Update on Toronto G20 and more international news

28 Jun

After spending over 1 billion dollars on security, the Toronto government arrested over 900 people during the protests against the G20.

In other news, the government of Australia has blocked all reporting and journalism surrounding the governments allowance of a Chinese mining firm to dump waste in the ocean.

Strong police repression revealed itself in St. Petersburg, Russia, as 5 people marching in a gay rights protest found themselves in the captivity of Russian police. Gay rights are a huge issue in Eastern Europe, where conservative patriarchy often facilitates fascist violence against the exercise of sexual difference.

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