Met With Days of Protests, Nicaragua’s Leader Vows to Reverse Course

Met With Days of Protests, Nicaragua’s Leader Vows to Reverse Course

If something, college students at Polytechnic University in Managua, who had been protesting for days, appeared galvanized by Mr. Ortega’s Sunday announcement. “We’re not going to move,” stated Golden Rivas, 36, a nursing main who had been on the Polytechnic University all through the sit in. Dara Nicole Díaz, 18, a graphic design main, whipped […]

Texas Boy Dies After Being Hit by Truck During School Walkout on Guns

Texas Boy Dies After Being Hit by Truck During School Walkout on Guns

Another spokesman for the Police Department, Sgt. Robert Gomez, mentioned on the information convention: “It is illegal to walk on a highway. It’s next to impossible for motorists to move out of the way of pedestrians on the roadway and that’s why it’s a restricted passage.” On social media, some blamed the walkout for Jonathan’s […]

Armenia Detains 3 Opposition Leaders Amid Protests

Armenia Detains three Opposition Leaders Amid Protests

Photo An indication in Yerevan, Armenia, on Saturday towards the appointment of Serzh Sarksyan, the previous president, as prime minister. Credit Reuters YEREVAN, Armenia — The Armenian police detained three opposition leaders on Sunday and dispersed protesters on the 10th day of demonstrations towards the appointment of former President Serzh Sarksyan as prime minister, in […]

Neo-Nazi Rally Draws About Two Dozen People and Upends a Small Georgia City

Neo-Nazi Rally Draws About Two Dozen People and Upends a Small Georgia City

In a speech, Jeff Schoep, who leads the National Socialist Movement and was additionally on the rally in Charlottesville, criticized illegal immigration, skinny jeans and the removal of Confederate monuments, including that he was “standing on behalf of white nationalism, white patriotism and our history as American people.” In entrance of the rally members was […]

Where Countries Are Tinderboxes and Facebook Is a Match

Where Countries Are Tinderboxes and Facebook Is a Match

‘You Report to Facebook. They Do Nothing’ In a small workplace lined with posters in Colombo, Sri Lanka’s capital, members of an advocacy group known as the Center for Policy Alternatives watched as hate exploded on Facebook — all impressed by the video from Ampara, which had overtaken Sinhalese social media in only a week. […]

Gaza Protest Draws Fewer People but Remains Deadly

Gaza Protest Draws Fewer People however Remains Deadly

The Friday toll introduced the whole variety of fatalities from the beginning of the marketing campaign to not less than 37. Hundreds extra protesters have been wounded by Israeli hearth. Israel has drawn worldwide censure for utilizing dwell hearth towards the principally unarmed protesters who didn’t seem to current any instantly life-threatening hazard to the […]

Natalie Portman Backs Out of Israeli Award Ceremony

Natalie Portman Backs Out of Israeli Award Ceremony

The Israeli authorities and different critics say the boycott motion is anti-Semitic and goals to delegitimize Israel and undermine its proper to exist. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has mentioned the motion needs “to see the end of the Jewish state.” In a letter to Ms. Portman on Friday, Gilad Erdan, Israel’s minister of public safety […]

School Walkouts Across the U.S.: ‘We Deserve to Live Without Fear’

School Walkouts Across the U.S.: ‘We Deserve to Live Without Fear’

Here are what college students needed to say as they protested throughout the nation: ‘I could have lost my life in that moment.’ Brianna Lee, 17, junior at Walter Payton College Prep, Chicago Brianna Lee was 5 when she had her first terrifying brush with gun violence. Her household was coming back from church one […]

Nicaragua Roiled by Protests Over Social Security Benefits

Nicaragua Roiled by Protests Over Social Security Benefits

Videos circulating on social media websites have proven protesters carrying bike helmets for cover throwing rocks and home made fireplace bombs at armed riot cops, who’ve responded by firing tear gasoline and rubber bullets. Waves of counterprotesters have additionally spilled into the streets in assist of the federal government. In Masaya, a bastion of assist […]

Natalie Portman Backs Out of Israeli Award Ceremony

Natalie Portman Backs Out of Israeli Award Ceremony

Ms. Portman, who’s Jewish and was born in Israel, has starred in such hits as “Black Swan” and the “Star Wars” prequel trilogy. She directed a 2015 characteristic, “A Tale of Love and Darkness,” an adaptation of the autobiographical novel by the Israeli creator Amos Oz and shot in Jerusalem. Israel has drawn worldwide censure […]