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Mass Protests in North America

920 'Moral Monday' Arrests Made, NC Movement Vows to Push Back on Senate Voter ID Bill
Rev. Curtis Gatewood: Senate bill would make it harder for college students, low income households to vote, as GOP-controlled legislature aims to revive Jim Crow practices

  July 23, 2013

Seattle Teachers' Boycott of High Stakes Tests Spreads
Educators nationwide support growing Seattle teacher boycott of high stakes tests

  January 24, 2013

Occupy Protestors Vow to Return
Concerted attack on occupy movements took place after 18 mayors held a conference to discuss a coordinated strategy

  November 15, 2011

Occupy DC targets Economy and Militarism
David Swanson: Occupy Freedom Plaza DC plans its own “super committee” meetings on the economy

  November 9, 2011

Occupy Oakland Closes the Port
Davey D: Occupy Oakland is built on the shoulders of decades of struggle

  November 5, 2011

Denying Civil Rights is a Crime
Paul Jay on austerity, mass protests and mass arrests (TRNN Replay)

  July 6, 2011

Occupy Wall St. Defeats NYC Eviction Attempt
Hundreds rally to defend Occupation after Mayor threatens eviction

  October 14, 2011

Occupy DC Targets Wars and Economy
Occupy DC campaign begins with demands to end militarism and for economic justice

  October 8, 2011

1000 Protesters Storm Wall St Barricade
Occupy Wall Street movement gains support from unions, student groups and community organizers

  October 6, 2011

Nonviolent Wall St. Protesters Face Mass Arrest
Occupy Wall St. enters third week as movement spreads across US

  October 4, 2011

80 People Arrested at "Occupy Wall St."
Protesters vow to continue occupying Wall St. until demands are met

  September 27, 2011

Thousands of G-20 Detentions Illegal: Ontario Ombudsman
Paul Jay asks Ombudsman Andre Marin who is responsible and who has been held accountable for "the most massive compromise of civil liberties in Canadian history"

  June 25, 2011

RCMP vs Toronto Police - Who Wanted "Martial Law" Legislation?
The RCMP says they didn't know that Chief Blair requested Public Works Protection Act, Blair says he did it on their advice

  June 25, 2011

Toronto G-20: Will Police be Held Accountable After Scathing Ombudsman's Report?
TRNN Replay: Paul Jay: If use of "martial law" was illegal, are most arrests at G-20 also illegal?

  January 23, 2011

Ontario G20 Police Review Director Makes a Pledge
TRNN Replay: Gerry McNeilly: Complaints about G20 policing shows pattern that requires systemic review

  October 5, 2010

G-20: Is There a Right to Protest?
TRNN Replay: "BEWARE OF COMING POLICE STATE" Pt.2 Clayton Ruby: No effective way to enforce charter of rights

  August 22, 2010

Senior Lawyer Says "Beware of Coming Police State"
Clayton Ruby defends Charlie Veitch, second person charged under Public Works Protection Act

  August 21, 2010

Is There a Right to Protest in Ontario?
Howard Morton: Those in power have learned nothing from the Toronto G-20 events

  June 26, 2011

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