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 8/5/2014

Nepal: Both Maoists parties may unite if brazenly ignored, says Biplav

Both the Maoist parties may have to reunite to declare a revolt if the parliamentary parities continue to ignore both the parties, so said Secretary Netra Bikram Chand Biplav. He made these remarks while addressing a program in Tamghas of Gulmi district, May [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 24/4/2014

Security forces prepare for World Cup in a restive Brazil

RIO DE JANEIRO — Drones, bomb-detecting robots, camera glasses, rubber bullets and sound and light grenades will all be at the ready if Brazilian police need them to quell disturbances during the FIFA World Cup. The Brazilian military also has a contingency plan [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 11/4/2014

Peru arrests 28 linked to Shining Path on drugs, terror charges

(Reuters) – Peru arrested 28 people linked to the political wing of the largely defunct Shining Path insurgency on suspicions they are involved in drug trafficking and terrorism, the interior minister said on Thursday. The operation marks the first big bust of members [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 16/2/2014

Death penalty for alleged Purba Bangla militants in cop killing case

A Bagerhat court sentenced three alleged Purba Bangla Communist Party militants to death in absentia Sunday for the 2004 killing of a village police officer.

http://banglanews24.com/English/detailsnews.php?nssl=a218f2953b0f1c125b8c64b37842ea22&nttl=1602201486679

We are preparing for a movement: Gajurel

CHITWAN, Feb. 16: Vice-Chairman of the CPN–Maoist, CP Gajurel, [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 23/1/2014

Street protest inevitable for pro-people constitution: Baidya

CHITWAN, Jan 23: CPN-Maoist Chairman Mohan Baidya on Thursday made it clear that the newly elected Constituent Assembly (CA) would not promulgate a new constitution in the country. Speaking at a press conference organized by Revolutionary Journalists´ Association here in Narayangadh this morning, Baidya opined that street [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 10/12/2013

Singapore charges 24 over Little India riot

Police in Singapore have charged 24 Indian nationals with rioting after violent protests on Sunday night over the death of a migrant worker. Police cars and other vehicles were set alight during the unrest in Little India. It was Singapore’s first riot in more than 30 [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 18/11/2013

140 factories closed in new Bangladesh wage protest

Almost 140 Bangladeshi garment factories were shut on Monday as thousands of workers protesting at a new minimum wage clashed with police outside Dhaka, police and manufacturers said.

http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131118/140-factories-closed-new-bangladesh-wage-protest

France risks ‘social explosion’ over high taxes

France is on the verge of a [...]