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World Popular Resistance Clippings 6/12/2012

Riots break out in Manokwari Hundreds of angry protestors set fire to two police posts at Sanggeng market and Amban in Manokwari, West Papua, on Wednesday after police shot dead escaped convict Timotius AP as he attempted to avoid being … Continue reading

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Left wing arsonists charged with terrorism

Four young men who have been held since April for attempting to set fire to a Police school in Brøndby are going to be charged under terrorism legislation it was decided in court yesterday. A fifth man, arrested in May, … Continue reading

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IT workers at war for the Danish wage

[Striking high-wage workers, such as these CSC computer programmers, could become a common sight as Danish companes face increasing competition from foreign companies] More than 300 workers picketed outside the Valby headquarters of IT company CSC Danmark last week, preventing … Continue reading

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65 anti-EU demonstrators arrested during protest

An unauthorised march in the Nørrebro district to commemorate the violent protests of May 18, 1993 following Denmark’s affirmation of the Edinburgh Treaty, resulted in 65 arrests last night. According to police reports, 80 demonstrators were stopped after over half … Continue reading

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Squatters have designs on ‘deteriorating’ building

Police still hope dialogue can defuse a potential conflict with activists Over 700 activists are planning to occupy private land near Copenhagen’s historic ramparts, a stone’s throw from the Christiania commune, on May 21. Activist group, BZ Minen, has planned … Continue reading

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Danish police arrest 4 over suspected arson plot against police academy

COPENHAGEN — Danish security police say they have arrested four political activists suspected of trying to set fire to a police academy in Copenhagen. Security and Intelligence Service chief Jackob Scharf said the four suspects were caught Tuesday morning with … Continue reading

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Danish transport hit by strike over pension reform

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Danish transport workers halted work on Thursday in a day-long wildcat strike over a pension reform proposal that the government has made the centrepiece of early campaigning in an election year. Workers angered by a government proposal … Continue reading

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Students protest over budget cuts

06 October Thousands take to the streets in response to proposal to cut ‘SU’ [‘Youth take responsibility, will you Løkke?’ was the message from angry protestors (Photo: Scanpix)] Tens of thousands of disgruntled students took to the streets of Copenhagen … Continue reading

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Iraqis ousted from Danish church

Danish police have used force to evict 17 Iraqi men from a Copenhagen church where they had sought refuge.

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