We denounce the forced dissolution of a peaceful action by the Papuan Student Alliance (AMP) and the detention of 23 students by agents of the Jakarta Metropolitan Police
Free the 23 Papuan students arrested by the Metropolitan Police of Jakarta!
Stop the violations of human rights, intimidation, terror, militarization, criminalization, assault with [...]
Member of MCP Manipur.
Maoists kill A.P. village sarpanch
In a fresh incident of violence, Maoists killed the sarpanch of Balapam panchayat in Chintapalli mandal in the early hours of Tuesday. According to reports, 20 armed Maoists along with 80 militia members of the Korukonda area committee went to Rallagedda village, where the [...]
Aboriginal protesters kept their Australia Day anger alive for a second day and burnt the national flag outside Parliament House, as police considered laying charges over a melee that threatened the safety of the prime minister.
Indigenous community leaders Warren Mundine and Mick Gooda on Friday condemned the January 26 protest, saying the aggression and [...]
January 4, 2011
The front door of the Carcross-Tagish First Nation’s main office was barricaded by a group of protesters who stood outside the building on Tuesday.The front door of the Carcross-Tagish First Nation’s main office was barricaded by a group of protesters who stood outside the building on Tuesday. (CBC)Protesters who barricaded the [...]
Reports from Santiago sat a leading Rapa Nui activist has begun a hunger strike in the Chilean capital in protest at the latest evictions on Easter Island.
Erity Teave, who is the human rights spokesperson of the so-called Rapa Nui Parliament, has likened the president of Chile, Sebastian Pinera, to [...]
NABLUS, Palestinian Territories (AFP) – Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian at a checkpoint near the West Bank city of Nablus on Sunday, less than 48 hours after a female protester died after being tear-gassed.
Palestinian officials condemned the two deaths, calling them part of a “dangerous escalation” by Israel.
The Palestinian Red Crescent [...]
Ghassan Bannoura – PNN – On Friday, hundreds of protesters marched in the village of Bil’in in the central West Bank to protest the Israeli built wall on villagers’ lands and in a surprising development, dismantled part of it.
Despite an Israeli army blockade on the village since early morning, Israeli and international supporters [...]