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Bulgarian Nationalists Stage Unorthodox Protest against Roma Squatter Ghettos

Bulgarian nationalist party VMRO-BND has come up with an unorthodox way of protesting against illegal ghettos erected by Roma squatters in Sofia and elswhere in the country. On Monday, the VMRO party built a makeshift building of 6 square meters … Continue reading

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Jobbik leads protest against “Gypsy crime”

An estimated 500 people led by Jobbik president Gábor Vona protested against what they called Roma crime in Lak, Borsod county Thursday evening in response to the murder of an 81-year-old woman last week. The protesters believe that four Roma … Continue reading

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Czech extremist party wants to march through Nový Bydžov on 12 March

The Worker’s Social Justice Party (Dělnická strana sociální spravedlnosti DSSS) is planning to hold an outdoor meeting in the town of Nový Bydžov on 12 March. Party chair Tomáš Vandas will speak on Masaryk Square there before leading the march … Continue reading

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Commentary: Neo-Nazi vulgarities increase in mainstream Czech media

25.9.2010 (ROMEA) Gradually and stealthily, the rhetoric normally used by neo-Nazis is slowly starting to make its way into serious media in the Czech Republic. We have already grown used to seeing young Roma referred to on neo-Nazi websites as … Continue reading

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Security beefed up over labor unrest at Kureha

September 24 Union at odds with nonunion Hispanics at plastics plant site CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Kureha Corp. has hired a private security firm in the wake of a series of incidents between union workers and immigrant laborers who are helping … Continue reading

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New wall separates Roma from non-Roma area of Slovak town

Is it a “protection against petty crime” or is it “racism”? At two meters high and almost eight meters long, the latest wall in Prešov is dividing not just the town, but the whole country. Several days ago the wall … Continue reading

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Meriden travellers’ site action promised

Campaigners who do not want travellers building on their own land in the West Midlands are to continue a blockade of the site for the foreseeable future. On Friday Solihull council won a High Court injunction to stop travellers building … Continue reading

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Riot at San Diego County Jail broken up with stun guns

San Diego County sheriff’s deputies on Thursday used stun guns to break up a brawl between 35 African American and Latino inmates at the George Bailey Detention Facility, the Sheriff’s Department said. Three inmates were taken to a hospital with … Continue reading

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Police quell immigrant riots in Italy

January 9 Nearly 70 people, including 30 immigrants, 19 policemen and 17 Italians were injured in the clashes, which started on Thursday after two Africans – from Togo and Nigeria – were shot at with air rifles by locals.

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Interracial couple denied marriage license in La.

NEW ORLEANS – A white Louisiana justice of the peace said he refused to issue a marriage license to an interracial couple out of concern for any children the couple might have. Keith Bardwell, justice of the peace in Tangipahoa … Continue reading

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