Posts tagged with "UnitedStates"

31. January 2020
ON JANUARY 9TH, the Ethical Culture Fieldston School—an elite private school in the Bronx known for its diversity and progressive values—fired JB Brager, a 31-year-old history teacher. Brager, who is Jewish, had expressed views on Twitter that were anti-Zionist and in support of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement.

15. August 2019
In August 2012, Austin made his way just south of Damascus to write his final pieces. He planned to depart for Lebanon on August 14, three days after his 31st birthday. He got into a car in the Damascus suburb of Darayya to make the trip, but shortly after leaving was detained at a check point.

06. August 2019
The best art is political and you ought to be able to make it unquestionably political and irrevocably beautiful at the same time.

06. August 2019
We bombarded them with ads, until they saw the world the way we wanted them to. Until they voted for our candidate.

06. August 2019
Cambridge Analytica will try to pick at whatever mental weakness or vulnerability that we think you have and try to warp your perception of what's real around you, if you are looking to create an information weapon, the battle space you operate in is social media. That is where the fight happens.

05. August 2019
Facebook: you were on the wrong side of history in that...

03. August 2019
Elections have been internationalized, industrialized, and militarized. We have to fight for our data rights because democracy is not assured.

06. July 2018
Secularism is the most important refuge for citizens of a country! Raif Badawi

06. July 2018
Mumia Abu-Jamal (born Wesley Cook; April 24, 1954) is a political activist and journalist who was convicted of murder and sentenced to death in 1982 for the 1981 murder of Philadelphia police officer Daniel Faulkner. After numerous appeals, his sentence was commuted in 2011 to life imprisonment without parole.

26. March 2018
It's very irresponsible to deny the reality of a problem to see whether it might stop existing. Carles Puigdemont