coordination Via Campesina])
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*April 17, 2013 What Next for the Eurozone? Macroeconomic Policy and the Recession ([http://www.cepr.net/index.php/events/events/what-next-for-the-eurozone-macroeconomic-policy-and-the-recession Center for Economic and Policy Research])
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*April 17, 2013 Comment on BBC program "Undercover in North Korea" (''[http://www.nknews.org/2013/04/undercover-in-north-korea-making-it-harder-for-serious-researchers-to-do-their-job/ NK News]'')
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*April 17, 2013 Coffee shop opens in [[Pyongyang]] ([http://chosonexchange.org/?p=2052 Chosen Exchange])
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*April 17, 2013 International Day of Peasants’ Struggles ([http://viacampesina.org/en/index.php/actions-and-events-mainmenu-26/17-april--day-of-peasants-struggle-mainmenu-33/1395-april-17th-international-day-of-peasants-struggles-call-for-action-cloc-via-campesina La Via Campensina] [http://www.viacampesina.org/map/17april/map.html Actions around the World] ''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/16/world/us-practiced-torture-after-9-11-nonpartisan-review-concludes.html The New York Times]'')
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*April 16, 2013 Spectre of a [[carbon bubble]] haunts financial markets ([http://www.carbontracker.org/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2012/08/Unburnable-Carbon-Full1.pdf Carbon Tracker])
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*April 16, 2013 Musallam el-Barrak sentenced to 5 years in prison for insulting the Emir of [[Kuwait]] (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/16/world/middleeast/kuwait-gives-5-year-term-to-dissenter.html The New York Times]''')
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*April 16, 2013 Release of the report of the blue ribbon Task Force on Detainee Treatment (U.S. torture of detainees) ([http://www.constitutionproject.org/events/press-conference-release-of-the-report-of-the-task-force-on-detainee-treatment/ The Constitution Project])
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*April 16, 2013 [[Iceland]] and [[People's Republic of China|China]] sign free trade pact (''[http://www.newsoficeland.com/home/politics/foreign-affairs/item/1131-iceland-has-signed-a-free-trade-agreement-with-china-first-in-europe News of Iceland]'')
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*April 15, 2013 Review of ''The Cherokee Word for Water'' a biographical film of Wilma Mankiller, Cherokee chief (''[http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2013/04/15/telling-wilma-mankillers-story-cherokee-word-water-148725 Indian Country Today] [http://www.cw4w.com/ The Cherokee Word for Water]'')
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*April 15, 2013 InsideClimate News awarded Pulitzer Prize (''[http://insideclimatenews.org/news/20130415/insideclimate-news-team-wins-pulitzer-prize-national-reporting InsideClimate News]'')
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*April 15, 2013 North Korean ambassador to the UK addresses the [[Communist Party of Great Britain (Marxist–Leninist)]] ([http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HYmFBY7-DQ8&list=UUJbk9_oclQsHp2ExBz261Eg YouTube/stimmekoreas] ''[http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/apr/15/north-korea-ambassador-rare-speech The Guardian]'')
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*April 15, 2013 Efraín Ríos Montt on trial for [[genocide]] in [[Guatemala]] (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/15/world/americas/in-rios-montt-trial-guatemalans-give-account-of-suffering.html The New York Times]'')
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*April 15, 2013 [[Nicolás Maduro]] wins in [[Venezuela]] by a narrow margin.
