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Ebola nurse 'made to feel like criminal' on return to US

Source: The Guardian, by Lauren Gambino, 10/25/2014

A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone has criticized her treatment under a mandatory 21-day quarantine policy… 539 more words

Tyranny

Some Things Never Change--Like the Awful Human Rights Situation in Iran

To wit:

Iran hanged a woman on Saturday who was convicted of murdering a man she alleged was trying to rape her, drawing swift international condemnation for a prosecution several countries described as flawed.

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Growing use of drones in law enforcement may violate human rights, warns UN expert

Source: UN News Centre, 10/22/2014

The increasing use of armed drones within domestic law enforcement risks depersonalizing the use of force and infringing upon the rights of individual citizens, a United Nations independent human rights expert warned today. 186 more words

Tyranny

Signals

Signals

30/8/13

Website pictures.
Adoring squiggles.
Writing lines that give off signals.
Up in smoke.
The great flambé.
Fireworks; where the monks pray.
Auld lang syne. 61 more words

Poem

CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY: CAN IT SURVIVE THE COMING ‘TECHNOTRONIC’ CAPITALISM?

CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY: CAN IT SURVIVE THE COMING ‘TECHNOTRONIC’ CAPITALISM?
Erle Frayne D. Argonza

‘Late’ capitalism, this current phase that replaced the ‘monopoly’ capitalism of the pre-war era, is now DEAD. 722 more words

Sociology