<p>Emergency Action! Protest To Show Solidarity With Striking Georgia State Inmates!</p>
<p>Friday December 17, 2010<br />
11:30am - 1:00pm<br />
Richmond, Virginia Courthouse<br />
701 E. Broad St.</p>
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ROME - An Italian court on Wednesday upped the sentences for 23 CIA agents convicted in absentia of abducting an Egyptian imam in one of the biggest cases against the US "extraordinary rendition" program.
LONDON - As austerity bites, Western Europe faces a near inevitable rise in protest and unrest in 2011 which is likely to hit markets and dampen weak governments' appetite for reform but not affect policies dramatically.