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3 hrs ago | Humans Rights Watch

Russia: Protesters Found Guilty in Flawed Case

This case has been deeply flawed from the start because the charges were inappropriate.


Related Topix: Charitable Organizations, Human Rights Watch, Vladimir Putin

7 hrs ago |

1967 to 2014: The assault on Detroit

This week marks the anniversary of Detroit's race riot during the week of July 21, 1967.


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10 hrs ago | SW Radio Africa

Bulawayo vendors assault municipal police

Public anger at official harassment was demonstrated this week when vendors assaulted municipal police who had confiscated their goods at Bulawayo's Renkini bus terminus.


Related Topix: World News, Zimbabwe, Africa

11 hrs ago | Charter97

Riot police arrest Gomelpromstroi's top manager at work

The Investigation Committee of the Homel region opened a criminal case against the director of Department of Special Works, a branch of Gomelpromstroi construction company, on materials of the economic crime department of the Homel police.


12 hrs ago |

Deep History, Great Cuisine and Lincoln in Springfield - Part 5

Last time around, we had just started exploring African American history past and present in Springfield, as it is inextricably tied to the issue of slavery in Lincoln's day and how the city has developed since then.


Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Illinois Travel, Illinois

16 hrs ago | WHEC-TV Rochester

News10NBC looks back on Rochester Riots

Fifty years ago this week, a three day riot broke out on Joseph Avenue and Nassau Street.


17 hrs ago |

Days of Water Follies debauchery long past

However, the days of having to use tear gas to break up a riot or shuttling droves of intoxicated race-goers to the county jail are long over.


Related Topix: Kennewick, WA

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Age

Riot gear provided to hospitals included helmets, batons and body armour.

More than 20 hospital in the Chinese capital of Beijing hospitals have been issued with riot gear, in a move that highlights a rising tide of dissatisfaction with China's overworked, under-resourced healthcare system.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia

Right Wing News

More Than A Thousand French Jews Have Moved To Israel In Past 10...

Rioters, who carried batons and threw petrol bombs according to eyewitnesses, were yards from the synagogue when they were driven back by riot police who used tear gas.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News

Globe and Mail

Israeli soldiers kill three Palestinians in West Bank clash

Israeli soldiers shoot tear gas towards Palestinian protesters against the Israeli military action in Gaza, during a demonstration at Hawara checkpoint near the West Bank city of Nablus on Thursday, July 24, 2014.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, China,

The Jewish News Weekly

Amid French synagogue attacks, support rises for Jewish self-defense group

Shortly before their synagogue became shrouded by tear gas and smoke, 100 Jews wielding baseball bats and clubs were singing the French national anthem in front of the synagogue's heavy metal gate.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News


Riot Fest Chicago announces daily lineups, single-day tix on sale

Riot Fest Chicago 2014 is set to take place from September 12-14 throughout Humboldt Park .


Related Topix: Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, Punk

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Defense/Security, 9:46 PMMore Arab Rioting in Jerusalem Thursday

As fighting continues to rage in Gaza, Arabs in Jerusalem, Judea, and Samaria continued to riot.


Related Topix: Israel,

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Russians sentenced to 4 years on riot conviction

Russian opposition activist Leonid Razvozzhayev, in handcuffs, shows V-signs from a defendant's cage in a court room prior to a hearing in the Bolotnaya square protest trial in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, July 24, 2014.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Vladimir Putin

ABC News

Russians Sentenced to 4 A1 2 Years on Riot Conviction

A Moscow court convicted two Russian opposition activists and sentenced them to 4 A1 2 years in prison Thursday for their role in organizing protests a day before President Vladimir Putin's inauguration in May 2012.


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin


Masking death penalty's violence increases suffering, Arizona execution shows

Toronto native John Radclive had been Canada's public executioner for years. Despite his habit of consuming quantities of alcohol that startled his hard-drinking contemporaries, starting a riot in Hull when he announced to a packed tavern that he had "come to hang a Frenchman, and hoped it would not be the last," and "altogether expressed himself ... (more)


Related Topix: Death Penalty, Arizona, Arizona Government, Prison

Police officer will not face charges after alleged punch at EDL and UAF rally, High Court rules

A DECISION not to make a senior police officer face gross misconduct charges for allegedly punching a demonstrator during a "frightening" outbreak of disorder in the streets in Bolton has been upheld by the High Court.


Islington Gazette

New security measures planned for crime-ravaged Clerkenwell estate

Security on an estate is to be stepped up after a series of violent incidents led to claims "bullets are flying in the streets of Clerkenwell".


Anti-Idiotarian Rottweiler

Religion of Peace Spreading their Message of Love and Understanding in Paris

Riot police fired tear gas and fought running battles with pro-Palestinian demonstrators in Paris this afternoon after a banned protest march turned violent.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News, Conservative Political News, US News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Foreign Policy

Gaza on the Seine

The conflict between Israel and Hamas hits close to home for France's Arabs and Jews.


Related Topix: France, Europe, World News, Israel, Middle East, Hamas (Palestine)