Posts Tagged ‘activist’

Drone Warfare Activist Daniel Hale Facing 50 Years For Whistleblowing

Daniel Hale, an Air Force veteran and former U.S. intelligence analyst turned anti-war activist was arrested May 9thand charged with violating the Espionage Act. Daniel is a well-known anti-drone activist who has spoken out a number of anti-war events and conferences. He is also featured in the award-winning documentary “National Bird.” Daniel is a member […]

Activist Judges Lambasted for Legislating From the Bench and Overruling the POTUS as Never Before

    AG Barr blasts federal judges who impose nationwide injunctions by Zachary Halaschak Attorney General William Barr blasted federal judges who have issued more than 37 nationwide injunctions during the Trump administration, more than in the entirety of the 20th century. In a Tuesday speech to the American Law Institute, Barr went after “improper […]

Distinguished UAE activist Mansoor’s prison conditions ‘may constitute torture,’ rights experts warn

Independent United Nations human rights experts have warned that prominent Emirati pro-democracy campaigner and rights activist Ahmed Mansoor may be enduring treatment amounting to torture, including prolonged solitary confinement, as he is serving his jail terms in the Persian Gulf Arab country. The experts said they were “gravely concerned” for Mansoor’s physical well-being and urged […]

Norway police relocate Arab activist over threat from Saudi Arabia

Norwegian police have temporarily moved a prominent Arab pro-democracy activist and a vocal critic of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to a secure place after being tipped off about a possible threat against him from the kingdom. Iyad el-Baghdadi, a Palestinian human rights campaigner and writer, said he was first told of an unspecified […]

Australia Bans ‘Antisemitic’ Jewish Homosexual Activist from Entering Country

The Morrison government has banned right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos from entering Australia in a fresh crackdown likely to infuriate his conservative supporters but please critics who believe he is anti-Semitic: The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age can reveal the controversial speaker was told this week his visa application had been rejected and he cannot […]

Fraud: Native ‘activist’ Nathan Phillips never served in Vietnam, but raised money claiming he did

     The Washington Post has had to issue yet another retraction after falsely claiming that far-left Native American activist Nathan Phillips served in the Vietnam War. He didn’t – but this lie was previously used to help raise money for a documentary about his life. On Monday, the Washington Post quietly issued a correction to […]

Israeli activist who slapped Ahed Tamimi’s prosecutor wants a political trial

Yifat Doron says she slapped the IDF prosecutor to defend her friend. ‘We are not punished the same way the Palestinians are for the same actions.’ Israeli activist Yifat Doron. ‘(Oren Ziv/Activestills.org) A few minutes before an Israeli military court sentenced teenager Ahed Tamimi to eight months in prison, an Israeli activist, Yifat Doron, approached […]

Shocking documents reveal FBI was collecting data on internet activist without a warrant

(Natural News) Recently uncovered documents now show that the FBI engaged in the warantless collection of data on Reddit co-founder and “hacktivist” Aaron Swartz — and then later used that information against him in a completely unrelated case at a later date. The baseless collection of information on Americans without provocation is a […]

A Doer of Good among Rats and Snakes: The Vindication of Activist and Journalist Randy Credico

MINNEAPOLIS — (Analysis) In case you missed it, last week the creator and producer of Empire Files, Abby Martin, released an in-depth interview with Randy Credico, a long-time activist and Julian Assange supporter who has been embroiled in the Mueller investigation ever since Nixon bagman Roger Stone fingered him as a back channel to WikiLeaks. […]

Environmental Attorney, Author, Activist Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Wants Federal Warnings about WiFi Radiation Exposure Especially in re Kids

December 7, 2018 By B.N. Frank Members of the Kennedy family have a long history of addressing cultural, environmental, political, and social issues before they become mainstream and popular.  That’s why it seems important highlighting that Robert F. Kennedy Jr. is one of many signers of a petition asking for federal warnings about exposure to […]

A moodily outdated Jewish-American activist goes on an informal Israeli paramilitary museum tour, by choice, and because it was a deal

“I’m sitting by the exit seat, man” “Why?” “In case we need to get off fast” Terror! Shoshana, the Hero, is small like a hawk. Sitting judgmentally on the bus to Tel Aviv from Jerusalem, she snivels like a tiny squirrel (but feels like an American fantasy of a French espionage agent in a tight […]

Black Activist Group Demands CNN ‘Put House In Order’ After Lemon Race Baiting

Black Activist Group Demands CNN ‘Put House In Order’ After Lemon Race Baiting “Thats not responsible journalism. This cannot stand.” Steve WatsonPrison Planet.com November 2, 2018 A black activist group has called on CNN President Jeff Zucker to comment on host Don Lemon’s assertions this week that white men are the biggest terroristic threat in […]

Ferguson Activist Melissa McKinnies’ Son Found Dead From Alleged Lynching

Ferguson Activist Melissa McKinnies’ Son Found Dead From Alleged Lynching Above Photo: ColorLines Melissa McKinnies shared news of her son’s death on Facebook. A Ferguson activist claims that her son was recently killed by lynching. Melissa McKinnies took to Facebook to share news of her son Danye Jones‘ death. The 24-year-old, who would’ve turned 25 on November 19, was […]

Human Rights World Summit Warns Of Rise In Activist Murders

Human Rights World Summit Warns Of Rise In Activist Murders Above Photo: People take part in a rally against the murder of Brazilian councilwoman Marielle Franco, in Sao Paulo, Brazil March 15, 2018 | Photo: Reuters More than 150 rights campaigners from around the world gathered in Paris on Monday, warning of a spike in the […]

What It Means to be Israeli: Reflections on Identity From an Israeli Peace Activist

By Miko Peled Source SÃO PAULO — (Opinion) To clarify the conditions of Israeli society and Israeli attitudes towards peace and justice, it is important to identify what it means to be “Israeli.” That was the premise of a recent speech I gave at a conference titled “Oslo at 25 – An Elusive Peace,” recently held […]

Black Liberation Activist Freed After 40 Years In Prison

After 40 years in prison, Mike Africa Sr., of the Black liberation group, Move, has been released on parole. Africa is the second member of the group to be released. His wife, Debbie Sims Africa, was released on parole last year. “It’s kind of surreal that I’m sitting on the porch with my son and […]

Vegan Activist James Aspey Beautifully Shows How To Consciously Inform People

The Facts: We live in a society that teaches competition at every level, from school all the way up into our adult lives. But are we missing something? It’s clear that a society based on cooperation rather than individual success and competition will help us. Reflect On: Why are we always taught to compete? Why […]

Skripal is a ‘traitor & scum,’ not some rights activist – Putin

Some media outlets are “pushing through a theory that Mr Skripal is some sort of a rights activist. He’s plainly a spy. A traitor to his homeland. There’s such a thing – being a traitor to the homeland. He is one,” Putin said on Wednesday, speaking at the Russian Energy Week International Forum in Moscow. […]

Israel denies entry to US Jewish activist as she had visited West Bank

An American Jewish woman was temporarily detained at Israel’s Ben-Gurion airport on Wednesday and initially denied entry as she had visited Palestinians facing home demolitions in West Bank. Julie Shayna Weinberg-Connors, 23, who arrived on a flight from the United States in order to start studying at the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem, […]

Palestinian teen activist Ahed Tamimi banned from traveling abroad, her father claims

The Tamimi family planned to travel to Europe via Jordan in order to participate in events and speak about Palestinian resistance, as well as Ahed’s experience of eight months’ detention in an Israeli jail, the teen’s father, Basim al-Tamimi told Anadolu Agency on Friday. They were due to leave on Friday morning. However, Palestinian authorities […]

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