A homeless man eats on a Hong Kong sidewalk. Six months of tumultuous pro-democracy rallies — including many acts of violence and vandalism — has aggravated the suffering of homeless, elderly and disabled citizens.
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French citizens this month have held massive protests across the country to oppose planned pension reforms. The sign at this Paris protest on Dec. 5, 2019, “La précarité tue, l’Etat assassine!” roughly translates to, “Precariousness kills, the murderous state!”
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