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Spontaneous Demonstration called on Facebook attracts half a million in Lisbon

Spontanious demonstration called on Facebook attracts half a million in Lisbon

Following the events of Tunisia, Egypt and other Southern Med States where a popular people’s movement was started over the Facebook and Social networks, a small group of Portuguese youth started up a Facebook page-calling for a million people march on the main street in Lisbon, Avenida da Liberdade, for March 12th 2011, to fill up the entire street. They called themselves the “Geracao A Rasca” or the “Angry Generation”.

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Livewire Publications new books

Livewire is a small publishing house based in Dublin. We started with the autobiographical account of the remarkable but little known army captain and founder of the Irish Citizen Army, the loyalist-born socialist Captain Jack White’s Misfit, A Revolutionary Life.

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