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An anti-GMO (genetically-modified crops) activist holds a town entrance roadsign reading Monsantox after anti-GMO activists entered a production site of US agro-chemicals giant Monsanto to protest aganinst the use of GMO crops

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18:31 23.05.2015(updated 19:08 23.05.2015) Get short URL

London and Dublin joined protests against US-based agriculture giant Monsanto.

MOSCOW(Sputnik) — London and Dublin joined nearly 450 global cities where mass rallies against US-based agriculture giant Monsanto, the leading producer of genetically engineered seeds and chemical herbicides, were planned to be held on Saturday.

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Au moins 5.000 personnes ont manifesté ce samedi 31 janvier dans les rues de Londres pour revendiquer la construction de milliers de logements sociaux, de brider les loyers dans le privé et l’arrêt ces projets de démolition qui menacent plus de cinquante complexes résidentiels.

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This video is called Bahrain, capital of torture.

From the Bahrain Institute for Rights & Democracy:

NGOs Call on Home Secretary to Remove Prince Nasser of Bahrain from the UK

London,  27 October 2014 –  The Bahrain Institute for Rights & Democracy (BIRD), Americans for Democracy & Human Rights in Bahrain (ADHRB) and Redress UK expressed their disappointment to the UK Home Secretary last Friday 24 October, upon receiving information of Bahrain Prince Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa’s arrival in London for an appearance at the 2014 British Invention Show. In a letter to the Home Secretary Theresa May, the rights groups pointed to a decision made by the UK High Court earlier this month, which ruled to quash the Prince’s functional immunity in the UK due to impending accusations of torture against him.

The rights groups expressed further disappointment in the UK’s recent engagements with…

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