Posts Tagged ‘opposition’

Opposition to the Vaccine is a Nazi Hate Crime and Anti-Semitic, UK Experts Say

Home » Comedy, Europe » Opposition to the Vaccine is a Nazi Hate Crime and Anti-Semitic, UK Experts Say     A surge in Covid-19 conspiracy theories risks boosting antisemitism, hate crime campaigners have warned after the opening of an exhibition shedding light on interwar British fascism and its parallels today. The Wiener Holocaust Library […]

Russian opposition party sues, claiming online voting in Moscow was rigged

A Russian opposition party has claimed that parliamentary election results from online voting were rigged. The Communist party filed multiple lawsuits on Wednesday after their defeat in races in the Russian capital, Moscow. The party finished second in the national polls in this month’s election and had actively questioned the vote before polls opened. Senior […]

Years Of Local Opposition Defeats PennEast Pipeline

Above Photo: Activists across New Jersey and Pennsylvania have long fought against PennEast’s proposed fracked gas pipeline. Delaware Riverkeeper Network/Twitter. ‘Momentous Win’: Opponents in Pennsylvania and New Jersey cheer “cancellation of this unneeded, dangerous fracked gas pipeline.” Environmental and public health advocates on Monday celebrated the demise of a proposed fracked gas pipeline across Pennsylvania and […]

Apple, Google Cave To Kremlin, Remove Opposition App As Russian Voting Begins

MOSCOW (AP) — Facing Kremlin pressure, Apple and Google on Friday removed an opposition-created smartphone app that tells voters which candidates are likely to defeat those backed by Russian authorities, as polls opened for three days of balloting in Russia’s parliamentary election. Unexpectedly long lines formed at some polling places, and independent media suggested this […]

Earth Passes Directly Between Neptune and Our Sun – Neptune At Opposition Sept. 14, 2021

Tonight, (September 14) the planet Neptune will be at opposition. This is a yearly event where Earth passes directly between Neptune and our Sun. Neptune is an ice giant a planet of monster storms. At around the same time Neptune passes opposition, it also makes its closest approach to the Earth. It is brighter than […]

Belarus Court Gives Opposition Activists Years In Prison In Closed-Door Trials

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — A court in Belarus on Monday sentenced two leading opposition activists to lengthy prison terms, the latest move in the relentless crackdown that Belarusian authorities have unleashed on dissent in the wake of last year’s anti-government protests. Maria Kolesnikova, a top member of the opposition Coordination Council, has been in custody […]

Hong Kong: Trial opens in for prominent opposition activists

Seven Hong Kong pro-democracy activists pleaded guilty on Thursday to organising and inciting others to take part in an unauthorised assembly held in 2019, local media reported. The seven activists appearing in court included Raphael Wong, the former chairman of the League of Social Democrats political party, and Figo Chan, who led the Civil Human […]

Veteran opposition leader wins Zambia tense elections

Zambia’s veteran opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema has won the southern African country’s presidency after taking more than 50% of the vote. Hichilema was declared president–elect by Esau Chulu, chairman of the Electoral Commission of Zambia, early Monday after results for 155 of the country’s 156 constituencies were announced. Hichilema, a 59-year old businessman contesting the […]

DHS Bulletin Says Opposition To COVID Mandates Is Potential “Domestic Terrorism Threat”

It’s nothing new for the Biden administration to warn and hype about “calls to violence” related to the “Capitol insurrection” – but what is new and unprecedented is its warning about potential “attacks” by “violent extremists” related to COVID-19 “conspiracy theories”. Screengrab of NBC broadcast The document was the result of a DHS meeting held […]

Earth-Jupiter Close Encouners – Jupiter at Opposition 2021

» Cannabidiol Inhibits SARS-CoV-2 Replication and Promotes the Host Innate Immune ResponseYesterday at 12:10 pm by PurpleSkyz » Perth Australia: Man Gets Put In Mental Institution Because Of His Thoughts On Covid & The Clot ShotYesterday at 11:20 am by PurpleSkyz » Earth-Jupiter Close Encouners – Jupiter at Opposition 2021Yesterday at 11:03 am by PurpleSkyz » Spacesuit delay scuppers 2024 Moon landingYesterday […]

