Protests

A burnt pick-up truck is seen during clashes between Egyptian protesters and riot police near the US embassy in Cairo on September 13, 2012. Protests have erupted since September 11 outside US diplomatic missions in several Arab and Muslim states by demonstrators who deem the low-budget movie "Innocence of Muslims" made in the United States as offensive to Islam. (AFP PHOTO/KHALED DESOUKI/Getty Images)

Anti-Muslim Film Promoter Outspoken On Islam

The public face for the anti-Muslim film inflaming the Middle East is a Vietnam War veteran whose unabashed hatred of radical Muslims has drawn the attention of civil libertarians.

CBS Seattle–09/13/2012

Greenpeace activists dressed in polar bear costumes and holding banners stage a protest against the heading of the an icebreaker for Shell's Arctic oil drilling project in the north of Alaska. (Photo by MICHAL CIZEK/AFP/GettyImages)

Arctic Drilling Creeps Forward Now, And In 5 Years

Shell is sending the capping stack, skimmers, boom and a containment dome on board a flotilla accompanying drill ships to Alaska’s northern shores as part of a spill response plan that has the blessing of Interior Secretary Ken Salazar. Shell expects final approvals within weeks and drilling by late this month.

07/02/2012

A protester affiliated with Occupy Wall Street speaks to a representative from the National Lawyers Guild while being arrested during a march through lower Manhattan on May 1, 2012 in New York City. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Occupy Demonstration Turns Violent In Seattle

May Day demonstrators who marched through Seattle turned violent Tuesday, as several black-clad protesters used sticks to smash downtown store windows and ran through the streets disrupting traffic.

05/01/2012

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Democracy Now Covers Anti-Austerity Protests, Syria, The President’s Budget And More

Today’s Headlines Greek Protests Spread as Parliament OKs Austerity Measures Belgium Firefighters Spray Water on Police at Anti-Austerity Protest Expanded Role for U.S. Special Operations Forces Sought Arab League Calls for Peacekeepers in Syria Obama’s […]

1090 The Fan–02/13/2012

File photo of an Occupy tent city. (Photo credit: BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Judge: Seattle College Can Evict Protesters

Occupy Seattle protesters say they’re looking for a new base, possibly an abandoned warehouse, after a judge ruled Friday that Seattle Central Community College can evict them from the campus.

12/04/2011

Crowds Rally A Day After Mubarak Addresses Nation

History Unfolding: Mubarek Steps Down

Just one week from what pro-democracy protesters had dubbed “Farewell Friday”, and after nearly 30 years of dictatorial rule of Egypt, a peaceful grassroots  movement for change has prevailed as Hosni Mubarek has officially transferred […]

1090 The Fan–02/11/2011

Anti-Government Protesters Clash With Pro-Mubarak Demonstrators

Egypt: Mubarak Refuses To Quit, Hands Powers To VP

By MAGGIE MICHAEL Associated Press CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak says he is transferring power to his vice president, Omar Suleiman, but will not leave the country. Mubarak said in a nationally televised […]

1090 The Fan–02/10/2011

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