Patients are kept over-sedated in filthy, hazardous conditions at the Federico Mora mental hospital in Guatemala. An investigation held in conjunction with human rights organization Disability Rights International revealed unbelievable human rights abuses
According to an embassy statement, a Navajo delegation has argued that the artifacts rightly belong to the tribes after they viewed them at an auction in Paris. The Navajo tribe considers these objects to be living beings and saw many sacred belongings in
Militarization of state and local police forces is a rapidly growing problem. The small city of Santa Cruz, California is currently debating whether to buy a BearCat militarized armored vehicle for its local force. We must urge Mayor Don Lane to reject....
We cannot allow our government to once again spit in the faces of the people we've devastated with our greed and cruelty. The past can never be righted as long as we continue to steal sacred land from Native Americans.RENDER THOSE SACRED TO THE INDIANS.
Two police officers sitting in their patrol car in Brooklyn were shot at point-blank range and killed on Saturday afternoon by a man who, officials said, had traveled to the city from Baltimore vowing to kill officers.
It seems police can get away with anything: choking men who have surrendered; shooting unarmed teens; knocking pregnant women to the ground. While the issues involving race, civil rights and the relationship between law enforcement and communities are...
Two uniformed NYPD officers were shot dead Saturday afternoon as they sat in their marked police car on a Brooklyn street corner -- in what investigators believe was a crazed gunman's assassination-style mission to avenge Eric Garner and Michael Brown.
2014 was an unjust year to say the least. From corporations pursuing control of the Internet to cops getting away with murder, the last 12 months were certainly filled with oppression. But that doesn't mean people didn't fight back.
Here is a simple guide for evaluating any suggested 'reforms' of U.S. policing in this historical moment.
Are the proposed reforms allocating more money to the police? If yes, then you should oppose them.
Root-cause changes or band-aids is the issue.
'the imagery is not only ignorant, it's a harsh reminder of a time of extreme oppression, and even genocide, for the nation's indigenous people.'
A time when Native Americans were FORCED to wear "Western clothing" instead of their traditional items.
By MessyNessy at messynessychic.com - Let me tell you about a place called Taylor Camp, a tropical ocean-front utopia without rules, politics or bills to pay. Anti-establishment all the way, clothing was optional and decisions were made according to t...
A British Police Officer had insinuated himself into an Animal Rights group in the 1980's, leading a double life under an alias, having a son by one of the members, then completely disappearing from their lives on another assignment.. emotional havoc.
700 Palestinian Christians living in Gaza will be able to visit family members in Israel or the West Bank. 500 Palestinian Christians from the West Bank will be allowed to travel to Gaza to visit family. Christmas visas are "confidence-building measures"
Pakistan hanged two convicted terrorists late on Friday night in what is expected to be a series of overnight executions in response to widespread revulsion and anger at the massacre of 141 pupils and teachers by Taliban assassins in Peshawar earlier
VIRUNGA IS THE INCREDIBLE TRUE STORY OF A GROUP OF BRAVE PEOPLE RISKING THEIR LIVES TO BUILD A BETTER FUTURE IN A PART OF AFRICA THE WORLD'S FORGOTTEN AND A GRIPPING EXPOSE OF THE REALITIES OF LIFE IN THE CONGO. Watch the movie and spread the word.
What makes a liveable city? Having lots of nice parks, you might think, a decent public transport system, good schools and hospitals, great architecture, exciting nightlife, easy access to the countryside.
"Juvenile inmates are 35 percent more likely to be sexually assaulted than the rest of the prison population." It's time to take notice and demand change related to what happens to our children in the U.S. justice system.
Annually, on "Liberation Day," memorial services are held for "the men who died to liberate Holland." The day concludes with a concert. The final piece is always "Il Silenzio," a memorial piece commissioned by the Dutch