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 21/8/2014

Miners at KCM riot over pay

HUNDREDS of mineworkers from different companies contracted by KCM yesterday rioted in Chingola and destroyed property worth thousands of Kwacha demanding payment of salary arrears. But KCM says it has met in full all its obligations to contractors working at its mines. The workers, who operate mainly [...]

CPN-Maoist Clippings 20/8/2014

Baidya spews venom against energy agreement with India

POKHARA, Aug 20: CPN (Maoist) Chairman Mohan Baidya has claimed that Power Trade Agreement (PTA) and Project Development Agreement (PDA) won’t be signed with India. Blaming that India is attempting to exploit Nepal’s natural resources in pretext of energy cooperation, Baidya on Wednesday announced that his [...]

The Ferguson Uprising Lights the Way

“It doesn’t matter that the dude has a black face,They’re all cops.”

-Protester speaking to a reporter from the Guardian

The people of Ferguson: the fighters, the looters, the arsonists. Those branded “criminals” have through their brave intervention created a new political situation, new possibilities for asserting our collective power.

To strike back at [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 7/8/2014

Indefinite strike in RMG factories called after police evict Tuba protestors

Protesting workers of Tuba Group have called for an indefinite strike across garment factories in Bangladesh after police evicted them from the factory where they have been on a hunger-strike on Thursday. Law enforcers entered the factory premises around 1.15 pm. They lobbed [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 6/8/2014

Seven members of MOVADEF given conditional release

http://www.rpp.com.pe/2014-08-05-miembros-del-movadef-salen-del-penal-piedras-gordas-noticia_713868.html

http://laestrella.com.pa/internacional/america/liberaran-peru-siete-lideres-movadef/23793500

http://elcomercio.pe/politica/gobierno/ollanta-humala-cuestiono-liberacion-miembros-movadef-noticia-1747725

Man killed in Khulna ‘shootout’

A man was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with police at Fultala upazila in Khulna in the early hours of Monday. The deceased is Monirul Islam Sheikh, 35, who was a resident of [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 28/7/2014

Riot police with water cannon evict squatters

Since 5:00 am this morning the activists, who have been occupying most of a house in Mühlfeldgasse for over two years, have been preparing for their eviction by blocking the entrance to the house and the street with sofas and other bulky piece of furniture. Around [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 24/7/2014

Factory owners demand larger security force

NEPALGUNJ, JUL 24 – Entrepreneurs in Western Nepal have asked the government to beef up the Industrial Security Force (ISF) as the number of factories have swelled tremendously and security requirements have increased. The industrialists said that the security force was too small to handle the expanded needs. There [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 23/7/2014

Palestinians clash with Israeli troops across East Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Palestinians on Tuesday night clashed with Israeli forces across occupied East Jerusalem as protests in solidarity with Gaza erupted for another night across the region. Undercover Israeli forces detained seven young Palestinian men, including a paramedic, during clashes with Israeli forces in the [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 22/7/2014

CPI (ML) protests against attack on Gaza

Activists of the CPI (ML) New Democracy staged a demonstration here on Monday, in protest against the Israel’s military offensive against Gaza. The pro-Palestinian activists led by party district secretary Ch.Venkateswarulu came in a procession from their party office. They shouted slogans against Israel’s military campaign. [...]