Voices from Around the Globe

Latest stories 27 June 2017 In China, an Antagonistic Anti-Refugee Stance Finds Support Online Written by Oiwan Lam · East Asia Netizens bullied Yao Chen, a famous Chinese actress who is the UN Refugee Agency’s first Goodwill Ambassador in China, and rejected the idea of taking in refugees. 26 June 2017 Iran’s Revolution In Waiting WrittenRead More

Protest News Updates: 27 June 2017

Latest Updates CNN Senate Dems step up protests ahead of ObamaCare repeal vote The Hill (blog)–3 hours ago The floor protest comes after the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) analysis found that under the Senate proposal an additional 22 million … Dozens arrested after disability advocates protest at McConnell’s office CNN–22-Jun-2017 Senate healthcare bill protesters dragged awayRead More

Protest News Updates: 26 June 2017

Latest Updates Restricting protests, stifling dissent The Hindu–2 hours ago But public protests have surfaced to challenge its social and political agenda and the attempt to impose an exclusionary Hindu identity. Chelsea Manning attends New York gay pride parade amid protests … Telegraph.co.uk–5 hours ago Chelsea Manning, the US soldier who was jailed for providingRead More

Protest News Updates: 24 June 2017

Latest Updates For The Venezuelan Opposition, Protests Are ‘Like A War’ NPR–8 hours ago Carlos had been a tour guide until the spring, when he joined the opposition protesters, which the government considers enemies of the state. Death toll of Venezuela’s anti-govt protests crosses 75 TRT World–1 hour ago Venezuelan protester shot dead at point-blankRead More