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Protests, facility visits planned amid immigration confusion

WFTV Orlando - 23 Jun 2018
McALLEN, Texas (AP) - Protests and rallies focused around the separation of families at the U.S.-Mexico border are scheduled this weekend, while more than two dozen congressional Democrats plan to visit detention facilities in Texas. More than 2,300 ...

Social media is new heart of political protests

Northwest Herald - 23 Jun 2018
During the 1960s and into the 1970s, amid the turbulence of protests for civil rights and against the Vietnam War, every movement seemed to have a famous face – someone at a podium or at the front of a march who possessed a charismatic style, soaring ...

Group protests immigration policies in downtown Colorado Springs

KKTV 11 News - 23 Jun 2018
(KKTV) - "You have to leave at this time, you are blocking traffic. This is an official warning," an officer stated to protesters to stop blocking traffic near downtown Colorado Springs Friday night. At about 6:30 p.m., the immigration protesters laid ...

Protesters rally against family separations at border

The Mercury News - 22 Jun 2018
WASHINGTON – A coalition that includes members of Latino organizations and immigrants rights groups rallied Friday outside the Department of Justice to protest family separations at the border, one of several such events planned across the Washington ...

Vox Sentences: Pittsburgh erupts in protests

Vox - 22 Jun 2018
The shooting has set off a wave of protests in Pittsburgh, with hundreds of residents demanding answers from police and city officials about how the shooting could have happened. [NBC News / Chandelis Duster]; Police later found two guns inside the ...

5 detained, 2 questioned in Lenasia protests

Eyewitness News - 22 Jun 2018
JOHANNESBURG - Police say they have detained five people and taken two more for questioning following protests at the Lenasia South Police Station. Residents protested outside the local police station on Thursday night after community patroller Emran ...

Bay Area activists head to border for planned protests

KGO-TV - 22 Jun 2018
President Trump signed an executive order calling for an end to the policy that separates children from their parents, but that hasn't stopped activists from protesting. "There's not a guarantee that those children already separated are going to be ...

The big picture: The changing face of American protests

Axios - 22 Jun 2018
The great political protests shaping our country have one key difference from the 1960s, the AP's Sharon Cohen notes — the faces are less famous. The big picture: "Since the presidential election of Donald Trump, there have been marches for women, ...

Downtown LA crowd protests immigration policies

KABC-TV - 23 Jun 2018
More than 60 people gathered Friday afternoon in downtown L.A. to protest the Trump administration's treatment of immigrants. The organizers made their way into the loading dock area of the Metropolitan Detention Center before being pushed back by ...

Investors step up protests over excessive pay

Financial Times - 22 Jun 2018
Investors have stepped up protests against directors who back excessive pay or sit on too many boards as they increase scrutiny of some of Britain's biggest groups including AstraZeneca, British American Tobacco and Rightmove. Protests against ...

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