Category: THE MASSES

15 Million join Black Nazarene procession in the Philippines – Reuters

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Poland protests: Crowds renew calls for press freedom – BBC News

Demonstrators in the Polish capital Warsaw have renewed their protest against government plans to restrict journalists’ access to parliament.Crowds gathered outside the presidential palace on Saturday morning and then marched to parliament.On Friday protesters blockaded the parliament building, leading to a late-night stand-off with police.Poland’s populist right-wing government wants to limit the number of reporters […]

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800,000 children are reported missing each year in the United States – ABC News

According to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, there are 115 child “stranger abduction” cases each year, which means the child was taken by an unknown person. Source: Missing Children in America: Unsolved Cases – ABC News

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1.9 MILLION citizens storm streets in nationwide anti-president rally – The Korea Times

Braving the wet snow and cold wind, some 1.9 million protesters gathered across the nation to demand President Park Geun-hye’s resignation, with 1.5 million at Gwanghwamun Square in central Seoul alone, Saturday. Source: 1.9 MILLION citizens storm streets in nationwide anti-president rally

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Counting 1 million crowds at anti-president rallies in Seoul – The Washington Post

South Korea is seeing its biggest wave of street demonstrations in decades, but nobody is sure how many people are taking to the streets each week. Source: Counting 1 million crowds at anti-president rallies in Seoul – The Washington Post

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