Posts Tagged ‘Freedom’

Freedom for me but not for Assange (or thee): The breathtaking hypocrisy of CNN’s Christiane Amanpour

“We need to guard against leaders delegitimizing the press,” Amanpour exhorted her colleagues on Wednesday, speaking at the Royal Television Society awards ceremony in the UK. Arguing that the current British government – just like the Trump administration in the US – is trying to marginalize the mainstream media, she called for their own version […]

Freedom of the Press on Trial: 10 Reasons Why Assange is Lawfully in the Right

February 28th, 2020 By Makia Freeman Contributing Writer for Wake Up World AT A GLANCE: THE STORY:On Monday February 24th 2020, the extradition case by the USG against Australian publisher and journalist Julian Assange began at the Belmarsh Magistrates Court. THE IMPLICATIONS:The Assange case is easily the most important case on freedom of the press […]

UK censorship & Wikileaks: Celebrities fighting for Assange’s freedom speak out

   Prominent public figures like designer Vivienne Westwood and musician Brian Eno, joined mass protesters against Julian Assange’s extradition, saying his fate will have impact on press freedom and holding governments accountable. “Julian is the Trojan horse. If he knocks a crack in that wall, we can get government to do all the other things […]

OSCE media freedom rep calls on UK not to extradite Assange due to ‘excessive’ US prison sentence

OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media Harlem Desir expressed concern over Assange’s upcoming extradition hearing at London’s Woolwich Crown Court on Monday. He called on UK authorities to refuse to hand over Assange to Washington, citing the “disproportionate prison sentence, up to a total of 175 years, that he could potentially face if extradited […]

Julian Assange Extradition: Our Freedom On Trial Starts Monday In London

Julian Assange Extradition: Our Freedom On Trial Starts Monday In London Above: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange as he is driven into a London court on May 1. By Daniel Leal-Olivas for Getty Images. There were protests in support of Julian Assange in the lead up to his extradition hearing next week. Celebrities and supporters of […]

Iraq: Sinkhole containing 1000 “ISIS Freedom Fighter” victims uncovered in Tal

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – A sinkhole reportedly containing almost 1,000 bodies, including around 30 Yezidis, killed by the Islamic State (ISIS) from mid-2014 to late 2017 has been uncovered in northern Iraq’s Tal Afar region of Nineveh, a local official confirmed on Wednesday. “The pit contains at least 1,000 bodies. They [ISIS] had even dumped […]

Palestinian Prisoner Khalida Jarrar in her own Words: The Age of Freedom Will Come

Palestinian prisoner Khalida Jarrar. (Photo: via Social Media) February 19, 2020 By Ramzy Baroud Khalida Jarrar is a Palestinian feminist, a lawyer, educator and an elected parliamentarian. Over the years, she came to symbolize Palestinian popular resistance in the occupied West Bank, enraging the Israeli occupation authorities that arrested her repeatedly. Despite her failing health, as […]

‘Unreasonable & unacceptable’: Beijing slams Washington for press freedom hypocrisy after Chinese media branded ‘foreign missions’

Washington’s move against Chinese state media are “unreasonable and unacceptable,” Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang told reporters on Wednesday. The United States has always advertised freedom of the press, but it interferes with and obstructs the normal operation of Chinese media in the United States. Geng stated that Beijing reserves “the right to respond further […]

NATO Wars Against Freedom, Justice and Humanity

NATO commits Supreme International War Crimes Against Peace as military doctrine. The criminality is normalized. Perceptions are inverted and Western populations are hypnotized to believe that NATO and its serial war crimes are making us safe. . . Hidden from view is the fact that 90% of people killed in modern wars are civilians. (1) […]

Censored Tweet: Trump Promises Stone Freedom, Says He Will Never Leave Office (alive)

Source Article from https://www.veteranstoday.com/2020/02/16/censored-tweet-trump-promises-stone-freedom-says-he-will-never-leave-office-alive/ Hits: 6

Victory for freedom of speech as British court rules ex-cop’s ‘transphobic’ tweets lawful, but battle for common sense continues

Harry Miller is not a criminal. He used to be a police officer himself. So when Humberside Police in the north of England contacted the directors of his company, and logged a ‘hate incident’ over his allegedly “transphobic tweets,” he fought back.  Miller, 54, was threatened with prosecution by Humberside Police in northern England if […]

