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People's Struggles

Fight Back! Editors | Philippines | 4/12/05
On April 7, 2005, riot police in the Philippines attacked and broke up a demonstration by human rights activists marching near an international...
staff | Patterson, NJ | 4/04/05
Ali Qased, long-time activist and organizer for Palestinian national rights, died in the early hours of Sunday, April 3, 2005, after spending nearly two...
staff | United States | 4/02/05
Currently, as the top AFL-CIO officials discuss the future of the labor movement, management is attacking one of the few remaining densely unionized, high...
Joe Iosbaker | Chicago, IL | 4/02/05
In November, the University of Illinois announced they were hiring a new president, Joseph White. He will receive a $450,000 salary - $115,000 a year more...
Freedom Road Socialist Organization | United States | 4/02/05
Ricardo Palmera, a key leader in Colombia’s largest rebel group, the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), was handed over to U.S. custody Dec. 31
Caryl Sortwell | Chicago, IL | 4/01/05
In 1997 Angel Rodriguez was framed for murder by Chicago Area 5 Detectives Jon Woodall and Ernest Halvorsen.
Erika Zurawski | United States | 4/01/05
Erika Zurawski of Fight Back! interviews two Colombian trade unionists who are in the U.S. through the AFL-CIO Solidarity Center.
Alan Dale | Minneapolis, MN | 3/23/05
On Saturday, Mar. 19 over 1500 people participated in a Minneapolis anti-war demonstration, under the call, “ U.S. troops…out now!”
Geert Van Morter | Belgium | 3/22/05
Italian journalist Giuliana Sgrena, kidnapped in Iraq, was shot at by U.S. soldiers on Mar. 4, right after her release.
staff | Chicago, IL | 3/20/05
A noisy crowd of protesters, with banners demanding, “No to war and occupation,” marched here, Mar. 19.
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