War

Political Prisoners In Iran Stage Hunger Strike

29 years after Iranian officials brutally executed 30,000 political prisoners in the Iranian uprising of 1988, many people are beginning to publicly speaking up about the horrible conditions modern political prisoners are still forced to live in. To draw international attention and press to the issue, political prisoners throughout Iran have staged a massive non-violent hunger strike.

US Doubles Down on Failed War Effort In Afghanistan

Does “supporting our troops” mean thrusting thousands more of them into War? Breaking down the fallacy that it is somehow “Patriotic” to blindly support every War effort just because the US is fighting it, while breaking down the great failure that has been the War in Afghanistan to date.

4 Years Since The Rabaa Massacre, No One Has Been Held Accountable

4 years to the day, not a single Government official has been held accountable for their role in the Rabaa Massacre of 2013, during which Government forces led by President al-Sisi, whom had assumed control of the country through military coup 2 weeks earlier, literally slaughtered over 1,000 protestors in the streets of Cairo for opposing his rule. In the years to follow, as many as 1,700 people have been “disappeared” by Sisi’s regime, hundreds more have been incarcerated and journalists whom report on these events continue to be imprisoned without trial.

Summary of The War In South Sudan To Date

On August 1st 2017, Human Rights Watch released a 52 page report documenting the spread of violence and abuses of Government against civilians in some of the hardest hit areas of the conflict. The following is a summary of this report, teaching you everything you need to know about the War in South Sudan to date.

Apple Pulls VPN Apps from China

Another day and more internet freedoms have been stripped away from the people of China. This past weekend, Apple made international headlines after the company pulled all its VPN services from their App store in China.