Posted in Australia

Prison Island: Australian Defence Force called in to help enforcing Sydney COVID-19 lockdown

[The Sydney Morning Herald] “The Australian Defence Force will assist with enforcement of Sydney’s lockdown following a formal request to…

Posted in UK

Video: Police raid London arts complex Antepavilion, detain owner and staff, because installation resembles Extinction Rebellion bamboo structure used in protests

[The Art Newspaper] “Video footage has emerged of a police raid on the East London multi-arts complex Antepavilion that took…

Posted in Palestine

Abbas critic Nizar Banat detained and beaten to death by Palestinian Authority, people protest against PA, security forces react violently

[Middle East Eye] “Nizar Banat, a leading Palestinian activist and critic of the Palestinian Authority (PA), died early on Thursday…

Posted in Australia

Australia: Producer of political satire FriendlyJordies arrested by NSW terrorist squad, Facebook and Google censor related content

[Michael West Media] “Late last night the Facebook Page, ‘The Common Sense Brigade!’ set up by the FriendlyJordies team to…

Posted in Nigeria

Nigeria bans Twitter after President Buhari’s incitement was deleted, another “sign dictatorship is back”

[Foreign Policy] “It was already clear when dozens of protesters were shot in October 2020 for demanding a change to the behavior of heavy-handed…

Posted in Colombia UK

UK trains Colombian police killing civilians

[The Canary] “Over recent days, the Colombian national police have killed a number of civilians protesting a proposed tax hike on basic…

Posted in USA

Biden Administration Urges Supreme Court To Let Cops Enter Homes, Seize Weapons Without Warrant

[Forbes] “The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday will hear oral argument in Caniglia v. Strom, a case that could have sweeping…

Posted in USA

During Covid-19 pandemic and after Jan. 6 Capitol Riot, several U.S. states introduced harsh new penalties for protesting fossil fuels

[HuffPost] “Dawn Goodwin spent her 50th birthday among towering pines and yellow birches whose tree rings make her lifespan seem…

Posted in Nigeria

Several people shot dead at ‘End SARS’ protest against police brutality in Lagos, Nigeria

[BBC] “A number of people have reportedly been shot dead or wounded at a protest against police brutality in Nigeria’s…

Posted in USA

Young Latino man was murdered by prospects for LA Sheriff deputy gang “Executioners” who then took security cameras illegally

[Los Angeles Times, The Free Thought Project] “The family of Andres Guardado, an 18-year-old fatally shot by Los Angeles County…

Posted in China Iran Russia USA Zimbabwe

Susan Rice and Robert O’Brien blame ‘foreign actors’, Russia, China and Iran, for stirring George Floyd protests

[National Review] “Former Obama adviser Susan Rice has blamed the violent protests that rocked major American cities over the weekend…

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“Licence to Kill” in Real Life: British Court Rules MI5 Agents Can Legally Murder, Kidnap and Torture

[Bloomberg] “Britain’s domestic intelligence service MI5 can authorize its agents to engage in criminal activities, potentially including murder, kidnap and…

Posted in USA

Tattooed deputy gangs in Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department under FBI inverstigation

[Los Angeles Times] “The FBI is investigating a secret society of tattooed deputies in East Los Angeles as well as…

Posted in Afghanistan Australia

Police raid Australian public broadcaster ABC over Afghanistan war crimes leaks

[The Independent] “Australian police have raided the offices of the national broadcaster over allegations it published classified material about possible war…

Posted in USA

Police Brutality: New allegations of secret tattooed deputy gangs within L.A. County Sheriff’s Department

[Los Angeles Times] “For decades, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department has struggled to combat secretive cliques of deputies who bonded over…

Posted in Algeria

Claim: Algerian state infiltrated Islamist terrorist group GIA, complicit in its massacres

[Observer] “Twenty years ago tonight, around sunset, masked gunmen approached the village of Bentalha, on the outskirts of Algeria’s capital,…

Posted in Egypt

American PR crew invited by Egypt arrested within hours amid crackdown on Muslim Brotherhood sympathisers before referendum

[The Economist] “With [Egypt’s] residents politically polarised between a minority that supports the Muslim Brotherhood and a majority that backs…

Posted in Egypt

“Spy Swan”: migrating stork with GPS tracker detained in Egypt after citizen’s arrest

[The Independent] “In a case that’s likely to once again ruffle feathers regarding the treatment of innocent animals as spies…