06/13/2017 by Douwe Blaauwe
Geographically, Morocco is characterized by a rugged mountainous interior, large tracts of desert, and a lengthy coastline along the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea.
06/02/2017 by Julia van der Doesch
In tonight’s edition, Moroccans in the Rif region continue to protest for the release of the leader of their movement, …
05/16/2017 by Julia van der Doesch
“We are not white supremacists,” said one protestor. “We are simply just white people that love our heritage, our culture.”
05/08/2017 by Julia van der Doesch
Though a general strike brought much of Brazil to a standstill, the movement protesting President Temer’s economic reforms received little sympathy from the dominant media players. With big business interests behind pro-market policies, Brazil’s media leave little room for popular dissent.
05/06/2017 by meneer Soemo
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has called for a Western Hemisphere strategy to “stabilize” the situation in Venezuela.
02/21/2017 by Saeed Ramzan
Students have called on teachers to end their three week-long strike over pay, so they can return to class.
02/18/2017 by Saeed Ramzan
As the protests against police brutality in France continue to rage, the government has passed a controversial law giving police greater powers to open fire.
02/01/2017 by Julia van der Doesch
In Colombia: Members of the FARC begin to move to demobilization zones. In the U.S.: Lawyers, doctors and protesters arrive outside JFK in support of those detained. In Iran: Oscar winning filmmaker Asghar Farhadi to boycott Oscars in protest against Trump.
12/02/2016 by Julia van der Doesch
Hundreds of thousands of Indonesians have protested in the capital Jakarta to demand the arrest of the city’s governor. Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, a Christian politician also known as Ahok, is facing trial in a blasphemy case over comments he made about a Quranic verse.
11/19/2016 by Julia van der Doesch
Thousands of Indonesians have held a peaceful rally to promote unity, amid concerns over growing signs of racial and religious intolerance.This rally comes a week after more than 100,000 Muslims protested against the city’s governor, Basuki Purnama, for insulting Koran.