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Clashes as Mexicans hold rally for 43 missing students

An effigy depicting Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto is set on fire during a massive march in Mexico City, Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. Protesters marched in the capital city to demand authorities find 43 missing college students, seeking to pressure the government. Mexico officially lists more than 20 thousand people as having gone missing since the start of the country's drug war in 2006, and the search for the missing students has turned up other, unrelated mass graves. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)

Protesters angry at the presumed massacre of 43 students clashed with police outside Mexico’s National Palace on Thursday after a massive march demanding President Enrique Pena Nieto’s resignation.

Posted: November 21st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Removal of barricades begins at HK protest site 

A pro-democracy protester waits at an occupied area before barricades are removed outside government headquarters in Hong Kong's Admiralty district Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014. AP

Workers in Hong Kong on Tuesday started clearing away barricades at one site of the student protest that has rocked the city for the last two months.

Posted: November 18th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Hong Kong protesters to vote on gov’t offers

A pro-democracy protester dressed as Spider-man, holding a yellow umbrella, stands on a barricade in the occupied area in the Mong Kok district of Hong Kong, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong plan to hold a spot referendum Sunday on whether to stay in the streets or accept government offers for more talks and clear their protest camps. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

Hong Kong democracy activists will hold a two-day referendum starting Sunday to gauge protesters’ response to government proposals to end the monthlong street occupation.

Posted: October 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Alan Purisima ‘supporter’ admits getting paid to join rally

"Kabataan Kontra Korupsyon"gathered to support the PNP and its chief while carrying bright colored cartolinas and manila papers‎ with the message "Bravo Police Stop Crime" written on their signs.

While some rallyists outside Camp Crame called for the jailing of Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Alan Purisima, a group, composed mostly of teenagers, picketed side by side with the anti-Purisima protesters.

Posted: October 1st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Thousands rally worldwide over climate change

New York Climate Change Protest

Celebrities, political leaders and the masses rallied in New York and across the globe Sunday demanding urgent action on climate change, with organizers saying 600,000 people hit the streets.

Posted: September 22nd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »