Does The US Military Assassinate Journalists?

By Robert Fantina, Peace Data. -

As the cries of United States’ ‘exceptionalism’ are heard from the hallowed halls of Congress, one of the alleged hallmarks is freedom of the press. No nation, the breathless masses are told, [...]

Report: How Many Environmental Activists Were Killed Last Year

The year 2019 was the most dangerous on record for environmental activists, a new report says. Every day around the world, people stand up to companies exploiting land for profit, felling [...]

US: American Journalist Has No Right To Challenge Decision To Assassinate Him

The US Government has asked the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit to affirm the dismissal of American journalist Bilal Abdul Kareem’s challenge to his Government’s apparent [...]

No. 1 Sponsor Of Terrorism? US Media Name Iran, But Overlook A Candidate Closer To Home

By Joshua Cho, -

After the illegal assassination of Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani, FAIR (1/9/20) noted that the corporate media offered no moral objections to murdering another country’s high-ranking state [...]

Iran/USA: Assassination Aftermath–Is There A Win-Win Way Out?

By Diane Perlman, -

Following the outrageous US assassinations of Iran’s General Qasem Soleimani and Iraqi General Abu Mahdi Al Muhandis on Iraqi territory, dynamics are in flux. While both promise and peril are in [...]

The Long Planned U.S. Assassinations In Iraq Will Increase Its Political Chaos

By Staff, -

The Trump administration has given various justification for its assassination of Major General Qassem Soleimani and commander Abu Mahdi al Muhandis. It claimed that there was an 'imminent [...]

Whose Blood, Whose Hands?

“Qasem Soleimani had the blood of Americans on his hands”, so said US Representative Eliot Engel, Chair of the House Committee on Foreign Relations. A similar accusation was made by many other [...]

Assassination Of Soleimani Is A Message To Iran-China-Russia ‘Cease Cooperating’

By Ekaterina Blinova, -

The US is trying to stop Eurasia's economic and political integration in order to delay its own demise, say international observers, explaining what message the US sent to the Russia-China-Iran [...]

Millions Bid Farewell To General Soleimani In Hometown Funeral

By Staff, -

The procession was initially scheduled to culminate in the burial service for the general and one of his comrades, but officials announced that the rituals were postponed due to the overcrowding [...]

NLG Strongly Condemns Illegal Targeted Assassinations By U.S. & Increased Repression Of Iranian Nationals At U.S. Borders

The National Lawyers Guild (NLG), the oldest and largest progressive bar association in the United States, strongly condemns recent illegal U.S. actions in Iraq, including the killing of Iranian [...]

Iraqi PM Reveals Soleimani Was On Peace Mission When Assassinated, Exploding Trump’s Lie Of ‘Imminent Attacks’

By Max Blumenthal, -

Desperate to justify the US drone assassination of Iranian Major General Qasem Soleimani, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo insisted that Washington had made an “intelligence-based assessment” that [...]

Know Their Names: Eight Activists Assassinated For Fighting Climate Change

By Soumi Sarkar, Left Voice -

Four people are killed every week over climate and land disputes at the hands of state forces and hired assassins who defend the interests of big corporations, large landowners, and the [...]

Accused Drug Trafficker Murdered In Prison Implicated Honduran President

By Jeff Ernest & David Adams, Rights Action. -

Shortly before 10:30 on Saturday morning, suspected drug trafficker Nery López Sanabria chatted with a pair of uniformed security guards in a hall inside a maximum-security prison in western [...]

Defender Of Brazil’s Indigenous Tribes Murdered ‘Execution-Style’ In Amazon Town

By George Dvorsky, Earther. -

Maxciel Pereira dos Santos, a veteran defender of Brazil’s indigenous people, has reportedly been shot dead in a remote Amazon town while riding his motorcycle. The BBC reports Santos was shot [...]

Afro-Colombian Human Rights Defender Facing Assassination

By Amnesty International. -

Danelly Estupiñan defends the rights of the afro-descendent population in Buenaventura, Valle del Cauca as part of the organization Black Community Process (Proceso Comunitario Negro). For the [...]

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