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Massive anti-government protest gears up in Poland

Tens of thousands of Polish trade unionists kicked off a march through the capital on Saturday in the finale of a four-day protest against the unpopular and increasingly fragile centre-right government. The protest reflects widespread public gloom over this year’s sharp economic slowdown in Poland, which has been dragged down…

Slideshow: Occupy Wall Street Posters

As activists gather in solidarity with the ‘Occupy Wall Street’ movement, check out this slideshow of posters and pictures from all over the globe: Main story illustration by Rob Sheridan.…

‘Occupy Maine’ protesters paint artwork to keep occupation legal

A group of more than 60 demonstrators in Portland, Maine marched from Monument Square to the University of Southern Maine on Monday to show their solidarity with the “Occupy Wall Street” protesters in New York City and elsewhere, Bangor Daily News reported. The “Occupy Maine” protesters have been camped out…

‘Occupy Denver’ protester: We’re standing against corporate rule

A group of demonstrators have begun gathering in front of the Denver capitol building to show their solidarity with the “Occupy Wall Street” protesters in New York City. The “Occupy Denver” protesters said that more than 200 people joined their demonstration on Saturday. “We are standing against corporate rule in…

More than 750 turn out for ‘Occupy Los Angeles’ protest

Several hundred protesters gathered in front of City Hall in Los Angeles on Saturday to show solidarity with the “Occupy Wall Street” protesters in lower Manhattan. The demonstrators marched from Pershing Square to City Hall, where they plan to camp out indefinitely. LA Weekly estimated there were at least 750…

‘Occupy Lexington Kentucky’ protests in front of JPMorgan Chase

A small group of demonstrators on Thursday joined in solidarity with the “Occupy Wall Street” protesters by assembling outside a JPMorgan Chase bank in Lexington, Kentucky. “We are union members, students, teachers, veterans, families, the unemployed and underemployed,” the group said. “We are all races, sexes and creeds. We are…

‘Riot-Dog’: Protest pooch becomes icon of Greek solidarity

Revolutionary-era Americans had the “Join or Die” snake. Iran’s green revolution rallied around the death of Neda Agha-Soltan. Ukraine’s orange revolution exploded after the poisoning of Victor Yushchenko. In a Greece struggling amidst the throes of draconian, IMF-led budgetary cutbacks, another symbol of revolution is rising. They call him either…

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