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*April 14, 2013 The Cambodians try to adapt to car culture ([http://www.phnompenh.gov.kh/sky-bridge-project-completed-news-53.html Sky Bridge Project] [http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=EQIlIaY4VSY#! Khemarak Sereymon] ''[http://www.phnompenhpost.com/2013030461729/National/hit-and-run-kills-3.html Phnom Penh Post] [http://latitude.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/04/12/development-and-its-discontent/ The New York Times]'')
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*April 14, 2013 Presidential election scheduled in [[Venezuela]] (''[http://upsidedownworld.org/main/venezuela-archives-35/4216-campaign-for-presidency-kicks-off-in-venezuela-an-interview-with-carmen-hidalgo UpSideDownWorld]'' ''[http://venezuelanalysis.com/ Venezuela Analysis]'')
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**[http://venezuelanalysis.com/news/8594 Red Tide Sweeps Caracas]
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*April 13, 2013 [http://www.adbusters.org/sites/default/files/downloads/pdfs/CapitalismisaDeadDog.pdf Dead Dog]
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*April 13, 2013 British celebrate the death of Margaret Thatcher ([http://www.facebook.com/groups/2807687628/ Facebook])
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*April 9, 2013 Peace marches in Bogotá support resumption of Columbian peace talks in Havana April 18 (''[http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/apr/10/colombia-farc The Guardian]'' [http://www.facebook.com/RevolucColombia Revolución Colombia])
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*April 9, 2013 Trip to [[Cuba]] by Beyoncé and Jay-Z was authorized the US Treasury's [[Office of Foreign Assets Control]] as an educational exchange. (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/10/world/americas/cuba-trip-by-star-pair-was-legal-official-says.html The New York Times]'' [http://www.arrangementsabroad.com/ Academic Arrangements Abroad])
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*April 9, 2013 [[GOLOS Association|GOLOS]] charged with failure to register as a "foreign agent" in [[Russia]] (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/10/world/europe/russia-brings-charges-against-election-monitors.html The New York Times]'' [http://www.golos.org/ GOLOS])
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*April 8, 2013 [[WikiLeaks]] launches the WIKILEAKS Public Library of US Diplomacy (PlusD) ([http://knightcenter.utexas.edu/blog/00-13480-wikileaks-releases-new-diplomatic-cables-database-reveals-us-involvement-latin-america Knight Center] [http://wikileaks.org/plusd/about/ Public Library of US Diplomacy (PlusD)])
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*April 8, 2013 (Actually Jan 28th, 2013) New Jersey anti-foreclosure activists march on the Bank of America ([http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qmkzORjnh5c YouTube] [http://www.facebook.com/NjCommunitiesUnited NJ Communities United] ''[http://www.jerseycityindependent.com/2013/01/28/bank-of-america-protest/ The Jersey City Independent]'')
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*April 5, 2013 March economic statistics released showing a fall of 500,000 in the work force in the United States ([http://bls.gov/news.release/empsit.a.htm Bureau of Labor Statistics])
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*April 5, 2013 Roberto Zurbano dismissed as director of the Cuban publisher Casa de las Americas following op-ed in ''[[The New York Times]]'' about [[racism]] in [[Cuba]] (''[http://www.havanatimes.org/?p=90720 Havana Times]'' [http://www.havanatimes.org/sp/?p=82966 Statement by Regional African Descent in Latin America and the Caribbean, Cubano Chapter (ARAC)])
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*April 5, 2013 Vietnamese fish farmers receive reduced sentences after resisting mistaken taking of land. (''[http://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/society/70713/doan-van-vuon-sentenced-5-years-in-prison.html Vietnam.net]'')
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*April 5, 2013 Video of debate between reality show survivor and [[Holocaust]] survivor displayed by Jewish Museum Berlin. ([http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=In2XfN3hIi4 YouTube] [http://www.jmberlin.de/main/EN/01-Exhibitions/02-Special-Exhibitions/2013/whole-truth.php The Whole Truth])
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*April 4, 2013 [[BANANA]] debate over [[economic development]] in South Bronx (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/05/nyregion/a-hero-of-the-bronx-majora-carter-is-now-accused-of-betraying-it.html The New York Times]'')
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*April 4, 2013 Strike by fast food workers in New York City ([[Fast Food Forward]])[http://www.fastfoodforward.org/en &nbsp;]
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*April 4, 2013 Air pollution in Beijing reached record levels in early 2013. (''[http://www.eeo.com.cn/ens/2013/0403/242156.shtml The Economic Observer]'')
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*April 3, 2013 Analysis of [[social class]] survey of Britain published ([http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-22007058 BBC] ''[http://soc.sagepub.com/content/early/2013/03/12/0038038513481128.full.pdf+html Sociology]'')
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**[http://www.cpgb.org.uk/home/weekly-worker/957/bbc-class-survey-old-wine-in-new-bottles Comment by Eddie Ford]
