Posts Tagged ‘conscience’

Amnesty Strips Russian Dissident of “Prisoner of Conscience” Status After He Was Accused of Being Racist 15 Years Ago

Journalist Glenn Greenwald was called “transphobic” for pointing out that although a new Gallup survey shows a surge in the number of Americans identifying as LGBT, almost all of the increase comes from those identifying as trans or bi, not gay or lesbian. The poll found that one in six people under the age of […]

Anger after Amnesty strips Navalny of ‘prisoner of conscience’ status

On Tuesday, spokesman Alexander Artemyev said the human rights organisation had altered its stance after a review of historical speeches that “advocated violence and discrimination”. The NGO would continue to campaign to free the opposition leader, he said, given that he had been persecuted for “political views”. The move is not entirely without precedent, with […]

Amnesty International revokes Navalny’s ‘prisoner of conscience’ status

Amnesty International no longer considers jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny a “prisoner of conscience” due to past comments he made that qualify as advocacy of hatred, the group said.Amnesty, however, still believes that Navalny should be freed from jail, that he has committed no crime and that he is being persecuted for his campaigning and […]

 The Slow-motion Assassination of Julian Assange – People of Conscience Must Stop It

Another Iranian nuclear scientist has been assassinated. Mohsen Fakhrizadeh was killed by an elaborately planned and executed ambush. The complexity of the attack and the resources required to carry it out strongly indicate a state actor. Fingers of blame quickly pointed at a likely assassin: Israel. The United States was probably in some form of […]

Awakening Conscience: The Pre-Raphaelist Art of William Holman Hunt

A personal selection of works by founding member of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood William Holman Hunt photogravure by Herbert Rose Barraud (late 1880s). In honour of truth I had in mind covering this artist for a long while but there were aspects about his art that prevented me from doing so, preferring to concentrate my attention […]

Adam Schiff Urges ‘Republicans of Good Conscience’ In Trump Administration To Resign

Adam Schiff told MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow on Wednesday night now is the time for “Republicans of good conscience”, working in the Trump administration, to resign over President Trump’s refusal to commit to a peaceful transfer of power if he loses the election. “If you have been debating about whether you can continue to serve the […]

Biden urges Senators to follow their conscience on US Supreme Court Justice

A major political battle is underway in the United States after the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Just weeks away from the November 3rd general election, President Trump and his Republican Party have vowed to force through a replacement. But Democrats say that’s an abuse of power and are urging Republicans to […]

Watching The Hawks – Americas Tortured Conscience & Fear in Schools

Watching The Hawks – Americas Tortured Conscience & Fear in Schools Watching The Hawksyoutube.com : [706] As the Senate prepares to confirm Gina Haspel to lead the CIA, a victim of torture pursues the US government in court. Fears of mass shootings spread among Americas teens, but with a marked racial disparity. Author Jim DiEugenio […]

Rudolf Hess, Casualty of Conscience

Rudolf Hess was Hitler’s trusted right-hand man, by his side for their rise to power. He flew to Britain to bring a peace offer, and was imprisoned for the rest of his life. Bitchute link Source Article from http://www.renegadetribune.com/rudolf-hess-casualty-conscience/ 00 Hits: 4

Russia heeds ‘the Inner Voice of Conscience’–Patriarch Kirill

Posted on January 15, 2018  by Richard Edmondson Several days ago I posted a video of an interview with Patriarch Kirill of the Russian Orthodox Church conducted over Russian TV. The interview aired live on January 7–Russian Orthodox Christmas Day. What I posted was only a four and a half minute segment that had been translated into English–this of […]

San Diego Cop Can’t Wait to Riot at Donald Trump Protest

Originally posted at The Free Thought Project San Diego, CA — When considering how riots start, it is important to note who comes dressed for a riot. All too often, police tactics ostensibly designed to protect and calm citizens end up having the opposite effect. Tactics such as “kettling” push non-violent peaceful protesters to their limits by forcing […]

Ancient crucifix found by amateur metal detector may change historical record of Christianity in Denmark

     An ancient crucifix has been found in remarkable condition An amateur metal detector has made a discovery that experts think could change our understanding of Christianity in Denmark. Dennis Fabricius Holm was enjoying an afternoon off work when he found a Birka crucifix pendant in a field near the town of Aunslev, Østfyn.”I got […]

Gallery of secret society art

Anika Burgess of Atlas Obscura posted a gallery of images from the book As Above, So Below: Art of the American Fraternal Society 1850-1930, which has a forward by David Byrne. With the growth of membership came a rise in the creation of artwork, which is explored in the book As Above, So Below: Art […]

Southern Taiwan hit by 6.4 earthquake causing extensive damage, people trapped inside buildings

     Southern Taiwan was hit was hit by a magnitude 6.4 earthquake early Saturday, with heavy damage reported. Rescue crews are trying to save people feared to be trapped inside a collapsed building in the city of Tainan. 05 February 2016 22:18 GMT Tainan City has been hit by flooding as the result of broken […]

Pa. Regulators Fail To Protect Environment in Marcellus Shale Boom

Print Friendly Above Photo: The Clermont West compressor and processing station is in Elk County. Clermont West compresses natural gas from Seneca Resources well pads and also processes the gas and turns it into transmission-quality gas. Seneca Resources gives a tour of Marcellus Shale gas drilling operations in Elk and Cameron counties in northern Pennsylvania, May […]

Police get calls about ‘burning UFO wreckage’ in London suburb – pizza oven found at intersection

Police in Kingston in southwest London, had a close encounter of the third kind early on Saturday morning when they discovered a UFO-like object in the middle of a road. Police in the London suburb were alerted to a mysterious fire next to a traffic light on Malden Road at about midnight between Friday night […]

Israeli Arbitrary Killings and Brutalities Caught On Camera. Euro-Med Monitor Report

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Conscience vote likely on gay marriage

Gay vows … Labor’s national conference could hold a conscience vote for same-sex marriage. Photo: Justin McManus A PARLIAMENTARY conscience vote on same-sex marriage is likely to be the compromise agreed at Labor’s national conference this year. All the Labor state and territory branches, except NSW, now support gay marriage after the Victorian Labor Party […]

Ahmad Qatamesh: Israeli Prisoner of Conscience

by Stephen Lendman   On April 21, 2011 at 2:00AM, Israeli soldiers arrested Qatamesh at his brother’s Ramallah home. An hour earlier, his wife (Suha), daughter (Hanin), and two female relatives were held hostage to force his surrender. At gunpoint, they forced Hanin to call him. When connected, a soldier threatened to hold his family […]

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