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Netanyahu threatens legal action against Arab parliamentarians

MEMO | February 8, 2016

Benjamin Netanyahu revealed on Sunday that he will be discussing possible legal action against Arab members of the Knesset with the attorney general after they visited the families of Palestinians killed by Israel to discuss the release of their bodies for burial.

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Ethnic Cleansing, Racism, Zionism

The Privatization of Terrorism Blacklists Will Damage Innocent Lives

By Hugh Handeyside | ACLU | February 5, 2016

A private service that banks, employers, and government agencies use to screen customers and clients is blacklisting thousands of people as terrorists, sometimes based on nothing more than inaccurate and bigoted materials online, according to a…

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United States

Britaion and Sweden rejecting UN panel's finding on Julian Assange

 No release in sight despite UN panel decision. Julian Assange: ‘sweet’ victory soured by British and Swedish rejection  Founding WikiLeaks founder is being arbitrarily detained at Ecuador embassy, Guardian,  594 more words


Will the Canadian government shed light on the no-fly list?

It is a shame that a number of Canadian toddlers and young children are being humiliated at the airport in the name of extra security checks and delayed in boarding their plane with their parents. 802 more words

Human Rights

My 40 Years in Prison

By Leonard Peltier | CounterPunch | February 5, 2016

What can I say that I have not said before? I guess I can start by saying see you later to all of those who have passed in the last year.

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Ethnic Cleansing, Racism, Zionism

Directorate of Military Intelligence demands popular Israeli bloggers submit posts to censor

RT | February 7, 2016

Israel’s new chief military censor has demanded that popular bloggers writing on security-related issues submit their posts to her before publication.

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Ethnic Cleansing, Racism, Zionism