The death toll in violent opposition protests in Nicaragua stands at 317, according to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights
2 week ago
There are 1,000+ Police and Border Police deployed in Jerusalem for the gaypride parade today; flags decorate the streets and the US consulate on Agron Street here happeningnow: the parade has twice been victim of a hatecrime stabbing, by the same perpetrator 10 yrs apart
Pope changes church teaching on death penalty, says it is always inadmissible because it "attacks" human dignity.
Google is planning to launch a censored search engine in China that will blacklist websites and search terms about human rights, democracy, political opposition, academic studies, religion, and peaceful protest
Dissent still not accepted in Saudi, U.N. says, calls for activists' release
Internal report accuses former head of FEMA's personnel office of sexual misconduct, creating 'toxic' environment - AP
2 week ago
The women of Samawah distribute fruit to the protestors And the start of civil disobedience in the city of Samawah today
Iraqi Human Rights Commission: Security Forces are preventing protesters from starting sit in in Basra and Muthanna Provinces.
: The biggest and best results coming out of the good GDP report was that the quarterly Trade Deficit has been reduced by $52 Billion and, of course, the historically low unemployment numbers, especially for African Americans, Hispanics, Asians and Women.
Ahed Tamimi to reporters in front of her home in Nabi Salih shortly after being released from prison: "The resistance is ongoing until the end of the occupation. Of course the female prisoners are strong. I salute every person who stood with me."
2 week ago
Ahed Tamimi sat in an Israeli prison for eight months after she was filmed slapping an Israeli army soldier in her home village of Nabi Saleh. She was released this morning. Photo by @OrenZiv1985
The lawyer for adult film actress Stormy Daniels, Michael Avenatti, says he represents 3 more women who he says had affairs with Donald Trump and were paid 'hush money' before the 2016 US election.
Amnesty Intl: Syria govt must return remains of people confirmed dead after being forcibly disappeared.
Chinese police took away a woman who sprayed herself with gasoline in what was suspected to be a self-immolation attempt outside the US Embassy amid reports of an explosion
: Today, it was my great honor to be in Kansas City, Missouri to pay tribute to the men and women who make FREEDOM possible. Thank you @VFWHQ. VFWConvention
: "I'm honored to be here today in Kansas City, Missouri, to pay tribute to the men and women who make freedom possible."
Activist of FEMEN movement Oksana Schachko committed suicide in Paris
A two-star South Korea Army general is under investigation for sexual harassment allegations, a source said Tuesday, the latest in a series of scandals involving top military official
3 week ago
A 23-year-old woman, who was detained for insulting Atatürk in a video that she captured in front of his memorial tomb in Ankara, has been arrested
KCNA: "The repatriation of the women has to be realized without delayfor the abolition of evils and for the sustained development of the north-south ties. Solution of humanitarian issue is an urgent issue more important than any exchange and cooperation."
Top White House official questioned in Fox News sexual harassment probe: report
U.N. seeks access to Nicaragua prisons, asks fate of missing activists
European rights court condemns Russia over treatment of Pussy Riot members, journalist Politkovskaya's murder probe
European rights court condemns Russia over treatment of Pussy Riot members
European rights court condemns Russia over journalist Politkovskaya murder probe
1 month ago
All Pussy Riot members detained yesterday for performing on the World Cup pitch are being conveyed to Khamovnichesky court of Moscow
Amnesty Intl: US led coalition is "in denial about the large number of civilians killed and injured by coalition airstrikes. Coalition acknowledged amere 23 civilian deaths during Raqqa offensive. This figure is neither accurate, credible, nor serious"
Pussy Riot explain what they're about to do and then disrupt the World Cup Final. Unique protest at this global event.
'Pussy Riot' member says detained after World Cup pitch invasion
1 month ago
The most iconic image of the World Cup - France's Kylian Mbappé high fiving a member of Pussy Riot after she broke onto the pitch to protest political oppression in Russia