Alex Garland

Type: Person
Name: Alex Garland
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Protesters Slam Gates Foundation for Private Prison Profits

"Unless they divest, the Gates Foundation will drag their legacy into the mud of wasteful, overcrowded and abusive immigrant prisons"- Sarah Lazare, staff writerImmigrant rights activists protested the Gates Foundation for their support of notorious private ... [Published Common Dreams - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Redclife honors principal’s scholars

The following students at Redcliffe Elementary have been earned the Principal’s Scholar Award: Hailey Morris, Lea Stone, Bradley Anderson, Skye Cousins, Bella Durden, Alex Garland, Brenda Garrett, Kenneth Hanberry, Navaeh Virella, Alex Bridges, Seth Dawsey, ... [Published Aiken Today - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Earl of Sandwich closes only UK outlet

The American Earl of Sandwich sandwich chain has closed its only UK outlet, but vowed to be back soon.The company, a partnership between the 11th Earl of Sandwich John Montagu and Planet Hollywood founder Robert Earl, has 30 outlets in the USA, and opened ... [Published Bakeryinfo.co.uk - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Buying property in Thailand offers exotic locations at a fraction of the price

Thailand is an exciting location for second home buyers, but what are the options for foreign nationals, writes overseas property expert Simon Conn.With its cultural diversity, year round sunshine and beautiful beaches, it is easy to see why Thailand ... [Published Primelocation - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Why Did State Senate Candidate Pramila Jayapal Stop Eating?

It's true. Pramila Jayapal, who launched her campaign to represent Seattle's 37th District in the Washington State Senate last month, hasn't eaten anything since 8 a.m. Eastern time—that's almost twelve hours.Why? "It's a travesty," Jayapal tells me by ... [Published Stranger - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Eco luxe in Thailand

Where on earth? Remember that beautiful island where a topless Leonardo DiCaprio writhed around in soft white sands in flick The Beach? Based on Alex Garland’s famous book of the same name, Leo’s portrayed image of this Thai paradise has drawn millions ... [Published Cosmopolitan UK - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Rep. Adam Smith Slams "Shocking" Conditions at Immigrant Detention Center

Alex Garland Protesters outside the Northwest Detention Center.In an interview yesterday with The Stranger , Representative Adam Smith (D-9) said conditions at the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma—where hundreds of jailed immigrants launched a hunger ... [Published Stranger - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Going green in Thailand

Where on earth? Remember that beautiful island where a topless Leonardo DiCaprio writhed around in soft white sands in flick The Beach? Based on Alex Garland’s famous book of the same name, Leo’s portrayed image of this Thai paradise has drawn millions ... [Published Cosmopolitan UK - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 15 2014 - 1 reports

Obama Signals "More Humane" Approach to Immigration As Tacoma Hunger Strike Continues

Alex Garland A week is an awful long time to go without eating anything.But Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) hasn't yet resorted to force-feeding detainees at the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma, because it seems to be a rolling, collective ... [Published Stranger - Mar 14 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

Federal Judge: Government Cannot Lock Away Immigrants in Tacoma Whenever It Wants

Alex Garland As a hunger strike by immigrants at the Northwest Detention Center enters its sixth day, federal judge Richard Jones in Seattle has ruled in favor of a group of detainees from the facility who say their detention by Immigration and Customs ... [Published Stranger - Mar 12 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

Migrant detainees at Washington state centre continue protesting conditions

Demonstrators picket outside the fence at the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma as they showed support for hunger strikers inside the facility. Photograph: Alex Garland/Demotix/CorbisThey’ve waited, worrying, for months that stretched into years, trying ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Mar 12 2014]
First reported Dec 13 2013 - Updated Dec 13 2013 - 1 reports

Photographer sues Seattle Police over 2012 May Day arrest

SEATTLE -- Freelance photographer Joshua (Alex) Garland, who was covering the 2012 May Day protests in Downtown Seattle, filed a lawsuit in U.S. Federal Court claiming his arrest for assaulting a Seattle Police officer violated civil rights.Garland filed ... [Published KGW.com - Dec 13 2013]

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Protesters Slam Gates Foundation for Private Pr... [Published Common Dreams - Apr 12 2014]
Redclife honors principal’s scholars [Published Aiken Today - Apr 10 2014]
Earl of Sandwich closes only UK outlet [Published Bakeryinfo.co.uk - Apr 09 2014]
Buying property in Thailand offers exotic locat... [Published Primelocation - Apr 08 2014]
Why Did State Senate Candidate Pramila Jayapal ... [Published Stranger - Apr 08 2014]
Eco luxe in Thailand [Published Cosmopolitan UK - Apr 04 2014]
Rep. Adam Smith Slams "Shocking" Conditions at ... [Published Stranger - Mar 25 2014]
Going green in Thailand [Published Cosmopolitan UK - Mar 18 2014]
Obama Signals "More Humane" Approach to Immigra... [Published Stranger - Mar 14 2014]
A good day to dive hard [Published The Hindu - Mar 14 2014]
Federal Judge: Government Cannot Lock Away Immi... [Published Stranger - Mar 12 2014]
Migrant detainees at Washington state centre co... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Mar 12 2014]
Seattle Council to Governor: Protect this City ... [Published Resilience - Mar 12 2014]
Photographer sues Seattle Police over 2012 May ... [Published KGW.com - Dec 13 2013]
Bank holiday quiz: the burning questions of summer [Published Telegraph - Aug 25 2013]
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