Ms. Marwa Osman. PhD Candidate located in Beirut, Lebanon. University Lecturer at the Lebanese International University and Maaref University. Russia Today: The Saudi Arabia that publicly beheads women and dangles bodies from cranes was just elected to the UN Women’s Rights Commission. This is not the punchline of a twisted joke, but the intergovernmental […]
Editor’s note: VT has evidence that Bahrain’s government has a standing agreement with a militarist cabal in the US to use terrorism against Americans, blamed on Iran, to bring about the conflict Trump and Netanyahu demand. We can prove it were there a government in the US. Russia Today: President Donald Trump’s administration has notified […]
Jim W. Dean – If they want to crank the black sites back up, I am all for it if they specify they will only be used for those involved in using these jihadi terrorists as cheap regime-change cannon fodder.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE A forensic expert inspects a destroyed funeral hall two days after a deadly Saudi-led airstrike, in Sanaa, Yemen, Oct. 10, 2016. An investigation has revealed that the U.S. manufactured a bomb that killed more than 140 people, mostly civilians, in Yemen this past weekend, according to Human Rights Watch. The airstrike, on […]
The UN’s rights chief warned Wednesday that Donald Trump’s statements pointed to a “dangerous” figure emerging on the world stage if he won the US presidency. He said, in light of the “unsettling” and “disturbing” comments from the US presidential candidate it was only right to sound the alarm.
Once more, homeless veterans find themselves in a curious situation. They are discussed during the Presidential debates – but no one in government is actually doing anything concrete and constructive to end the national shame.
A group of civil rights activists held a protest rally outside the Saudi Arabian embassy in Washington, D.C., to condemn the sale of US arms to the Saudi regime and the unrelenting bombardment of the Yemeni people.
Turkish authorities have arrested more than 13,000 people believed to be tied to the coup attempt and have gutted the country’s civil services sector suspending over 60,000 educators, judges and police. “‘Why should I keep them and feed them in prisons for years to come?’ – that’s what the people say,” said Erdogan. “The people now have the […]
Twenty prominent human rights groups have urged United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon to put Saudi Arabia back on a blacklist for killing and maiming children in Yemen.
Andrew Gumbel for Guardian.UK Meet Edward Blum, who has led legal challenges to civil rights protections in recent years – from an attack on affirmative action to a call to rewrite electoral representation rules. He says it’s all about ‘one person, one vote’ Abigail Fisher, who challenged the use of race in college admissions, right, […]