World Popular Resistance Clippings 16/10/2014

Eight reported dead in latest land clash in China

(Reuters) – Eight people have died in a clash between construction workers and villagers in southwestern China over a land dispute, the government and Chinese media said on Wednesday, in the latest bout of rural unrest in the world’s most populous country. [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 18/9/2014

Street vendors fight police in Rio de Janeiro

Resistance to eviction in Sao Paulo

Police Hold 21 After Waste Plant Protest in China’s Guangdong

Authorities in the southern Chinese province of Guangdong are calling on the organizers of a mass protest against a planned garbage incinerator to “turn themselves in,” [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 22/8/2014

Student unrest at Yei health training institute

Calm has returned to the National Health Training Institute in Yei, South Sudan, after an outbreak of unrest among medical students. A local radio station reported that some students “held a rampage” demanding improvement of the facilities and increment of their transport fees. Damian Lemeri Frezer, [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 21/7/2014

Youth killed in firing during protest against Israel in Kashmir

A youth was on Saturday killed in alleged CRPF firing in Kulgam district of Kashmir during protests against Israeli aggression in Gaza Strip. “One youth was killed while another was injured in a firing incident in Qaimoh area of Kulgam,” an official at district [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 14/7/2014

Chand’s document pours cold water on CPN-Maoist plans

KATHMANDU: With CPN-Maoist Secretary Netra Bikram Chand’s decision to challenge the party line, the CPN-M’s course of action has gone for a toss. The party, which was almost done with preparations for its national conference to begin from July 10, has been diverted after Chand told leaders [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 4/7/2014

170 Palestinians injured in East Jerusalem clashes

JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Over 170 Palestinians were injured in clashes with Israeli forces in occupied East Jerusalem on Wednesday following the kidnapping and killing of a 16-year-old Palestinian from the Shufat neighborhood, medics said. Red Crescent medics said 170 Palestinians were injured in the clashes, including three [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 26/6/2014

Chilean Riot Police Clash With Education Protesters

RIOT police clashed with tens of thousands of protesters on the streets of the Chilean capital Santiago on Wednesday. Students and teachers were seeking to put pressure on President Michelle Bachelet to reform Chile’s education system faster and more thoroughly than she has [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 16/5/2014

Bhattarai‚ Baidhya hold talks

KATHMANDU: CPN-Maoist Chairman Mohan Baidhya on Thursday discussed working alliance between the two Maoist parties with senior UCPN-Maoist leader Baburam Bhattarai. The two leaders discussed working alliance on issues of public interest and the peace process. They also discussion finding common ground on agendas raised by CPN-Maoist, including roundtable conference for [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 29/4/2014

Uprising against police murder in Complexo do Alemão

Maoist student wing padlocks 50 schools in Phidim

PHIDIM: All Nepal National Independent Students’ Union-Revolutionary (ANNISU-R), student wing of the CPN-Maoist padlocked more than 50 boarding schools in Panchthar district today demanding immediate withdrawal of recent fee hikes. Earlier, the student union had submitted [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 13/4/2014

Dozens hurt as anti-government protest in Rome turns violent

ROME: Police fired tear gas and made a number of arrests in Rome on Saturday as an anti-government protest turned violent, leaving several injured, according to medics and an AFP photographer. Hooded protesters hurled rocks and firecrackers at police, causing some 20 [...]