Post Tagged with: "protests"

April 26, 2012 14:23

Education Sec. says OK to get students into protesting

“I think whether it’s, you know, children in elementary school, middle school, or high school, or college, getting our students engaged in the civic life of our country is hugely important. So getting young people engaged — protest being a part of it ..” Arne Duncan Sec. of Education

February 17, 2011 05:06

Bahrain Crackdown: Riot police storm protest camp on Manama Pearl Square

Riot police firing tear gas and wielding clubs stormed a landmark square occupied by anti-government protesters before dawn on Thursday, driving out demonstrators and destroying a makeshift encampment that had become the hub for demands to bring sweeping political changes to the kingdom. The main opposition group Al Wefaq said at least two people were killed in the assault on Pearl Square, which was littered with flattened tents, trampled banners and broken glass.

July 19, 2010 09:06

Unions get personal in protests for goodies

A disturbing trend is developing in union protests. More and more they are targeting person homes for their protests. In May SEIU protesters terrorized a teenage boy at a banker’s residence to push the finance ‘reform’ bill. And in June union thugs attacked non-union workers with baseball bats.