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*March 31, 2013 Anti-corruption protest in Beijing broken up by police and protestors detained ([http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z8nKninM7HA NewChinaChannel YouTube])
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*March 15, 2013 [[Dmitry Gudkov]], member of the [[Russia|Russian]] [[Duma]], accused of treason. (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/16/world/europe/russian-legislator-accused-of-treason-after-us-visit.html The New York Times]'')
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*March 15 Anniversary of the assassination of Julius Cesaer
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*March 13, 2013 Prominent [[Latin America|Latin American]] opponent of [[liberation theology]] named Pope. (''[http://www.democracynow.org/2013/3/14/a_social_conservative_pope_francis_led Democracy Now!] [http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/comment/2013/03/pope-francis-jorge-bergoglio-argentina-dirty-war.html?mbid=nl_Daily%20%28200%29 The New Yorker]'')
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*March 10, 2013 March of tens of thousands protesting {{Wp link|Yamuna#Pollution|Pollution of the Yamuna River}} nears Delhi. (''[http://india.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/03/11/massive-march-for-yamuna-river-nears-delhi/ "India Ink" The New York Times]'')
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*March 10, 2013 Demonstrators in Baku, [[Azerbaijan]] demand end to abuse of draftees. (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/11/world/asia/police-scatter-demonstrators-in-capital-of-azerbaijan.html "The New York Times"]'')
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*March 8 [[International Women's Day]]
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*March 7, 2013 [[Operation Condor]] trial begins in [[Argentina]] (''[http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2013/03/07/cond-m07.html "World Socialist Web Site"]'')
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*March 6, 2013 Grief in [[Venezuela]] after [[Hugo Chávez]] dies after long struggle with cancer. (''[http://www.eluniversal.com/english/ El Universal]'' [http://www.reuters.com/news/pictures/slideshow?articleId=USRTR3EMBY#a=1 Slideshow Reuters])
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*March 5, 2013 3,000 farmers ordered to vacate their land to make way for Japanese financed project in [[Myanmar]]. (''[http://latitude.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/03/05/occupy-rice-paddy/ The New York Times]'')
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*March 5, 2012 [[Hugo Chávez]], the revolutionary [[socialist]] President of [[Venezuela]], dies at the age of 58. ([http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2013/03/05/hugo-chavez-president-venezuela-dead_n_2814017.html?utm_hp_ref=uk Huffington Post])
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*March 1, 2013 China attempts to control speculation in the housing market. ([http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/china/2013-03/01/c_124406212.htm English.news.cn] [http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=50142079n 60 Minutes] [http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2013/03/04/chinas-push-to-cool-down-housing-raises-questions/ China 中国 Insider])
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*March 1, 2013 50,000 sign an [[online petition]] protesting legal action against [[No Dash For Gas]] protesters ([http://www.change.org/en-GB/petitions/tell-edfenergy-to-drop-legal-action-against-no-dash-for-gas-activists Change.Org])
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*March 1st and 2nd, 2013 OccupyData Hackathon James Gallery @ CUNY Graduate Center ([http://occupydatanyc.org/ Occupy Data NYC])
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*March 1, 2013 Across the board budget cuts scheduled in the [[United States]] ([http://bcove.me/f5w716b9 Politico])
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*February 28, 2013 Dennis Rodman and the Harlem Globetrotters visit [[North Korea]]. ([http://www.vice.com/read/north-korea-has-a-friend-in-dennis-rodman Vice.Com])
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*February 26, 2013 Two Unified Farmworkers Movement of the Aguan activists tortured and killed in [[Honduras]]. (''[http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130225/two-farm-workers-reported-killed-honduras-land-war Global Post]'' [http://www.ifcla.net/site2/?p=12617 St. Louis Interfaith Committee on Latin America (IFCLA)])
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*February 20, 2013 [[Democracy]] on the rise in [[Latin America]]. (''[http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/14649-the-secret-rise-of-21st-century-democracy Truth-Out]'')
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*February 20, 2013 Report on 250 recent [[disappearance|disappearances]] in [[Mexico]]. ([http://www.hrw.org/reports/2013/02/20/mexicos-disappeared Human Rights Watch])
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*February 20, 2013 Belly dancing channel that "arouses viewers" closed down in [[Egypt]]. (''[http://www.moroccoworldnews.com/2013/02/79142/sheikhs-against-shakes-egypt-belly-dancing-channel-arouses-viewers/ Morocco World News]'')
