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The majority of people marching in the streets of Philadelphia expressed their support for Bernie Sanders and their refusal to vote for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. (Photo Credit: Andalusia Knoll)

Slideshow: Protests outside the DNC

As the contentious Democratic National Convention kicked off Monday in Philadelphia, thousands of people took to the streets to protest the platform of Hillary Clinton and the party in general. Some marches were issue...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – July 22, 2016

Turkey’s Alevi minority sees dark days ahead U.S.-led airstrikes reportedly kill more than 100 civilians in Manbij, Syria Indian troops unleash pellet guns on Kashmir protesters; hundreds blinded UK rift deepens after Scotland overruled...

Activist Connie Burton came from Tampa to "Wall Off Trump." The wall of protesters temporarily shut down an entrance into the convention hall. (Photo Credit: Kelly Benjamin)

Street Beat: Voices from outside the RNC

After a roll call vote that saw more than 700 Republican delegates cast votes for anyone but the presumptive nominee, Donald Trump was officially named the Republican candidate for the U.S. presidency Tuesday night....

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FSRN Weekly Edition – July 15, 2016

Bastille Day attack in Nice kills at least 84 Trump taps Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as VP candidate Funerals for officers slain continue through the week Funeral for Philando Castile draws hundreds to Minnesota’s...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – July 8, 2016

Editors Note: The Weekly Edition has been updated to reflect that officials now say a single gunman was responsible for the Dallas attacks. Snipers Ambush Dallas anti-violence rally, killing five police Outrage grows after two more black...