One runner's brave act showed the world how Ethiopia's government is cracking down on dissent.
Many of the athletes were sent by trade unions, workers' clubs and associations, socialist and communist parties and left-wing groups.
On June 11, 5,000 people came by bus, train, car, a few by bicycle, defying nasty weather to circle the Ramstein Air Base and demand it's closing.
It was a day to remember, a date for the record books: It marked a surprising development in German politics!
With violent anti-government protests continuing since early February, the idea of Venezuelans "protesting peacefully" reflects media bias.
For more than two weeks, Ukraine and its capital, Kiev have been the site of large-scale demonstrations against the government of President Victor Yanukovych.
Sudan's capital, Khartoum, and neighboring Omdurman, as well as Port Sudan and other parts of the country, are being rocked by mass protests and government repression, with the loss of at least 70 lives so far in Khartoum alone.
Angry small farmers are rejecting free trade agreements Colombia signed with the United States, Canada, and the European Union. Rrural people in Colombia are suffering.Eight million Colombians are hungry,
The Egyptian army has announced that if a solution to the conflict is not found by end of day Wednesday, it may step in and impose one on this nation of 80 million people.
All last week, major Brazilian cities were the sites of massive youth protests.