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*February 20, 2013 [[Bulgaria|Bulgarian]] government falls after violent protests against [[austerity]]. (''[http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Latest-News-Wires/2013/0220/Bulgarian-government-resigns-after-nationwide-protests The Christian Science Monitor]'')
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**"I will not participate in a government under which police are beating people," [[Boiko Borisov]]
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*February 19, 2013 Deadlock over amnesty for [[Unified Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist)|Maoist soldiers]] charged with war crimes continues in [[Nepal]]. (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/20/world/asia/nepal-agreement-may-break-deadlock-over-leadership.html "The New York Times"]'')
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*February 19, 2013 Incumbent re-elected in [[Armenia]]. ([http://aysor.am/en/news/2013/02/19/lebedev/ aysor.am])
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*February 18, 2013 Bolivian Airport Services SA, a subsidiary of the Spanish firm {{Wp link|Abertis}}, [[nationalization|nationalized]] in [[Bolivia]]. ([http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/02/18/us-bolivia-abertis-idUSBRE91H0DX20130218 Reuters])
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*February 18, 2013 [[Hugo Chávez]] returns to [[Venezuela]]. ([http://twitter.com/chavezcandanga/status/303424139782418432 Hugo Chávez Frías])
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*February 17, 2013 Climate change protest in Washington, D.C. ([http://action.sierraclub.org/site/PageServer?pagename=forwardonclimate Forward on Climate], ''[http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2013/02/17/tribal-luminaries-participate-massive-climate-change-keystone-rally-washington-147717 Indian Country Today])
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*February 15, 2013 Secretive network of conservative organizations funding anti-climate change propaganda. (''[http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2013/feb/15/media-campaign-windfarms-conservatives The Guardian]'')
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*February 15, 2013 Renewed activity by the [[Zapatista Army of National Liberation]] reported. ([http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2013/01/201313014344451496.html Al Jazeera]'')
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*February 14, 2013 [[Robin Hood tax]] proposed by European tax commission. ([http://www.theparliament.com/latest-news/article/newsarticle/commission-announces-financial-transactions-tax-proposal/ TheParliament.Com])
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*February 14, 2013 A fall in economic output during the 4th quarter of 2012 was reported for most countries in the [[Eurozone]]. ([http://epp.eurostat.ec.europa.eu/cache/ITY_PUBLIC/2-14022013-AP/EN/2-14022013-AP-EN.PDF Eurostat])
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*February 14, 2013 [[Agribusiness]] protestors in [[Paraguay]] to be charged with attempted murder. (''[http://www.miamiherald.com/2013/02/14/v-fullstory/3233904/charges-sought-against-peasants.html The Miami Herald]'')
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*February 14 [[V-Day]] ([http://www.onebillionrising.org/ One Billion Rising])
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*February 11, ¿México ha perdido Acapulco? ¿Es Guerrero un Estado fallido? (Has [[Mexico]] lost {{Wp link|Acapulco}}? Is {{Wp link|Guerrero}} a {{Wp link|failed state}}?) (''[http://www.animalpolitico.com/el-palenque/2013/02/11/mexico-ha-perdido-acapulco-es-guerrero-un-estado-fallido/ Animal Politico]'')
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*February 9, 2013 [[Sergei Udaltsov]] placed under house arrest. (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/10/world/europe/russian-protest-leader-put-under-house-arrest.html The New York Times]'')
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*February 7, 2013 In his Lunar New Year's greeting to non communist parties and citizens [[ Xi Jinping]] welcomes sharp criticism.([http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/china/2013-02/07/c_132158173.htm Xinhua])
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**"The CPC should be able to put up with sharp criticism, correct mistakes if it has committed them and avoid them if it has not," he said. "Non-CPC personages should meanwhile have the courage to tell the truth, speak words jarring on the ear, and truthfully reflect public aspirations,"
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*February 5, 2013 The State Council, China's cabinet, issued guidelines addressing income disparity. ([http://www.china.org.cn/business/2013-02/06/content_27899403.htm China.org.cn])
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*January 14, 2013 [[Cuba]] ends requirement of an [[exit visa]] for most citizens. (''[http://www.granma.cu/ingles/cuba-i/16-octubre-migration-policy.html Digital Granma International]'')
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*January 7, 2013 Unspecified reforms to China's [[Re-education Through Labor]] system announced. ([http://www.china.org.cn/china/2013-01/07/content_27613245.htm China.org.cn])
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*''Yanhuang Chunqiu'', No. 1, 2013 New Year Greetings “The Constitution is a Consensus for Political Reform” (宪法是政治体制改革的共识) ([http://cmp.hku.hk/2013/01/02/30203/ China Media Project])
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**[http://cmp.hku.hk/2013/01/03/30247/ "A New Year’s greeting gets the axe in China"]
