Tag Archives: Free Speech

.@DHSgov making a horrible situation even worse #PressFreedom

Department Of Homeland Security Compiling Database Of Journalists And ‘Media Influencers’ Every day, journalists face serious consequences including physical violence, imprisonment and death. A few days ago, the Committee to Protect Journalists launched its annual Free The Press campaign to … Continue reading

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@POTUS ignores Saudi Arabia’s dastardly mass executions

The U.S. picks and sticks with bedfellows that believe that human rights are for men only, not women or children … and not even all men, at that. This used to be all about the oil. Now perhaps it’s somewhat … Continue reading

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Reprieve: Some 72% of 588 Egyptian death sentences were for attending pro-democracy protests

Reprieve +44 (0) 7792 351 660 For immediate release: Sat Nov 14th, 2015 Egypt sentenced nearly 600 to death last year   The Egyptian government has sentenced nearly 600 people to death in the last year, with the vast majority … Continue reading

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.@FLGovScott: You’ve crossed the line. It’s time to resign.

  In Florida, officials ban term climate change | Miami Herald Miami Herald The state of Florida is the region most susceptible to the effects of global warming in this country, according to scientists. Sea-level rise alone threatens 30 percent … Continue reading

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How long will world leaders pretend to believe Abdulrahman al-Sisi’s propaganda?

Reprieve: +44 (0) 207 553 8160 For immediate release: Thurs Jan 22, 2015 Sisi speech at Davos ‘hypocritical propaganda’ amid rights abuses   Egypt’s President has told the World Economic Forum that he has “hope” in the country’s youth, despite … Continue reading

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No Flogging for Blogging

Raif Badawi had not sufficiently recovered to be delivered his scheduled public flogging yesterday. How outlandish to be in the position of not wishing someone well … for their own good. Progressive Graffiti Code Pink and The Gulf Institute protest the … Continue reading

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PA will get away with cruel/unusual punishment if inmates are silenced.

Penn. lawmakers pass bill limiting inmates’ right to make public statements The Pennsylvania Senate on Thursday sent to Governor Tom Corbett a bill that allows crime victims to sue to prevent inmates from making public statements that cause “mental anguish.” … Continue reading

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