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  January Uprising - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The January Uprising was the longest Polish uprising against Tsarist Russia: it began January 22, 1863, and the last insurgents were not captured until 1865.
A Wilno chapel commemorating the suppression of the 1863 Uprising.
Graves of January Uprising veterans at Warsaw's Powązki Cemetery.
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 January Uprising - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
The January Uprising was the beginning of the new uprising against Russian rule in the former territories of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, occupied by tsarist Russian Empire during the partitions of Poland.
It begun on the night of January 22, 1863 as a spontaneous protest of young Poles against the draft to Russian army.
In the aftermath of the uprising, severe reprisals against the Poles, such as public executions or deportations to Siberia, led many Poles to abandon armed struggle and turn instead to the idea of "" - the economic and cultural self-improvement.
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 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/January Uprising
The January Uprising was the longest Lithuanian and Polish uprising against the Russian Empire: it began January 22, 1863, and the last insurgents were not captured until 1865.
The uprising broke out at a moment when general quiet prevailed in Europe, and when the Revolutionary Party had not sufficient means to arm and equip the bands of young men who were hiding in forests to escape Alexander Wielopolski's order of conscription into the Russian army.
Konstanty Kalinowski (1838–1864) was one of the leaders of Lithuanian and Belarusian national revival and the leader of the January Uprising in the lands of the former Grand Duchy of Lithuania.
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 January Uprising - Education - Information - Educational Resources - Encyclopedia - Music
The night of January 22, 1863, was the beginning of the new uprising against Russian rule.
The Prussian railways are also to he placed at the disposal of the Russian military authorities for the transportation of troops through Prussian territory from one part of the Kingdom of Poland to another." This step of Bismarck's led to protests on the part of several governments and roused the Polish nation.
Chapel in Vilna, erected to commemorate the crushing of the uprising
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 January Uprising (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
the January Uprising in Poland against the Russian Empire
Kiev Arsenal January Uprising, also known as January rebellion.
This is a disambiguation page: a list of articles associated with the same title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/January_Uprising_(disambiguation)   (108 words)

 Uprising: NBC Miniseries
The January deportations caught the Jews by surprise, and Ghetto residents thought this was the end.
The Warsaw ghetto uprising was nothing less than a revolution in Jewish history.
The significance and symbolic resonance of the uprising went far beyond the numbers of those who fought and died.
www.adl.org /uprising/Warsaw.asp   (496 words)

 January Uprising: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
(had been friendly because they regarded the uprising as of a social rather than a national character and it stirred the Russian Government to more energetic endeavors toward the speedy suppression of hostilities which were growing in strength and determination.
Wadysaw niegolewski (1819-1885) was a polish liberal politician and member of parliament, insurgent in greater poland uprising 1846, greater...
Pierre-jules hetzel (chartres, january 15, 1814 - monte-carlo, march 17, 1886) was a french editor and publisher....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/J/Ja/January_Uprising.htm   (2950 words)

 History of Poland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
The failed uprising was followed by the Third Partition of Poland in 1795.
The Hungarian Uprising, in which Jozef Bem served as a general, was brutally crushed when Tsar Nicholas I sent 200,000 troops into Hungary to support the Austrian Empire.
The January Uprising of 1863, launched against the Tsarist Imperial Russia was probably the most desperate.
www.poland-embassy.si /eng/poland/history4.htm   (1735 words)

 1863 - The real meaning from Timesharetalk wikipedia
January 1 - Abraham Lincoln signs the Emancipation Proclamation during the second year of the American Civil War making slavery's abolition in the rebel states an official war goal.
January 8 - Ground is broken in Sacramento, CA on the construction of the First Transcontinental Railroad in the United States.
January 11 - American Civil War: Battle of Arkansas Post - General John McClernand and Admiral David Dixon Porter capture the Arkansas River for the Union.
www.timesharetalk.co.uk /wiki.asp?k=1863   (1896 words)

 1world - Ecuador Page
After the meeting, the army high command put 18 officers involved in the uprising under the jurisdiction of the defense ministry for 90 days, after which they will be put on leave for six months prior to being discharged.
According to a survey by the Cedatos polling firm, carried out prior to yesterday's passage of the new law, 61 percent of the population was in favor of an amnesty for the colonels.
The president of the Confederation of Indigenous Nationalities of Ecuador (CONAIE), Antonio Vargas, told IPS that the indigenous uprising was not a failure because it confirmed the group's organizational force and power to mobilize a large segment of the population.
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 Two Clashes
    The January uprising was "led" mainly by the Gapons.
In this respect the December uprising had the advantage in that the Social-Democrats were at the head of it.
In January 1906 the uprising in Latvia was crushed by punitive expeditions under the command of generals Orlov, Sologub, and others.
www.marx2mao.com /Stalin/TC06.html   (2349 words)

