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Viral Torture Video of Murdered Transgender Woman Shocks Brazil, World

Viral Torture Video of Murdered Transgender Woman Shocks Brazil, World

Smartphone video footage of a transgender woman being brutally assaulted before being carted off in a wheelbarrow and murdered has shocked..

March 11, 2017 with 0 Comments
ICE Arrests Mexican ‘Dreamer’ with No Criminal Record, 15 Years in US

ICE Arrests Mexican ‘Dreamer’ with No Criminal Record, 15 Years in US

Federal immigration officials arrested an undocumented immigrant who was brought into the United States from Mexico when he was a child and..

February 15, 2017 with 0 Comments
Obama Commutes Sentence of Puerto Rican Activist and Political Prisoner Oscar López Rivera

Obama Commutes Sentence of Puerto Rican Activist and Political Prisoner Oscar López Rivera

Amid a final flurry of reprieves before leaving office, President Barack Obama on Tuesday commuted the sentence of Puerto Rican..

January 17, 2017 with 0 Comments
Trump Now Says Taxpayers to Fund Border Wall; Mexico to ‘Reimburse’ Later

Trump Now Says Taxpayers to Fund Border Wall; Mexico to ‘Reimburse’ Later

Appearing to have broken another of his most iconic campaign promises, President-elect Donald Trump said on Friday that American taxpayers..

January 6, 2017 with 0 Comments
Fidel Castro Was a ‘Brutal Dictator?’ Here Are 7 of the World’s Worst Tyrants — All Backed by the US

Fidel Castro Was a ‘Brutal Dictator?’ Here Are 7 of the World’s Worst Tyrants — All Backed by the US

The death of longtime Cuban revolutionary dictator Fidel Castro, who outlasted and often outsmarted 10 US presidents, some of whom were..

November 27, 2016 with 0 Comments
Guantánamo Judges Order Medical Staff to Testify in Cases of Detainees Sodomized During CIA Torture

Guantánamo Judges Order Medical Staff to Testify in Cases of Detainees Sodomized During CIA Torture

The military judges in the death penalty cases against two alleged terrorists involved in the September 11, 2001 attacks have ordered..

November 21, 2016 with 0 Comments
Hillary Clinton Touts Endorsement by John Negroponte, Reagan’s Death Squad Ambassador

Hillary Clinton Touts Endorsement by John Negroponte, Reagan’s Death Squad Ambassador

While not exactly trumpeting her latest Republican endorsement from the rooftop, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has..

August 12, 2016 with 0 Comments
Declassified Documents Reveal Kissinger Impeded US Effort to Curb Argentine Mass Killings

Declassified Documents Reveal Kissinger Impeded US Effort to Curb Argentine Mass Killings

The Obama administration on Monday released more than 1,000 pages of newly declassified documents detailing how then-former secretary of..

August 10, 2016 with 0 Comments
‘On This Day’ 1970: USAID Torturer Dan Mitrione Executed by Tupamaro Rebels in Uruguay

‘On This Day’ 1970: USAID Torturer Dan Mitrione Executed by Tupamaro Rebels in Uruguay

“The precise pain, in the precise place, in the precise amount, for the desired effect.” -Dan Mitrione Few Americans outside national..

August 10, 2016 with 0 Comments
Obama Expands Refugee Resettlement Program to Admit More Central American Families Into US

Obama Expands Refugee Resettlement Program to Admit More Central American Families Into US

The Obama administration announced Tuesday that it will expand a program to admit more refugees from Central American nations, a move..

July 27, 2016 with 0 Comments
Douche Du Jour
  • White House Welcomes Brigitte Gabriel, Leader of Anti-Muslim ‘Hate Group’ ACT for America
  • Republican Florida Court Official Calls for Lynching of Black Anti-Death Penalty State Attorney Aramis Ayala
  • South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard Signs Anti-LGBTQ Adoption, Foster Care Bill Into Law
  • Mississippi Republican Andy Gipson Kills Domestic Violence Divorce Bill
  • ICE Agents Forcibly Remove Asylum-Seeker Awaiting Brain Tumor Surgery from Texas Hospital
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