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**[http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/10/world/asia/chinese-officials-pledge-to-loosen-controls-over-embattled-newspaper.html Further coverage in The New York Times]
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*December, 2012 Wang Qishan recommends ''[http://books.google.com/books/about/The_Old_Regime_and_the_Revolution.html?id=iAEuAAAAIAAJ The Old Regime and the Revolution (Google eBook)]'' (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/26/world/asia/corrupt-chinese-officials-draw-unusual-publicity.html The New York Times]'')
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*December 12, 2012 [[North Korea]] succesfully launches [[Kwangmyŏngsŏng-3 Unit 2|satellite]]. ([http://news.yahoo.com/north-korea-successfully-launches-satellite-reports-064218749.html Yahoo! News])
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*December 11, 2012 [[Cuba]] authorizes [[worker cooperative]]s on an experimental basis. ([http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/12/11/us-cuba-economy-reform-idUSBRE8BA0SZ20121211 Reuters])
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*December, 2012 Massive youth unemployment continues in Europe. ([http://www.feslondon.org.uk/ Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung])
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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]'')
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*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]'')
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*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])
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*September 19, 2012 Federal government moves to take control over child welfare services on The Spirit Lake Indian Reservation in North Dakota. (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/20/us/us-steps-in-as-child-sex-abuse-pervades-sioux-tribe.html The New York Times]'')
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*September 18, 2012 Platinum strike at one mine in South Africa ends with 22% wage increase for hard rock drillers. (''[http://mg.co.za/article/2012-09-18-lonmin-strikers-accept-22-pay-increase Mail & Guardian]'')
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**Workers at neighboring mines demand similar raises. ([http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/09/20/us-safrica-mine-idUSBRE88J08920120920 Reuters]'')
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*September 18, 2012 Chicago teachers strike ends; merit pay defeated. ([http://www.democracynow.org/2012/9/19/chicago_teachers_union_president_karen_lewis Democracy Now!])
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*September 18, 2012 [http://video.pbs.org/video/2280706814 Death and the Civil War] aired on PBS 8/7c ([http://video.pbs.org/video/2261873111/ Public Broadcasting Service])
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*September, 2012 [[Coalgate]] exposes corruption by politicians in [[India]]. ([http://www.scribd.com/collections/3760077/Final-CAG-report-on-Coal-Block-allocation Comptroller and Auditor General of India])
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*September 12, 2012 289 workers die in fire in garment factory with one exit in Karachi, [[Pakistan]]. ([http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/13/world/asia/hundreds-die-in-factory-fires-in-pakistan.html The New York Times]'')
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*September 11, 2012 The U.S. embassy in Egypt was attacked by a mob after the [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qmodVun16Q4&feature=youtu.be trailer of a film mocking the prophet Mohammad] produced in the United States was shown on YouTube. (''[http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/12/world/middleeast/anger-over-film-fuels-anti-american-attacks-in-libya-and-egypt.html The New York Times]'')
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*September 10, 2012 Strike by Chicago teachers. ([http://www.ctunet.com/ Home page Chicago Teachers Union])
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*September 6, 2012 The Young Doctors Association block road during a strike in [[Pakistan]]. (''[http://tribune.com.pk/story/432023/service-structure-doctors-block-jail-road-in-new-round-of-protests/ The Express Tribune]'')
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*September 5, 2012 [[Pyongyang restaurant chain|Pyongyang Restaurant]] in Netherlands closes after 6 months. ([http://www.at5.nl/artikelen/86267/noord-koreaans-restaurant-osdorp-al-weer-dicht AT5 Nieuws])
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*August 30, 2012 Exploratory negotiations have begun between [[Colombia]] and [[FARC]]. ([http://laht.com/article.asp?ArticleId=566214&CategoryId=12393 ''Latin American Herald Tribune''])
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*August 30, 2012 [http://www.wola.org/commentary/striking_afro_colombian_port_workers_attacked_by_anti_riot_police Striking "Afro-Colombian Port Workers Attacked by Anti-Riot Police"] ([http://www.wola.org/ Washington Office on Latin America])
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*August 26, 2012 A series of blog posts appeared at http://savethecpusa.blogspot.com/ criticizing [[Sam Webb]], Chairman of the Communist Party USA, and certain actions and positions taken recently by the [[Communist Party USA]], particularly the [[political line]] of “Unity Against the Ultra-Right.”