 January 22 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
January 22 is the 22nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar.
The aim of the national movement is to regain Polish-Lithuanian-Ruthenian Commonwealth from occupation of Russia.
January 21 - January 23 - December 22 - February 22 — listing of all days
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By the middle of January a cease-fire was called and a short while later the EZLN and the Mexican government began a dialogue about the demands raised by the EZLN as part of a peace process.
The EZLN was born in the remote indigenous villages of the Lacandón Forest--the Selva--and the southeastern mountains.
While there was overwhelming support for the January uprising and the armed struggle in general, there was a lot of informal debate in the ranks of the EZLN and among their supporters over how exactly this dictatorship can be changed.
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 Narco News: The Urban Indigenous’ Role in the ’94 Zapatista Uprising
Narco News: The Urban Indigenous’ Role in the ’94 Zapatista Uprising
The Urban Indigenous’ Role in the ’94 Zapatista Uprising
SAN CRISTÓBAL DE LAS CASAS, CHIAPAS, JANUARY 4: Domingo López Angel and his exiled indigenous evangelical compañeros knew about the Zapatistas’ 1994 armed uprising before hand, and helped the rebel troops to escape the federal army in San Cristóbal as it persecuted and bombed Zapatista communities.
www.narconews.com /Issue40/article1539.html   (598 words)

 Mexico: Zapatista Thunder
The January uprising in Chiapas has galvanized Mexican political thought and forced the country to face a fundamental issue: "For decades, the conventional wisdom about Mexico held that democratization...would threaten political stability in a land with a fearsome history of bloody uprisings.
On January 26, PRI candidate Colosio pledged that he will support clean elections and a program of 20 democratic reforms that are being proposed to all presidential candidates by a nonpartisan movement led by intellectuals, politicians, artists, and citizen activists.
NAFTA was a leading motive for the Chiapas uprising, and was denounced resoundingly by the Zapatistas for job losses it is expected to cause among Mexican farmers likely to be displaced by imports of cheap United States corn.
db.uwaterloo.ca /~alopez-o/politics/zapatista.html   (4580 words)

 Glossary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
A member of the KPD central committee, he opposed the January 1919 uprising, and was arrested and murdered by the Freikorps in March 1919.
Founder and leader of the KPD; she opposed the call for the January rising, although this was not reflected in her articles.
Her arrest was ordered by the Social Democratic government for her participation in the uprising, and she was brutally murdered by the SDP-instigated Freikorps at the same time as Liebknecht.
www.marxist.com /germany/glossary.html   (1896 words)

 John Ross on the media and the Zapatistas / EZLN in 1994   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
How the uprising might affect the political fortunes of Carlos Salinas de Gortari and his hand-picked successor, Luis Donaldo Colosio Murrieta (recently assassinated), was one constant theme of Times reporting in January and February.
On January 10, he was down in the jungle looking for someone who might lead him to the guerrilla chieftain, according to a reporter who accompanied him on the foray.
On January 25, thousands of vocal critics, representing 150 activist organizations, blockaded doors at the communication conglomerate's downtown offices and decorated the faade of the block-long building with expressions of support for the EZLN.
flag.blackened.net /revolt/mexico/comment/media94.html   (2778 words)

 January Uprising - Definition, explanation
The uprising broke out at a moment when general quiet prevailed in Europe and in Russia, and when the Revolutionary Party had not sufficient means to arm and equip the bands of young men who were hiding in forests to escape Alexander Wielopolski's order of conscription into the Russian army.
In addition, to the thousands who fell in battles, 128 men were executed by Mikhail Muravyov's order, and 9,423 men and women were exiled to Siberia (2,500 men according to Russian sources).
Władysław Niegolewski; (1819-1885) was a Polish libeal politician and member of parliament, insurgent in Greater Poland Uprising 1846, Greater Poland Uprising 1848 i January Uprising 1863, cofounder of Central Economic Society (TCL) in 1861 and People's Libraries Society (CTG) in 1880.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/j/ja/january_uprising.php   (1568 words)

 Transcript: A Popular Uprising: A Look at Ecuador's Coup
The events of January signify something not seen before in our country, in which a large number of colonels and other officers from the Ecuadorian army participated, together with the general populace and the Indians.
And in the case of the indigenous uprising on January 21st, like the previous uprisings there has been a clear rejection of not only government policy, but also those of the IMF.
In this case it was an uprising against corruption and a corrupt government and also against the policies of the IMF, which instead of resolving problems, has made them worse.
www.radioproject.org /transcript/2000/0020.html   (3911 words)

