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Coverage of ‘May 2014 Declaration’ Rally in Ljubljana, Conservative Gathering Denouncing Country’s ‘Unfinished’ Transition to Democracy

An estimated 3,000 people gathered in the Slovenian capital of Ljubljana on Sunday in support of the so-called May Declaration 2014, a document that brings attention to what supporters denounce as the country’s ‘unfinished’ transition to democracy. I covered the event and filed a dozen photos for the Demotix news service which you can view here.…
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March Against Monsanto in Quito – Notebook and 22 Photos

Here are some images from this morning and early afternoon's March Against Monsanto action in Quito, Ecuador, one of 436 cities in 52 countries where demonstrations were held against GMO/biotech giant Monsanto today. Monsanto, the company that brought the world Agent Orange five decades ago (see a post of my October 2010 visit with Vietnam's third…
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