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Protests Over Evictions in Haiti Blocks Traffic

August 2, 2011


The Associated Press: Protest over evictions in Haiti blocks traffic By TRENTON DANIEL, Associated Press – 17 hours ago PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Protesters pitched tents and laid down in the middle of one of the busiest streets in the Haitian capital Monday to protest efforts to remove them from a private lot where they […]

VIDEOS – Puerto Rico: Brutal Attack by PR Police on Student Protesters at Capitol

July 1, 2010


Puerto Rican Police Quash Protest at State Capitol From Democracy Now Clashes erupted at the Puerto Rico Capitol in San Juan on Wednesday after police forcibly prevented protesters from attending a legislative session on the State budget. Officers used batons, physical force and pepper spray to block a large group that included many students seeking […]