Occupy Wall Street

By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jan 9th, 2013
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According to ESAT Satellite Television breaking news video, US Federal Bureau of Investigation(FBI) has foiled a plot to kill journalist Abebe Gelaw. The perperters of the plot are arrested and are being investigated by FBI....
By IndepthAfrica
In Middle East
May 23rd, 2012
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Among the findingsof a new international survey, commissioned by the BBC and performed by an outfit called Globescan, is that the four least popular countries in the world, or at least in the 22 countries surveyed, are Pakistan, Iran, North Korea – and Israel. Polling residents of the U.S., Canada, M...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 15th, 2012
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The presidency of Barack Obama has established once and for all that modern liberalism is now the stupid party. Very little of liberal thought these days represents anything fresh or new, but rather comprises what Lionel Trilling once reduced conservatism to: “irritable mental gestures which seek to ...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 10th, 2012
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Sharon Cromwell This is less a critique of the new HBO series, Girls, the Kony 2012 viral video and Occupy Wall Street, and more a response to the racial critique of the show, campaign and movement. This is intended for youth of colour both here in the West and abroad who are outraged by the [&hellip...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 19th, 2012
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A Black working class perspective on war and movement building Ajamu Baraka An excerpt from a presentation at the United National Anti-War Coalition national conference, 24 March 2012. There is moral currency in an anti-war position that rejects war as an instrument of human relations that degrades a...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 30th, 2012
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Founded in 1985, Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF), also known as Reporters Without Borders, professes to be motivated by a profound devotion to freedom of expression. The organization has apparently done good work on behalf of journalists in countries like Cuba and China, where press freedom simply do...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 27th, 2012
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By taking back the commons, thousands of poor and working-class people, together with many middle-class allies, are saying that they no longer want to live in a city which remains segregated. For months, communities from all over Cape Town have been planning a three-day People’s Land, Housing a...
By IndepthAfrica
In Middle East
Jan 24th, 2012
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In the warm summer of 2011, a twenty-something Israeli named Daphne Leef set up a Facebook protest page agitating against the high cost of housing in Tel Aviv. She pitched a tent and helped touch off a social protest movement that received national and international attention. While the protests were...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 23rd, 2012
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Most students no longer are taught their nation’s triumphs that would equip them to be knowledgeable citizens. Major universities have turned from instruction in the significance of Western Civilization to the “profound” influence of Lady Gaga, (real name: Stephanie Germanotta), the bizarre recording...