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*August 24, 2012 [[Greenpeace]] environmental activists occupy a Gazprom drilling platform in the arctic ocean. ([http://www.themoscowtimes.com/business/article/greenpeace-activists-occupy-gazprom-platform-in-arctic/467085.html ''The Moscow Times''] [http://www.greenpeace.org/international/en/news/Blogs/makingwaves/arctic-action-live-occupying-platform/blog/41855/ "Arctic Action LIVE!"])
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*August 24, 2012 Inventories of unsold consumer goods, automobiles, and other products were reported to be rapidly rising in the [[People's Republic of China]]. ([http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/24/business/global/chinas-economy-besieged-by-buildup-of-unsold-goods.html ''The New York Times''])
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*August 22, 2012 Pedro Garcia, former police chief, was sentenced to 70 years in prison for kidnapping of a student during the [[Guatemalan Civil War]]. ([http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/aug/22/guatemala-jails-former-police-chief ''The Guardian''])
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*August 20, 2012 [http://venezuelablog.tumblr.com/post/30334221180/red-de-apoyo-on-the-decision-to-withdraw-from-the The position of Red de Apoyo por la Justicia y la Paz on Venezuela’s exit from the I/A Court H.R.] (''[http://venezuelablog.tumblr.com/ Venezuelan Politics and Human Rights]'')
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*August 20, 2012 The 2nd International Trade Fair opened in [[Rasŏn]]. ([http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/trade-fair-in-north-koreas-northeastern-tip-gives-locals-and-foreigners-chance-to-make-a-deal/2012/08/21/cb2d2630-eb69-11e1-866f-60a00f604425_story_1.html ''Washington Post''], [http://www.nknews.org/2012/08/rason-city-north-korea-2nd-international-trade-fair-opens/ Video ''NK News''], [http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/north-korea-economic-zone-remains-construction-article-1.1141758 ''New York Daily News''], [http://chosonexchange.org/?p=1702 Images, ''Chosen Exchange''])
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*August 18, 2012 Carlos D’Oliveira of the Revolutionary Steel Worker's Front was dismissed as president of Sidor, the Venezuelan steel company. ([http://venezuelanalysis.com/news/7180 Venezuela Analysis])
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*August 17, 2012 [[Jang Sung-taek]] of the [[Workers' Party of Korea]] met with President [[Hu Jintao]] and Prime Minister [[Wen Jiabao]] of the [[People's Republic of China]] following 6 days of economic negotiations.[http://english.peopledaily.com.cn/90883/7915258.html (''People's Daily'')] [http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/18/world/asia/influential-north-korean-meets-with-chinese-leaders.html (''The New York Times'')]
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*August 16, 2012 34 workers die during a [[wildcat strike]] at a platinum mine in South Africa. ([http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/72cb0f7c-ec7f-11e1-8e4a-00144feab49a.html ''Financial Times'']) ([http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/17/world/africa/south-african-police-fire-on-striking-miners.html ''The New York Times''])
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*April 30, 2012 [[general strike]] in [[Bangladesh]] enters 2nd day after [[disappearance]] two weeks ago of Elias Ali, an opposition leader. [http://www.nytimes.com/2012/05/01/world/asia/bangladesh-opposition-activists-charged-as-strike-turns-violent.html "Bangladesh: Opposition Activists Charged as Strike Turns Violent"]
 
*April 30, 2012 [[general strike]] in [[Bangladesh]] enters 2nd day after [[disappearance]] two weeks ago of Elias Ali, an opposition leader. [http://www.nytimes.com/2012/05/01/world/asia/bangladesh-opposition-activists-charged-as-strike-turns-violent.html "Bangladesh: Opposition Activists Charged as Strike Turns Violent"]
 
*May 1, 2012 [[International Worker's Day]] [http://www.democracynow.org/2012/5/1/no_work_no_shopping_occupy_everywhere "No Work, No Shopping, Occupy Everywhere": May Day Special on OWS, Immigration, Labor Protests] Coverage by ''[[Democracy Now!]]''; by [http://www.thenation.com/blog/167694/may-day-2012-love-hopeless-place Laura Flanders, columnist] for ''[[The Nation]]''
 
*May 1, 2012 [[International Worker's Day]] [http://www.democracynow.org/2012/5/1/no_work_no_shopping_occupy_everywhere "No Work, No Shopping, Occupy Everywhere": May Day Special on OWS, Immigration, Labor Protests] Coverage by ''[[Democracy Now!]]''; by [http://www.thenation.com/blog/167694/may-day-2012-love-hopeless-place Laura Flanders, columnist] for ''[[The Nation]]''

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  • 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