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Fighting for LGBT rights in Egypt
Egypt News

Fighting for LGBT rights in Egypt

Source: Socialist Worker (UK) / The Dawn News / October 10, 2017 A vicious homophobic campaign is underway in Egypt. It follows the arrest of seven people alleged to have raised the rainbow flag during a concert on 22 September in the capital Cairo. According to the Egyptian Initiative for Personal […]

Seal of the National Federation of Workers and Employees of Lebanon. Image credit: Al Mayadeen
Lebanon News

Lebanese Unions Protest Tax Law

Source: Al Mayadeen / The Dawn News / October 10, 2017 The National Federation of Workers and Employees of Lebanon has protested against the recently-passed tax law, because it considers it burdens people with low income. In a statement published in local news, the union demanded the government to cease […]

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U2′s Bono Asks Argentine President About Missing Activist

By: Associated Press / Source: Billboard / The Dawn News / October 9, 2017 U2′s lead singer Bono asked Argentina’s president on Monday (Oct. 9) about an activist who went missing after police cleared protesters from a highway more than two months ago. Bono said he spoke to President Mauricio […]

HAMAS & Al-Fatah Reach Reconciliation Agreement in Egypt
Israel Palestine

HAMAS & Al-Fatah Reach Reconciliation Agreement in Egypt

Palestine: Al Fatah & Hamas gather tomorrow to discuss security at the Gaza Strip Source: Resumen Medio Oriente (with information from Europa Press, Palestina Libre, HispanTV and Reuters) / The Dawn News / October 9, 2017 The negotiators of the main Palestinian factions, Al Fatah and Hamas, reunited on Tuesday […]

FILE: Supporters of President Uhuru Kenyatta-led Jubilee Alliance shout slogans during a demonstration on 19 September 2017 outside the Supreme Court of Kenya in Nairobi. Picture: AFP
Kenya News

Kenya Rights Group: 37 Killed in Protests After August Elections

Last month the Supreme Court nullified incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta’s August win due to procedural irregularities. Source: Eyewitness News / The Dawn News / October 9, 2017 NAIROBI – Hundreds of demonstrators marched through the Kenyan capital demanding election reforms on Monday, as a rights group said at least 37 […]

Evo Morales Homages Che Guevara: “Being A Guerrilla Is Not A Crime”
Bolivia News

Evo Morales Homages Che Guevara: “Being A Guerrilla Is Not A Crime”

Thousands Homage Che Guevara In Colombia Source: Resumen Latinoamericano / Photo credit: Resumen Latinoamericano / The Dawn News / October 8, 2017 Last October 8, 50 years after the murder of Che Guevara, thousands of people who vindicate his legacy of struggle arrived in La Higuera, Vallegrande, where the Argentine-Cuban […]

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Analysis Pakistan

Obsession Central: Dilemma of Pakistan

By: Maemuna Sadaf / The Dawn News / October 8, 2017 2nd October, 2017 can be termed as black day in the history of Pakistan’s constitution. It was a day when for one person the whole constitution of the country was changed. To restore chairmanship of former Prime Minister Nawaz […]

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Interview World

Reporting on the World’s Most Controversial Farm Chemical

Veteran journalist Carey Gillam’s new book sheds light on the ongoing battle over glyphosate, the nation’s most commonly used herbicide. By: Steve Holt / Source: Civil Eats / The Dawn News / October 10, 2017 Want to start a fight at a state fair, agriculture show, or meeting of the […]

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Bolivia News World

Final Statement of the 2nd Meeting of Anti Imperialist Communicators: Plans For The Creation of A Continental Network and A ‘Che Guevara’ Training School

Source: Resumen Latinoamericano / The Dawn News / October 10, 2017 Vallegrande, Bolivia. With a final declaration which advocates for the conformation of a wide Network of Anti Imperialist Communicators and the creation of the “Ernesto ‘Che’ Guevara” Formation School, the 2nd Meeting of Anti Imperialist Communicators ended on Sunday […]