Police official warns Hong Kong is on ‘brink of a total breakdown’

Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong paralyzed parts of the semi-autonomous financial hub for a...

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Almost anyone could have cyber-hacked the Labour Party – and now our democracy is under threat

Today the Labour Party was the victim of a “large and sophisticated cyber attack”. After the hack of...

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Dozens of Hong Kong protesters make daring campus breakout

Dozens of Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters dramatically escaped a two-day police siege at a...

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Students stage daring escape from Hong Kong university amid protests

Students have been taking part in pro-democracy protests at the university for almost a week, but...

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Piece of the Berlin Wall with message for Trump goes on U.S.-Mexico border tour after White House...

Members of the Berlin-based pro-democracy group Die Offene Gesellschaft, or The Open Society, had...

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From an extradition bill to a political crisis: A guide to the Hong Kong protests - KVIA

Hong Kong has been rocked by pro-democracy, anti-government protests for more than five months now,...

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Tickets available for MinnPost anniversary event: Defending Democracy | MinnPost

A block of seats has become available for Defending Democracy, our 12th Anniversary Celebration, set...

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Clashes Intensify Between Hong Kong Protesters And Police

But this government is basically refusing over and over again. More importantly, we are demanding for democracy. Right now, Hong Kong International Financial ...

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‘We are in a war’: In Hong Kong, an accountant by day is a street fighter by night

The group’s members — accountants and a legal aide among them — consider themselves foot soldiers in...

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How a Pop Star Became the Face of Hong Kong’s Pro-Democracy Movement

Five years after she first joined the front lines of the Umbrella Movement, the precursor to the...

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Bolivian president Morales resigns after protests

But the fact that the military has called the shots on the president standing down does not do much for Bolivia's democracy either. Now Evo Morales has...

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Hong Kong Leader Says Violence Has Far Exceeded Calls for Democracy

Hong Kong's embattled leader Carrie Lam said on Monday the violence that is roiling the former...

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Opinion | There are no ‘good’ Republicans who served in Trump’s administration

Anyone not more sympathetic to Tillerson and Kelly after reading that probably is of the view that...

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Hong Kong protester, 21, loses kidney after being shot by police

The 21-year-old student named only as Chow had a kidney and part of his liver removed to take out...

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7 Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers detained or face arrest

Seven Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers have either been detained or face arrest Saturday, in a move...

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Hong Kong In Tumult: Man Is Set On Fire Hours After Police Officer Shoots Protester

Hong Kong police shot an apparently unarmed protester on Monday, fueling outrage among pro-democracy...

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Two critical after Hong Kong day of chaos

The protests started in June against plans to allow extradition to the mainland - which many feared would undermine the city's freedoms. The bill was...

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Hong Kong Stabbing in Broad Daylight Raises Election Safety Questions

Hong Kong has been gripped for almost five months by protests demanding greater democracy. Now, a...

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Bolivia's blunt message to leaders drunk on power

s much we still need to know about what has unfolded in Bolivia, but one thing is clear: Evo Morales, who on Sunday resigned the presidency under...

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Iraq veteran: We defended American democracy. Now we're asking Congress to do the same.

I never thought I’d see a day when a service member was attacked for standing up for our country,...

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