Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Students celebrated Mexican heritage at a La Quinta library. They were told to next...

Mandating homogenous cultural parameters is classic authoritarian behavior.

The military returns to Brazilian politics

As Bolsonaro takes the lead, the future looks dim for democracy in Brasília.

Bulgarian journalist raped, murdered

She is the third high-profile journalist to be killed in the EU in the past year, and the fourth since the start of 2017.

Asylum seekers held in Papua New Guinea blocked from talking to lawyers or doctors

By Paul Karp and Sarah Martin, The Guardian, August 2019 Asylum seekers held in a Papua New Guinean detention facility are being prevented from talking to lawyers and doctors, blocking...

Trump used to disparage an anti-bribery law; will he enforce it now?

by Jim Zarroli, NPR, November 2017 President Trump has called it "ridiculous," a "horrible law" that made it difficult for U.S. companies to compete overseas. But the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, which bars...

Stephen Miller’s affinity for white nationalism revealed in leaked emails

By Michael Edison Hayden, Southern Poverty Law Center, November 2019 In the run-up to the 2016 election, White House senior policy adviser Stephen Miller promoted white nationalist literature, pushed racist...