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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo News
'Blatant Effort to Intimidate and Retaliate': Pompeo Imposes Visa Ban on ICC Staff Probing US War Crimes
"It reeks of the very totalitarian practices that are characteristic of the worst human rights abusers."
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Despite 'War Crimes' Concerns in Yemen, Raytheon Nabs $1.6 Billion Arms Deal With UAE
Announcement comes as resolution to end U.S. complicity in Yemen war edges toward Senate vote
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Maria Ressa News
Global Condemnation After Journalist Who Blamed Trump for Duterte's Attacks on Free Press Arrested in Philippines
Rappler 's Maria Ressa denounced Trump as "a president so much like ours whose attacks against the press (and women) give permission to autocrats (like ours) to unleash the dark side of humanity and extend their already vast powers with impunity, especially in countries where institutions have...
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Call for Global Ban as Poll Shows Overwhelming Public Opposition to 'Horrifying' Killer Robots
Weapons that require no input from humans in selecting and killing targets undermine "the right to life and other human rights," critics say
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After 17 'Shameful' Years of Guantanamo Prison, Rights Group Demand 'Stain' on Nation's History Be Shuttered
"While the prison should have been relegated long ago as an appalling chapter in U.S. history, Guantánamo continues to operate 17 years later as a symbol of Islamophobia that embodies the fear-mongering and xenophobia that defines Trump's presidency."
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'Cruel and Inhumane': Trump Border Patrol Hits Women, Children, and Journalists in Mexico With Tear Gas
"The Trump administration is defying international law and orchestrating a crisis by deliberately turning asylum-seekers away from ports of entry, endangering families who see no choice but to take desperate measures in their search for protection."
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Judge Strikes Down Trump DOJ's "Attempt to Obliterate Asylum Protections" for Victims of Domestic and Gang Violence
"The court saw these policies for what they are: illegal, and incompatible with our values."
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Confirming Women's Experience of Harassment, 'Troll Patrol' Study Reveals Twitter Flooded With Misogyny and Abuse
"Women of Twitter, it's every bit as bad on here as you think."
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Human Rights Groups Blast Google for 'Actively Aiding China's Censorship and Surveillance Regime'
Ahead of CEO's congressional testimony, Amnesty International and others are calling on the company to #DropDragonfly—a censored search engine specifically designed for the country
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The 1% of queries Pichai seems happy to censor is critical. (Photo: Sundar Pichai/PTI photo) Views
Google CEO Has Serious Questions to Answer on China Censored Search
If Google decides to go ahead with Dragonfly, it will signal a massive capitulation on human rights and the company’s own AI principles
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