FREEDOM TO OFFEND EVERYONE BUT THE JEWS By Arthur Topham

FREEDOM TO OFFEND EVERYONE BUT THE JEWS By Arthur Topham January 25th, 2017 Fake News sites come in all sizes, shapes and flavours during these heady days of Alternative vs Zionist media wars. And one of Canada’s top deceptive “Fake News” sites has to be TheRebel.Media run by “Rebel Commander” Ezra Levant, Zionist […]

Assange Extradition Hearings Scheduled As Assault On Press Freedom Spreads

The day after journalist Glen Greenwald was charged with cyber crimes in Brazil, the timetable for the WikiLeaks publisher’s extradition case  was set in London, writes Nozomi Hayase. At the hearing on Wednesday, at Westminster in London, the timetable for Julian Assange’s U.S. extradition case was worked out. Assange’s U.S. legal teams applied to have the extradition hearing […]

Trump’s Response to Baghdad “Anti-American” Protest: Let’s Revive the ISIS “Freedom Fighters”

ISIS and likeminded terrorist groups were made in the USA — recruited, armed, funded, trained and directed by Pentagon special forces and CIA operatives — on US bases in Syria, Iraq and elsewhere. Jihadists are used by the US as proxy fighters in Iraq, Syria, and other designated war theaters — supported by Pentagon terror-bombing. […]

Freedom Rider: The Internet Does Washington’s Dirty Work

As long as the internet is in private hands it should be seen as a “frenemy” — a useful resource that can also be wielded as a weapon. “Black people are routinely sent to “facebook jail” if their words anger racist white people.” In its early days the internet seemed to be an undisputed good, […]

Gantz is no better than Netanyahu when it comes to Palestinian freedom

File this under “Israel, a light unto nations [NOT.]” https://www.counterpunch.org/2020/01/17/sealed-off-and-forgotten-what-you-should-know-about-israels-firing-zones-in-the-west-bank/ “Sealed Off and Forgotten: What You Should Know about Israel’s ‘Firing Zones’ in the West Bank,” by Ramzy Baroud, Counterpunch, Jan. 18/20 “A seemingly ordinary news story, published in the Israeli newspaper, Haaretz, on January 7, shed light on a long-forgotten, yet crucial, subject: Israel’s […]

Building Freedom Cells & Mutual Aid Networks with Mindful Militants

Derrick Broze interviews Dave of the Mindful Militants regarding his activism, his work on Freedom Cells with the Mindful Militants, tips for building and maintaining freedom cells, and much more. Find the Mindful Militants: https://www.instagram.com/mindful.militants/ https://www.facebook.com/mindfulmilitants https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC67gGhCrkQa6HlWC562_hDQ?sub_confirmation=1 https://www.patreon.com/mindfulmilitants https://www.minds.com/mindfulmilitants/ Invest in our next documentary, The 5g Trojan Horse: https://www.fundrazr.com/5gtrojanhorse Support our work AND get a […]

Tom Hurndall is commemorated in Gaza action — ‘when comrades fall on path of freedom’

Gaza Press Release. Gaza 2020: Breaking the Siege Wed Jan 15 — International activists including Finnish MP arrested for trying to cut Gaza fence in protest of Israeli siege — An international delegation of activists was arrested by Israeli police for attempting to cut through the Gaza barrier fence and break the siege. The group, […]

New Privacy Law in Mozambique Threatens Freedom of Expression, Activists Say

By Dércio Tsandzana and Liam Anderson New amendments to the Mozambican Penal Code introduced to protect privacy could threaten freedom of expression, activists say. The law, passed by the parliament in July 2019, criminalizes all types of invasion of privacy via mobile phones, as well as the publication of images or videos without authorization by […]

Freedom Rider: Solidarity With Moms 4 Housing

Freedom Rider: Solidarity With Moms 4 Housing Above Photo: From Blackagendareport.com Black women in Oakland confronted the austerity regime head-on, by seizing the housing their families need. “Hopefully this tactic will spread and others will take the same action.” The four women in Oakland, California known as Moms 4 Housing  have been evicted from the home they seized […]

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