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Child Sexual Abuse: The UN and the Speaker

Commentary by Rob Lorez—

First off let me begin by saying the following absolutely disgusts me to no end.  I’ll begin with the former US House of Representatives Speaker Dennis Hastert a Republican who has been indicted on federal criminal charges for violating US banking laws following several suspicious withdraws over several years and for lying to the FBI.   1 332 fler ord

Crime

Much Malarkey in Moscow

Moscow, May 30, 2015 | Reuters/Maxim Shemetov | 15124

Police broke up an unsanctioned gay rights rally in central Moscow today, detaining 20 people, including anti-gay campaigners who attacked the activists. 105 fler ord

Human Rights

Rape by Allied British, American, Canadian, and French Forces More Commonplace than Previously Asserted.

Wait a minute. NBC news is not a Russian website.

The issue of post-war sexual violence has been a taboo topic because many Germans did not want to downplay the country’s own atrocities during the Holocaust by displaying its people as victims. 325 fler ord

Pentagon oil war in Nigeria?

This video from the USA says about itself:

ExxonMobil’s Dirty Secrets From Indonesia to Nigeria to D.C.: Steve Coll on ”Private Empire”

7 May 2012…

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Human Rights

[People] SE Asia: Home to Ethnic Cleansing, Slavery, and Hazardous Work By Walden Bello

SE Asia: Home to Ethnic Cleansing, Slavery, and Hazardous Work
By Walden Bello*

The sorry state of human and labor rights in the region was driven home by three events that captured the world’s attention in the last three months. 2 014 fler ord

Human Rights

[People] A tyrannical dictatorship in a fake democracy by Fr. Shay Cullen

A tyrannical dictatorship in a fake democracy
Fr. Shay Cullen
29 May 2015

In the world today we see a great struggle between those who have deeply held beliefs about the value and dignity of the human person and those who do not. 995 fler ord

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