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Seventy-five years since the Warsaw Ghetto uprising

. Yesterday marked the seventy-fifth anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising. Below you can download a number of histories and firsthand accounts of the revolt, and below that read an article Marcus Barnett wrote on the subject last year for Jacobin. Roughly 300,000 Jews from the Warsaw Ghetto were killed by gas or bullet over a… […]

WHY THE BACKLASH TO FORMER BLACK PANTHER HERMAN BELL’S PAROLE RISKS SETTING A DANGEROUS PRECEDENT Is anyone paying attention to the damage bein

Is anyone paying attention to the damage being inflicted on the U.S. Constitution or are we all happily fighting each other over whether or not the sexual predator and economic terrorist donald trump colluded with Russian gangsters and puts his own country as risk while trying to kiss the ass of his current favorite dictator […] […]

After Getting Sued for Libel, Alex Jones Concedes #SandyHook Wasn’t a #Hoax

After Getting Sued for Libel, Alex Jones Concedes Sandy Hook Wasn’t a Hoax | pluralist – The lawsuit was filed on Monday by the parents of two of Sandy Hook’s 26 victims, 6 year-olds Noah Pozner and Jesse Lewis. The plaintiffs filed separate defamation cases against Jones, ​claiming he had prolonged their suffering after the […]

‘PNG is on the cusp of a super cycle in mining investment’

Dr Kishti Sen* | ANZ | 20 April 2018 Papua New Guinea’s real gross domestic product averaged around 2 per cent per annum in 2016 and 2017. This is a significant step down from the previous two years when growth averaged over 10 per cent thanks mostly to the sizeable liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports. […]

Anti-Muslim crimes in Canada up 60%, StatsCan reports | CBC News

The number of police-reported hate crimes against Muslims jumped by 60 per cent in 2015 compared to the previous year, according to Statistics Canada. Source: Anti-Muslim crimes in Canada up 60%, StatsCan reports | CBC News

Isolated on an island prison, Kurdish leader Apo #Öcalan remains oblivious to #Turkey’s capture of his #Syrian commune.

The spiritual leader of the Rojava revolution in Syria, Abdullah ‘Apo’ Öcalan, remained isolated physically and intellectually in his Imrali island prison as Turkish tanks and F-16s demolished a canton in Northern Syria constituted on his own political teachings. According to the Stockholm Centre Source: Isolated on an island prison, Kurdish leader Apo Öcalan remains […]

Israeli author Assaf Gavron on the importance of airing Israel’s dirty laundry abroad

Assaf Gavron tells Haaretz about the inspiration for his new book, and his decision to take part in an anti-Occupation book project Source: Israeli author Assaf Gavron on the importance of airing Israel’s dirty laundry abroad

California Store Clerk Calls Cops on Black Man Who Asked for Refund; Black Man Gets Beaten Bloody 

The Merced, Calif., Police Department has launched an internal investigation after a black man was brutally beaten and injured while in custody. Source: California Store Clerk Calls Cops on Black Man Who Asked for Refund; Black Man Gets Beaten Bloody 

VIDEO: Teen says officer used excessive force while handcuffing her

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (KABB) – Caught on camera is what looks like a San Antonio Police officer dragging a 16-year-old girl along the counter in her school office.Both the girl in the video and the San Antonio Police Department say this all started because of Source: VIDEO: Teen says officer used excessive force while handcuffing […]

These large tech companies vow not to aid government cyber attacks

Microsoft, Facebook and over 30 other companies have made the pledge. Source: These large tech companies vow not to aid government cyber attacks

These large tech companies vow not to aid government cyber attacks

Microsoft, Facebook and over 30 other companies have made the pledge. Source: These large tech companies vow not to aid government cyber attacks

Правительство обязало операторов связи хранить весь трафик пользователей с октября 2018 года

Это сделано во исполнение закона Яровой. Интернет-провайдеры должны будут хранить: Голосовые сообщения; Изображения; Звуки; Видео; «Иные» сообщения. С 1 октября операторы не должны хранить данные именно за последний месяц, но обязаны иметь хранилище с достаточной ёмкостью для трафика за 30 суток, объяснили vc.ru в «МегаФоне». В дата-центре на каждого пользователя отведут определённое пространство, которое рассчитывается […]

#Salvadoran #Journalist #KarlaLissethTurcios Murdered

Salvadoran Journalist Karla Lisseth Turcios Murdered | Democracy Now! – In El Salvador, authorities say journalist Karla Lisseth Turcios has been murdered. She worked for the magazine El Economista. Authorities say her father received a note with a death threat against her shortly before she was kidnapped from her home. Her body was later found […]

Upstate NY farmer says ICE officers stormed his farm without a warrant, cuffed him, threw his phone

John Collins said he began to video immigration officers after they roughed up one of his workers in front of the worker’s kids. Officers then threw his phone and cuffed him, too. Source: Upstate NY farmer says ICE officers stormed his farm without a warrant, cuffed him, threw his phone

FOIA Request – Central Intelligence Agency – Pompeo Communications – CREW

Susan Pompeo “has taken an unusually active and prominent role at the CIA.” Source: FOIA Request – Central Intelligence Agency – Pompeo Communications – CREW

14 killed in tourist hot spot #Cancun during bloody 36-hour span

CANCUN, Mexico – Violence rocked Mexico’s most popular tourist town, leaving 14 dead and five more injured in a 36-hour span, Noticaribe reports. The deaths and injuries were the result of six separate incidents between the morning of April 4 and the evening of April 5. Nine people were killed on April 4 alone. Source: […]

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