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Re-vote provides new mandate for treaty negotiations
Williams Lake Tribune
During the day Sugar Cane residents April and Jamie Thomas stood outside the gym where voting was taking place and had signs protesting the treaty. "We are asking the NStQ to put the treaty aside so we can all ... Responding to the grassroots group's ...

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Fri, Apr 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Remembering The Great Urkun 100 Years Later
EurasiaNet
Some in Russia protested the campaign. One was State Duma Deputy Aleksandr Kerensky, who called the tsarist actions in Central Asia a disgrace. After the tsar was deposed in 1917, a new government led by Kerensky came to power but, faced with myriad ...

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Fri, Apr 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Open Democracy

Open Democracy

Open letter: standing with Palestine in the spirit of 'sumud'
Open Democracy
We were reminded during our visit to the offices of Defence for Children International (DCI) that one of the organization's lead coordinators was shot and killed, execution-style, by an Israeli military sniper, as he observed a Palestinian protest ...

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Fri, Apr 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Sacramento Bee

Sacramento Bee

AM Alert: Donald Trump launches California campaign in Costa Mesa
Sacramento Bee
The California Environmental Justice Alliance, which argues that those projects allow governments and businesses to control and profit off indigenous peoples' lands without reducing any carbon emissions at home, plans to protest outside today's meeting ...

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Thu, Apr 28, 2016, Continue reading at the source

SooToday.com

SooToday.com

Peaceful Queen Street occupation enters final day
SooToday.com
The occupation of Sheehan's office, curiously ignored by most local news outlets, is intended to peacefully protest the conditions in indigenous communities struggling with unacceptable suicide rates. "We are coming together over four days because we ...

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Wed, Apr 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source