Civil Disobedience

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Libya gov’t ready to retake capital

Libya’s internationally recognized government says its forces are getting ready to recapture the capital, Tripoli, from the militants and has urged a civil disobedience campaign in the city. In a statement released on Tuesday, Prime Minister Abdullah ... [Published Press tv - 3 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Tensions mount again in Mongkok

Taxi drivers displaying placards at the occupied site in Mongkok. Photo: RTHK.Tensions were mounting again on Wednesday at the site in Mongkok that has been occupied by pro-democracy protesters participating in the ongoing civil disobedience movement ... [Published Radio TV Hong Kong - 2 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Students shouldnt be slut shamed by school

The students had been warned that their dresses should not dip below the top of the armpit. But at least a few of the frocks had been worn the year before and passed muster.Photos provided by some of the students show dresses that revealed very little, ... [Published Salt Lake Tribune - 3 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

HK protest talks show gap between students, govt

Hong Kong government officials, from right, the Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Undersecretary Bureau …Occupy Central civil disobedience movement founder Chan Kin-man, right, and student leaders from second …A reporter raises a hand to cast a question ... [Published Yahoo! News South Africa - 3 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Work on share-connect programme progressing well

K C Chan. Photo: RTHK.The government said on Wednesday that work on the share-connect programme between Hong Kong and Shanghai was progressingwell, although an officiallaunch date has not yet been set.The Secretary for FinancialServices and the Treasury, ... [Published Radio TV Hong Kong - 4 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Benny Tai welcomes government's plan

Benny Tai. File photo.One of the organisers of theOccupy Central civil disobedience movement, BennyTai, has welcomed thegovernment's plan to submit areport to the State Council'sHong Kong and Macau AffairsOffice to reflect the latestpublic sentiment on ... [Published Radio TV Hong Kong - 4 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Hong Kong students, officials talk but don't agree

HONG KONG -- Hong Kong student leaders and government officials talked but agreed on little Tuesday as the city's Beijing-backed leader reaffirmed his unwillingness to compromise on the key demand of activists camped in the streets now for a fourth w ... [Published Erie Times-News - 5 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 3 reports

Nasheed defends her civil disobedience in Ferguson 44 minutes ago

FERGUSON, Mo. – Missouri State Senator Jamilah Nasheed said she broke the law in Ferguson Monday night to make a point. She said her civil disobedience was to push a message of peace."No justice, no peace," she said, knees on the ground in the middle ... [Published KSDK NewsChannel 5 - 8 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Dear Chancellor Gilman,

A response to Chancellor Gilman’s email on October 1st regarding free speech on campus:We applaud your decision to make a statement of support for free speech on of your first communications with the UCI community in your new capacity as chancellor. However, ... [Published New University Newspaper - 10 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

CE to disclose proof on 'foreign influence'

(1 hr 11 mins ago)Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said on Tuesday that he would consider disclosing proof about external forces which he said were manipulating the ongoing civil disobedience movement for genuine democracy.Speaking ahead of the weekly ... [Published Hong Kong Standard - 23 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 3 reports

Hong Kong students, officials to meet

"This is an historic moment because it's the first time ever in Hong Kong that a group of protesters are able to sit on an equal footing with the government, to say: 'we don't agree with you, we want democracy'," said Nathan Law, a member of the Hong ... [Published Nelson Mail - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Resistance as justice

On October 7, four activists chained themselves to the gates of Montreal headquarters for Enbridge Inc., an energy pipeline company. The activists were protesting the reversal of the Enbridge Line 9B, which will carry tar sands oil from Alberta through ... [Published Mc Gill Daily - Oct 20 2014]

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The statement also called on the capital's residents to launch a "civil disobedience campaign until the arrival of the army.”"
Even more telling is the official statement issued by the US government recently on the matter. It reads: "The US categorically rejects accusations that we are manipulating the activities of any person, group or political party in Hong Kong" . No mention of NED or Greve
"Sometimes you have to break the law. Civic disobedience is breaking the law and if you're doing it for a cause there's nothing wrong with it. MLK did it" she said
"The incident [Occupy Central] happened quite suddenly and at the time we didn't know the scale of the movement and how many] people would join or even the [exact] location."

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Nearly 140 years ago, my great-grandfather left a small town in India’s Gujarat state to seek opportunity overseas. He heard of a tiny new British colony off the southern coast of a giant old Chinese kingdom, ventured over, and built a better life. Subsequent ...
Fighting for the Hong Kong Dream [Published The China Blog - 1 hour ago]
Nearly 140 years ago, my great-grandfather left a small town in India’s Gujarat state to seek opportunity overseas. He heard of a tiny new British colony off the southern coast of a giant old Chinese kingdom, ventured over, and built a better life. Subsequent ...
Fighting for the Hong Kong Dream [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - 1 hour ago]
Nearly 140 years ago, my great-grandfather left a small town in India’s Gujarat state to seek opportunity overseas. He heard of a tiny new British colony off the southern coast of a giant old Chinese kingdom, ventured over, and built a better life. Subsequent ...
Fighting for the Hong Kong Dream [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - 1 hour ago]
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