Tag: protest

Utah man arrested for “Penny Offense”

SALT LAKE CITY, UT— Talk about a penny offense! Jason West thought he was merely making a statement of protest by paying for his disputed medical bill entirely in pennies.  Instead his “penny offense” got him arrested for disorderly conduct.

Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak Finally Steps Down After 18 Days Of Unrest:

After 18 days of protests, fighting and political unrest, Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak had announced that he is stepping down after three decades as the country’s leader—a move which greatly changes the landscape of the Arab world. Omar Suleiman, President

Obama Increases Pressure On Mubarak

Obama urges Mubarak to step down

President Barak Obama has urged Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak “to make the right decision” to end weeks of unrest, and reiterated a call for an orderly transition of power “that begins now.” Obama also made it clear he was not

Hundreds Of Thousands Of Egyptians Rallying For Mubarak To Go

Egyptians Rallying For Mubarak To stepdown

On the 11th day of the massive protests that have triggered a revolution and put Egypt on front pages around the world, a crowd measuring in the hundreds of thousands marched peacefully in Cairo of Friday, past patient soldiers, to