… Anyone who has ever been critical of Israeli actions toward the Palestinian people knows what to expect next—an avalanche of pit-bull attacks and smears that their criticisms of Israel are motivated by racism and anti-Semitism.
The latest example is the response to actress Emma Watson’s pro-Palestinian Instagram post, which led (predictably) to Israeli officials and supporters accusing her of anti-Semitism…
…The Catalan regional
parliament has formally pardoned hundreds of women executed for
witchcraft between the 15th and 18th centuries…
…A former Finnish interior
minister has gone on trial for hate speech against gay people, following
comments which she says were based on the Bible.
… The BBC has found that children as young as 10 are being groomed in Romania, to be trafficked to the UK.
His star began to fall at the time of a widely criticised withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan and as the Delta variant advanced.
Since then, his approval ratings have fallen further as he has struggled to
deliver on his biggest campaign promises to tame the pandemic and
restore prosperity for working families.
Source: Adam Wilson
China continues to crackdown on dissidents. In 2015, the Chinese government conducted the “709 crackdowns” where they arrested human rights lawyers and activists across the country on bogus charges. More than 300 human rights leaders were arrested across the country. Some human rights leaders who were not arrested were not allowed to leave the country or had their electricity was turned off. Now, it has been revealed that the 709 crackdowns is still going on with the kidnapping of a prominent human rights leader. The Epoch Times Reports–
WikiLeaks founder, award-winning journalist, and Australian citizen
Julian Assange has been an inmate of London’s high-security Belmarsh
prison since April 2019. He embarrassed the American Empire and, as a result, is facing extradition to the US and prosecution in a kangaroo court under the terms of the Espionage Act.
Assange exposed war
crimes. He exposed corruption at the highest levels of the American
political elite and in countries complicit with it. He should be hailed
as a global hero. Instead, the very freedoms America professes to protect will be stripped bare by his prosecution. It has already had a chilling effect on notions of free speech. The fear of truth has become
greater than the fear of human rights violations…
…The driver said the brakes of his truck failed and that he tried his best to avoid the collision. No drugs or alcohol were reportedly found
in his system after the incident. During the trial, Aguilera-Mederos asked the families of the victims for forgiveness several times, saying he wished he had died in the crash instead of them…
The FBI has somehow managed to lose the Epstein DVD’s and other key evidence that would have exposed those Epstein entertained.
In the middle of Ghislaine Maxwell’s child-sex-trafficking trial, federal prosecutors quietly dropped their case against two jail guards accused of sleeping on the job and falsifying jail records as Jeffrey Epstein killed himself in his cell.
Federal prosecutors in Manhattan signed a nolle prosequi, a document announcing to the judge that they wished to drop the case, on December 13. The document didn’t appear on the court’s public docket until Thursday, one day after Maxwell was convicted on charges that she trafficked girls to Epstein for sex and participated in sexual abuse herself…
…Judge Michelle Odinet apologized for causing ‘pain’ with her words after she compared a black burglary suspect to a cockroach…