Belarusian opposition leader says there is ‘no turning back’ in fight against Lukashenko

The transformation of Svetlana Tikhanovskaya from housewife to world statesperson — via an election in which she likely trounced longtime autocrat Alexander Lukashenko — reads like a Hollywood fairytale. But now a year into her new life, Tikhanovskaya insists she is living a nightmare. “Every day of the last year has been an unhappy one,” […]

So-Called Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Stalls as Sen. Bill Hagerty Leads Opposition

The so-called bipartisan infrastructure bill has stalled Saturday as Sen. Bill Hagerty (R-TN) leads the Republican opposition. “I wasn’t elected by the people of Tennessee to be the most popular person in the Senate. I was elected to stand up for their interests,” Hagerty told the Washington Times’ Haris Alic. “I can’t in good conscience […]

Must Watch! Thousands March in France as Nationwide Opposition to Covid ID Shows No Signs of Fizzling Out

Must Watch! Thousands March in France as Nationwide Opposition to Covid ID Shows No Signs of Fizzling Out Date: 31 Jul 2021Author: cloudhedges  by RT Protests in France have been ongoing for weeks with no signs of slowing as French President Macron and European leaders double down. Demonstrators have flooded the streets of cities and towns across […]

4 Iranians Charged In U.S. With Kidnapping Plot Targeting Opposition Activist

NEW YORK (AP) — An Iranian intelligence officer and three alleged members of an Iranian intelligence network have been charged in Manhattan with plotting to kidnap a prominent Iranian opposition activist and writer in exile and take her back to Tehran, authorities said Tuesday. An indictment in Manhattan federal court alleges that the plot was […]

Nasha Niva: Belarus blocks leading opposition online news website and detains journalists

Belarusian authorities have blocked access to a leading online opposition media and detained several journalists. The website of Nasha Niva, a Belarusian-language media, was inaccessible on Thursday across Europe. The country’s information ministry confirmed that it had “decided to restrict access” to the website after the Prosecutor General’s office had accused it of posting unspecified […]

US Bans Air Travel to Belarus Over Arrest of Opposition Journalist

The United States formally banned air travel to Belarus on July 6 in response to the diversion of a flight a subsequent arrest by the regime in Minsk of an opposition journalist. The Department of Transportation (DOT) issued a final order (pdf) on Tuesday prohibiting U.S. and foreign air carriers from selling tickets to Belarus […]

The Martinez Perspective (June 24, 2021): Controlled Opposition On CRT, Situation for Whites in South Africa & More

SUPPORT MP Source

Yale Professor Compares GOP Critical Race Theory Opposition to German Neo-Nazi Aim to End Holocaust Education

The Republican Party’s fight against the teaching of Critical Race Theory (CRT) in schools is akin to neo-Nazis in Germany seeking to revise history and put an end to Holocaust education, according to Jason Stanley, a professor of philosophy at Yale University. Appearing on MSNBC’s The Mehdi Hasan Show on Tuesday night, the professor blasted […]

The wacko Republican idea of an ‘opposition party’—take down historic, majority American values

Image Credit: Woody Harrington Who ever imagined a minority national party, beholden to voting patterns, would look for redemption by undermining enthusiasm for elections? Belittling the very notion of fair elections (past and future) exposes a politics of contempt. Since there’s no “surgical” way to do “voter suppression,”count on unintended, negative consequences, arguably demoralizing the […]

Nicaraguan Incumbent Arrests 5 Opposition Leaders In One Day

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — The government of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega arrested five opposition leaders Sunday during the biggest one-day round up so far, in what appears to be widespread detentions of anyone who might challenge his rule. The moves over the weekend suggest Ortega has moved beyond arresting potential opposition candidates in the Nov. […]

