Human Rights

Chilling: 6 Journalists Face Felony Charges Just For Covering Inauguration Protests (Video)

Chilling: 6 Journalists Face Felony Charges Just For Covering Inauguration Protests (Video)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Six journalists face felony charges for “rioting”… just for covering protests during President Donald Trump’s inauguration. The Guardian reports that means “up to 10 years in prison and a $25,000 fine if convicted.” Let’s hope they and/or their bosses can spring for a serious defense attorney. While most of […]

The GOP Seems To Think Too Many Americans Have Access To Healthcare

The GOP Seems To Think Too Many Americans Have Access To Healthcare

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Democrats see the problem as too many people without healthcare, and the Republicans see the problem as too many people having access to great healthcare. Prior to the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, the debate among Republicans and Democrats boiled down to both sides not being able […]

Major U.S. Cities Vow To Protect Immigrants From Trump Threats – Video

Major U.S. Cities Vow To Protect Immigrants From Trump Threats – Video

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Sanctuary Cities across the U.S. are vowing to defy Trump’s threats against immigrants. As The Associated Press reports, there is no strict legal definition for the term “sanctuary city.” however “it generally refers to jurisdictions that don’t cooperate with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. That can mean, for […]

Strip Searches And Jail Without Charges Terrorize ND Water Protectors (VIDEO)

Strip Searches And Jail Without Charges Terrorize ND Water Protectors (VIDEO)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit The stakes are too high to let intimidation tactics like strip searches stop them. ‘If we don’t stand up now, there will be nothing left of our people.’ North Dakota police are escalating their attempts to humiliate and demoralize members of Native tribes who are protesting the Dakota Access […]

No Riot Charge For Amy Goodman, Who Doubles Down On Protest Coverage (PHOTOS)

No Riot Charge For Amy Goodman, Who Doubles Down On Protest Coverage (PHOTOS)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Amy Goodman showed up on Monday at the Morton County Courthouse in North Dakota. It was her intention to plead not guilty to a charge of participating in a riot. The riot charge was a result of Goodman and her news show, Democracy Now!, recording a protest of the Dakota Access […]

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