 Al-Ahram Weekly | Special | Chronicles of an uprising
On the morning of 19 January, I left the place where I was staying in Manial and walked onto the street, to be met with the sight of people gathering around each other spontaneously and shouting angry slogans.
On 18 January I was heading to Ain Shams University where students at the Faculty of Engineering had organised a week of activities focussed on the democratic rights of students.
HUNDREDS were arrested in the wake of the 1977 riots, and the government blamed the uprising on the alleged plans of a "secret communist party".
weekly.ahram.org.eg /2007/828/special.htm   (2688 words)

 The Challenge of Hamas to Fatah - Middle East Quarterly
This grassroots uprising against Israel's presence in the West Bank and Gaza was initially led by a broad spectrum of Palestinian political factions.
On January 20, 1996, the PA held its first elections for the presidency and the Palestinian Legislative Council.
On January 22, Hamas announced that it would not attend the talks in Cairo, "because not all Palestinian factions were invited."[53] The following day, Palestinian officials stated that the talks would include no less than twelve Palestinian factions.
www.meforum.org /article/516   (3964 words)

 January 23 - Warsaw Ghetto Uprising
With the beginning of deportations to death camps throughout 1942, the Jewish began to collaborate in an attempt to rebel against the SS and inhibiting forces.
After a largely successful uprising begun on January 18, the Jewish gained control of the ghetto.
The majority of survivors were exterminated on the spost or sent to Treblinka extermination camp.
www.dailyhistory.net /january-23-warsaw-ghetto-uprising   (413 words)

 HealthWrights: Workgroup for People's Health and Rights
In the confusion after the overthrow, top generals in the army betrayed the indigenous front and restored to power the same corrupt politicians who favor the globalized market at the expense of the poor.
One reason that the insurrection brought little change (and if anything a more deeply entrenched far-right power structure) was that indigenous organizations made little effort to seek solidarity with organized labor or the nation’s powerful student and teacher organizations.
Another reason the January uprising brought little change was that the US government was quick to threaten Ecuador with trade sanctions (refusal to buy crude oil), and to halt international loans (including those from the World Bank) if the neoliberal oligarchy were dismantled.
www.healthwrights.org /Newsletters/nl43/blobalill02.htm   (1009 words)

 Declassified Pentagon documents on EZLN   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
The text stated that, in a meeting whose date was not mentioned or was fled out, the Guatemalan military leaders tried in vain to convince their counterparts that the URNG, the Farabundo Marti Front of National Liberation (FMLN), and the ETA were 'cooperating in some way with an insurgency group in Mexico'.
On January 20, 1994 other trucks, approximately 10, of the 5-ton size, were in the village.
For example, in a cable sent on January 31, 1994, the analysts commented : 'The EZLN easily won the war of public relations and have made the Army return to its barracks, leaving them with little possibilities of patrolling the land.
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 Romuald Traugutt -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Romuald Traugutt (16 January, 1826 - 5 August, 1864) was a Polish general and war hero, best known for commanding the January Uprising.
Before the uprising he was a Lt. Colonel (podpułkownik) in the Russian Empire's army.
After the uprising, he was sentenced to death by the Russian regime and hanged near the Warsaw Citadel on 5 August, 1864, aged 38, together with other rebel commanders (Rafał Krajewski, Józef Toczyski, Roman Żuliński and Jan Jeziorański).
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Romuald_Traugutt   (201 words)

 Socialism Today - Uprising in Ecuador
Gutiérrez first came to national prominence during the national uprising in January 2000, led by the indigenous peoples who make up an estimated 45% of the population.
During this mass uprising, which overthrew the government of president Jamil Mahuad, Gutiérrez gained popularity as an army colonel who refused to open fire on the mass demonstrations in Quito, the capital city.
It began as an uprising of the indigenous peoples but was rapidly joined by the working class in the cities.
www.socialismtoday.org /92/ecuador.html   (3578 words)

 Poland - XIX century flags
As far I know the polish flag in the national uprising of 1830-1831: the nationalists used red and white flag dividsed diagonally, with hoist lower part red and fly upper part white.
During the January Uprising different flags were used (white-red flags were also used).
Coat of arms was type which was constituted by authorities of Uprising.
flagspot.net /flags/pl-xix.html   (800 words)

 americas.org - Grassroots Leaders Arrested   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Early on January 30, plainclothes military intelligence agents abducted Antonio Vargas Huatatoca, president of the Confederation of Indigenous Nationalities of Ecuador (CONAIE), and beat up his driver as Vargas was leaving a Quito radio station following an interview.
CONAIE is one of several groups leading a national uprising against the Ecuadoran government’s neoliberal economic policies; the uprising began January 22.
Luis Villacís Maldonado, leader of the Popular Front, a grassroots and labor coalition also involved in organizing the uprising, was arrested the same day as he left his home.
www.americas.org /item_6610   (302 words)

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