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Spain: “Health Disobedience” in the Face of Massive Cuts

Independent groups of public health workers and participants have created a digital platform to protest against the recent health reform. The movement is named "I say yes to universal health" and its main proposal is civil disobedience and to object the new Law 16/2012 imposed by the government in the context of severe austerity measures and social protests.
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Puerto Rico: Arrests for Acts of Civil Disobedience

News / International Affairs : Global Voices (4 years ago)

Written by Firuzeh Shokooh Valle Dozens of students of the University of Puerto Rico and other activists have been arrested today while participating in acts of civil disobedience at the main campus in Río Piedras against the imposi... Read Post

Human Rights Groups Accuse Mexican Authorities of Abusing Power to ‘Quell Mass Protest Movement’

News : Truthdig (10 hours ago)

    Protesters in La Paz, Bolivia hold up banners with the faces of some of the students who recently disappeared at the hands of Mexican police. (AP Photo/Juan Karita) Human rights groups are speaking out about the 11 peaceful demo... Read Post

Reverend Jesse Jackson Arrested During Protest

News : The Inquisitr - News (2 years ago)

  The Reverend Jesse Jackson was arrested on Wednesday as part of a group of former workers at Sensata Technologies, who were participating in a civil disobedience. A spokesman for Jackson’s Rainbow/PUSH Coalition, Michael Peery, st... Read Post

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