On September 25, 2012 there was a demonstration in order to surround the Congress. This action ended in a police charge that led to the riot body to enter the near Atocha station to hit and shoot the protesters and had retreated, which could be a police action of doubtful validity.
In this context, several members of the press were identified, attacked, threatened and probably reported by riot members who refused to turn to give his identification number even carried. This video chronicles the assault on journalists.
Former Governor of Alaska / Fox News Contributor, Sarah Palin joins FNC’s Sean Hannity to analyze the REAL reasons for all the recent violence being directed toward the US Embassies throughout the Middle East.
Wednesday, 19 September at noon, 200 people froze in the streets of Geneva to protest the attack on generic medicines by Swiss pharmaceutical company Novartis. Watch to see how passerbys reacted and to hear MSF & others chant, “LIVES BEFORE PROFITS”.
Clashes in Madrid as thousands surround Spanish Congress
Riot police have ringed the Spanish parliament in Madrid after clashing with demonstrators as thousands of protesters gather for a march against austerity tagged “Surround Congress”. Nine people have been injured and 15 arrested, local media report.
From Sept 15-17th Occupy Wall Street gathered in lower Manhattan to commemorate one full year of actions. The three days where broken up into a day of education, a day of celebration, and a day of liberation. Occupy Wall Street participants used the anniversary to show that they are still active, organizing actions everyday all across the city. Those in attendance made clear that their movement is far from over.
Extended TEASER from the full length video, premiered @ the Aarau Festival [Switzerland] and screened @ GAM-PUMALAB [Santiago] in September 2012.
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UKIP Leader Nigel Farage provided a much-needed dose of reality to the peculiar pontifications of Barroso’s state of the union speech. Concerned at the fanaticism of Europe’s ever more concentrated power-base, summed up by his interpretation of Barroso’s call for a federal union of states: “while the nation state should continue to exist, it mustn’t have any democratic power”..
Nigel Farage goes on to deride Mario Draghi’s unlimited money bazooka – though we suspect Farage’s belief that “money doesn’t grow on trees” will soon come into question day after day..
Super Mario as much as implied that he “will fight to the last German taxpayer to keep the Mediterranean countries, that should never have been in the Euro, in there,” but for a sense of just how ludicrous things are becoming in the EU, this clip is important as he reminds us of Monti’s (monstrous Mario) recent statement that “nation-state democracy will bring down the European Union”..
Farage fears this rumbling facade over a crisis could go on for a decade, we can only hope not – one way or another…
The demonstration in Santiago de Compostela Galicia Spain, for the umpteenth time we Galician citizens speak out against the policy of the PP government cuts, with the excuse that the crisis is destroying quality public services. Such services have taken years of struggle to get them, now that aims to privatize govern us to benefit their business friends. Defend what is all defend it public.