Algeria election: Turn-out low after opposition calls for a boycott

Initial reports point to a low turn-out in Algeria’s parliamentary election on Saturday. It’s the first such poll since the gas-rich North African nation’s longtime President Bouteflika was forced to resign two years ago. The Hirak protest movement had called for a boycott of the election over a crackdown by authorities on weekly rallies. New […]

Russian Court Outlaws Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny’s Groups

MOSCOW (AP) — A Moscow court on Wednesday night outlawed the organizations founded by Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny by labeling them extremist, the latest move in a campaign to silence dissent and bar Kremlin critics from running for parliament in September. The Moscow City Court’s ruling, effective immediately, prevents people associated with Navalny’s Foundation […]

Jewish Law Professor Resigns In Protest Over ‘Antisemitic’ Opposition To Zionist Genocide In Palestine

Oren Gross, a law professor at the University of Minnesota, has announced his resignation from the university’s Center for Jewish Studies (CJS), charging the institution refuses to believe the stale Zionist propaganda that Israel is “defending” itself as it continues to genocide the Palestinian people and steal their land: On Tuesday, Professor Oren Gross — […]

An open letter to nine college administrators united in opposition to BDS

On April 23, all of you—the president and eight other senior administrators of Pomona College—circulated an email to Pomona faculty, staff, and students harshly rebuking the unanimous vote of the Associated Students of Pomona College (ASPC) in support of a BDS resolution.  That resolution banned spending ASPC funds on items that “support Israeli occupation of […]

Russian authorities increase pressure on opposition

Russian authorities have ramped up their pressure on dissent ahead of a parliamentary election, arresting one opposition activist and raiding several others’ homes. Andrei Pivovarov, the head of the Open Russia movement that dissolved itself last week, was pulled off a plane at St. Petersburg’s airport late Monday and was to be taken to Krasnodar […]

Syria Elections Held Despite US Opposition

On May 26 presidential elections were held in Syria. Bashar al-Assad, who has been president since 2000, was elected to another seven-year term with 95.1% of the vote. An important achievement of Bashar al-Assad is that his level of support from the population, based on the results of the election, has increased compared to 2014: […]

Demonstration in support of Belarusian opposition in front of European Commission’s Warsaw office

Several hundred people demonstrate in front of the EU Commission representation office in Warsaw in support of detained journalist Roman Protasevich. Protasevich was detained by Belarus authorities on Sunday after a Ryanair flight from Greece to Lithuania had been diverted to Minsk due to an alleged bomb threat. The blogger is a co-founder of the […]

Biden’s opposition to an Israeli ceasefire is nothing new

The headlines read various versions of “Biden supports a ceasefire!” Israeli bombs and missiles have killed 232 Palestinians, 65 of them children, and left more than 1,900 wounded and 75,000 homeless in Gaza.  Twelve have died in Israel.  Shouldn’t support for an immediate end to the slaughter be automatic?  What does it mean when the […]

Belarus sentences drummer to six years in prison over opposition rallies

Belarus has sentenced a drummer to six years in prison for playing during opposition demonstrations, human rights activists have said. Alexei Santchuk was arrested in Minsk last November along with other members of his band, who often performed at anti-government marches. They were initially sentenced to 15 days in prison for participating in “unauthorised demonstrations” […]

CNN Busted Spreading Opposition Research in Alaska

CNN has been busted for attempting to spread opposition research in Alaska against pro-Trump candidate Kelly Tshibaka, a primary challenger to Sen. Lisa Murkowski. A CNN publicist secretly reached out to a small, local Alaskan news site called Must Read Alaska to share an article CNN published to presumably discredit Tshibaka’s senate candidacy against Murkowski. You can […]

Powered by WordPress | Designed by: Premium WordPress Themes | Thanks to Themes Gallery, Bromoney and Wordpress Themes