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Bayview-Hunters Point, San Francisco

Hunters Point as a backdrop for a story on gentrification and street gangs. Community activism A number of community groups, such as the India Basin


Downtown Eastside

sex trade , crime, violence, as well as a history of community activism. Hastings and Cordova Streets were


Niagara Falls, New York

url http: query.nytimes.com gst fullpage.html?res 940DE6D9143CF936A3575BC0A96E948260 accessdate 2008-07-29 With no prior experience in community activism, Gibbs organized her neighbors and formed the Love Canal Homeowners Association. CHEJ About Lois Page She led her community in a battle against the local, state, and federal governments. After years of struggle, 833 families were eventually


Qatar

Lanka , United Arab Emirates, Cambodia and Vietnam. coffeebean.com * For his charity work and community activism, Izzo was honored by Bob Kraft and the New England Patriots Organization with the Ron Burton Community Service Award at the team’s annual Kickoff Gala in August 2008. To date, his Larryoke events have raised over $600,000 for U.S. Military veterans and their families. Izzo represented the NFL during a 2005 "The USO and NFL Salute the Troops Tour," which visited soldiers in Afghanistan and Iraq. During the tour, Izzo and Warrick Dunn officially opened the USO Pat Tillman Center at Bagram, a center that serves thousands of troops transitioning to and from Kuwait, Qatar, Iraq and Europe. DefenseLink News Article: Pat Tillman USO Center Opens in Afghanistan * In October 2006, Izzo hosted a charity event in Boston "Karaoke with Larry Izzo and the New England Patriots." The 2nd annual event raised over $ (United States dollar)200,000 for charities which included The Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund, Operation Ensuring Christmas, the USO of New England, and Fallen Patriot. Participating at the fundraiser over the past two years were celebrities and athletes including Mark Cuban, Tom Brady, and other members of the New England Patriots. Larry Izzo Salute to the Troops During the 1980s, Dicks managed clubs in Greece, Cyprus and Qatar (where he won the championship with Al Rayyan Sports Club). The Doha Round began with a ministerial-level meeting in Doha, Qatar in 2001. Subsequent ministerial meetings took place in Cancún, Mexico (2003), and Hong Kong (2005). Related negotiations took place in Geneva, Switzerland (2004, 2006, 2008); Paris, France (2005); and Potsdam, Germany (2007). group1 Member states (Member states of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf) list1 Bahrain Wikipedia:Qatar Dmoz:Regional Middle East Qatar Commons:Category:Qatar


Uruguay

, T. (2010) ''Bradt Travel Guide: Uruguay'', Bradt Travel Guides *Canel, E. (2010) ''Barrio Democracy in Latin America: Participatory Decentralization and Community Activism in Montevideo'', The Pennsylvania State University Press *Clark, G. (2008) ''Custom Guide: Uruguay'', Lonely Planet *Jawad, H. (2009) ''Four Weeks in Montevideo: The Story of World Cup 1930'', Seventeen Media *Lessa, F. and Druliolle, V. (eds.) (2011) ''The Memory of State Terrorism in the Southern Cone: Argentina, Chile


Baltimore

-for-change-sonja-sohns-road-to-redemption Sonja Sohn's Road to Redemption - story on Sohn's community activism with reWIRED for Change in B (Baltimore online newspaper), accessed January 1, 2010 Other actors and writers involved with ''The Wire'' serve as board members. Members page reWIRED for Change, accessed January 1, 2010 Ship namesake Ship builder Thomas Kemp, Baltimore, Maryland Ship laid down 1813


Vienna

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Afghanistan

of the inhabitants of Delhi and in a single campaign captured an incredible amount of wealth, including the legendary Peacock Throne and the Koh-i-Nor diamond. Axworthy ''Iran'' pp.158-159 * For his charity work and community activism, Izzo was honored by Bob Kraft and the New England Patriots Organization with the Ron Burton Community Service Award at the team’s annual Kickoff Gala in August 2008. To date, his Larryoke events have raised over $600,000 for U.S. Military veterans and their families. Izzo represented the NFL during a 2005 "The USO and NFL Salute the Troops Tour," which visited soldiers in Afghanistan and Iraq. During the tour, Izzo and Warrick Dunn officially opened the USO Pat Tillman Center at Bagram, a center that serves thousands of troops transitioning to and from Kuwait, Qatar, Iraq and Europe. DefenseLink News Article: Pat Tillman USO Center Opens in Afghanistan * In October 2006, Izzo hosted a charity event in Boston "Karaoke with Larry Izzo and the New England Patriots." The 2nd annual event raised over $ (United States dollar)200,000 for charities which included The Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund, Operation Ensuring Christmas, the USO of New England, and Fallen Patriot. Participating at the fundraiser over the past two years were celebrities and athletes including Mark Cuban, Tom Brady, and other members of the New England Patriots. Larry Izzo Salute to the Troops Following his election to the presidency of the United Nations General Assembly, he offered a statement interpreted Commons:Category:Afghanistan WikiPedia:Afghanistan Dmoz:Regional Asia Afghanistan


Iraq

the Mediterranean, the Suez Canal, and the Red Sea to Iran for shipment to the USSR. * For his charity work and community activism, Izzo was honored by Bob Kraft and the New England Patriots Organization with the Ron Burton Community Service Award at the team’s annual Kickoff Gala in August 2008. To date, his Larryoke events have raised over $600,000 for U.S. Military veterans and their families. Izzo represented the NFL during a 2005 "The USO and NFL Salute the Troops Tour," which visited soldiers in Afghanistan and Iraq. During the tour, Izzo and Warrick Dunn officially opened the USO Pat Tillman Center at Bagram, a center that serves thousands of troops transitioning to and from Kuwait, Qatar, Iraq and Europe. DefenseLink News Article: Pat Tillman USO Center Opens in Afghanistan * In October 2006, Izzo hosted a charity event in Boston "Karaoke with Larry Izzo and the New England Patriots." The 2nd annual event raised over $ (United States dollar)200,000 for charities which included The Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund, Operation Ensuring Christmas, the USO of New England, and Fallen Patriot. Participating at the fundraiser over the past two years were celebrities and athletes including Mark Cuban, Tom Brady, and other members of the New England Patriots. Larry Izzo Salute to the Troops Following his election to the presidency of the United Nations General Assembly, he offered a statement interpreted Commons:Category:Iraq WikiPedia:Iraq Dmoz:Regional Middle East Iraq


Washington, D.C.

Upon his return home, Bateman enrolled in the Law Center at Georgetown University, where in 1956 he earned his law degree. He served a short time as a clerk for the United States Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C. before practicing law privately in Newport News from 1968 to 1983. During this period he worked to build a political base through community activism and membership in the Virginia Jaycees (United States Junior Chamber). Bateman served as president of the Virginia


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