February 21, 2020
Salem-News.com (Jun-12-2014 23:52)
Religious Conversion Law Threatens Religious Freedom in Burma/Myanmar
The new law is based on proposals by a Buddhist organization called the Association for the Protection of Race and Religion.
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Over 81 organizations from civil society worldwide today call on the Government of Burma/Myanmar to scrap proposed legislation that would unlawfully restrict the right to freely choose a religion. If adopted, this law would violate fundamental human rights and could lead to further violence against Muslims and other religious minorities in the country.
Salem-News.com (May-07-2014 09:57)
Talk Nation Radio: Rebecca Gordon on Mainstreaming TortureDave Swanson Salem-News.com
Catch Dave Swanson's show on the Pacifica Network
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A new book called Mainstreaming Torture argues that torture has been with us for a long time and remains with us and has been mainstreamed and increased in acceptability in the years since Bush and Cheney left office. We speak with the author, Rebecca Gordon. She teaches in the Philosophy department at the University of San Francisco.
Salem-News.com (May-04-2014 12:51)
Tasering Taxpayers to Death in SalemTim King Salem-News.com
The bottom line is that the Salem Police adopted this dangerous, controversial practice knowing how serious of a threat the "taser" is to the people it is used against.
FOX-12 showed video this week of a Salem Police officer confronting a skateboarder at the Salem Transit Mall, then shooting him with a taser in a way that seems extremely unnecessary.
Salem-News.com (May-02-2014 12:59)
#Twitter Diplomacy of William Nicholas GomesJack Dorsey
@wnicholasgomes is a source of news and a global voice of human rights
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As the Human Rights Ambassador for Salem-News.com, William Gomes advocates for people worldwide who are suffering injustice at the hands of their own governments.
Salem-News.com (Apr-28-2014 09:31)
Sri Lanka: Arrest of Tamils Without Warrants Still ContinuesIntro by Visvanathan Sivam for Salem-News.com
Within the last two months, more than 70 people have been detained and interrogated by the SL military, according to its own claims.
People are being abducted on a daily basis in North by the Sri Lankan military intelligence operatives clad in civil as ‘Terrorist Investigation Division’ of the Sri Lankan Police. The abductees are taken to interrogations cells operated in each district.
Salem-News.com (Apr-24-2014 16:38)
A Minor Gang Raped in PakistanXavier Patras William for Salem-News.com
According to the reports, the incidents of gang rape in the central Punjab have drastically increased, and the law enforcing agencies are acting as silent observers.
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Sara, a seven year old Christian girl, was reportedly gang raped by 4 Muslims in Mally ki Village of Daska Sialkot Pakistan. The minor was immediately transported to the DHQ (District Head Quarters) Hospital Sialkot in a critical condition. She is in the ICU in an unstable/critical condition.
Salem-News.com (Apr-21-2014 00:06)
Human Rights Ambassador for Salem-News.com William Nicholas Gomes, Calls For World Wide Elimination Of TortureJack Dorsey for Salem-News.com
Easter wishes for an end to all torture in the world in 2014.
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Human Rights Ambassador for Salem-News.com, William Nicholas Gomes, has greeted world leaders on the occasion of Easter Sunday.
Salem-News.com (Apr-15-2014 15:51)
Heads of Decapitated Children Discovered After Buddhist Attacks in MyanmarArticle by Harun Yahya
Five Muslim men found the severed heads of at least 10 Rohingya in a water tank and some of those were children. How Does it Feel to be a Rohingya?
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Since 2012, a place called Rohingya in Myanmar has been grabbing international headlines, with reports of people being hunted down and killed, villages being put to the torch, and refugees being stranded at sea after neighboring countries refused to let them in.
Salem-News.com (Apr-12-2014 19:37)
The Arrest, Detention and Torture of Tamils in Post-War Sri LankaSalem-News.com
In the wake of the bloody civil war, the victors have more than taken the spoils of a defeated culture.
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There is an alarming trend in the Sri Lankan security forces operation, of arresting the family members of suspects and keeping them as hostages in detention camps.
Salem-News.com (Mar-01-2014 19:11)
Police Brutality, Worse Today in America Than EverTim King Salem-News.com
My biggest question... what programs and organizations exist that teach cops a better way?
Cowards, bullies... cops who abuse American citizens are out of control and when they are jailed for brutalizing people, man what bad day they are going to have.