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Negotiating with terrorists undercuts freedom of expression: Paulo Coelho on Sony hacks

Dec 20, 2014

Negotiating with terrorists undercuts freedom of expression: Paulo Coelho on Sony hacks

Paulo Coelho says the Sony hack threatens us all if society doesn't enforce important values: our individual and collective freedom of expression and an unwavering refusal to negotiate with anonymous terrorists. #Sony #TheySaidIt #USA #author #Terrorists #The Interview #Hack #Paulo Coelho #Brazilian author
US to make a bid for the 2024 Olympic, Paralympic Games

Dec 17, 2014

US to make a bid for the 2024 Olympic, Paralympic Games

The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has decided to bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, choosing the host city from either Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco or Washington. #United States #Olympics #USA #Washington #SportsTracker #Boston #Paralympic Games #2024 Olympics
Photos: NBA stars wear 'I Can't Breathe' shirts, protest Eric Garner's chokehold death

Dec 11, 2014

Photos: NBA stars wear 'I Can't Breathe' shirts, protest Eric Garner's chokehold death

Several athletes have worn "I Can't Breathe" shirts during warm ups in support of the family of Eric Garner, who died July 17. #NewsTracker #NBA #death #USA #Protests #SportsTracker #LeBron James #Carlos Boozer #Eric Garner #Chokehold #I Cant Breathe #NYC Police
Post 9/11 shame: Horrific CIA torture report released, hundreds brutalised

Dec 11, 2014

Post 9/11 shame: Horrific CIA torture report released, hundreds brutalised

The United States brutalized scores of terror suspects with interrogation tactics that turned secret CIA prisons into chambers of suffering and did nothing to make America safer after the Sept. 11. #9/11 #CIA #NewsTracker #USA #Senate #Torture #Sleep deprivation #US Senate #Torture report #confinement
Confessions after Eric Garner's chokehold death: #CrimingWhileWhite trends on Twitter

Dec 04, 2014

Confessions after Eric Garner's chokehold death: #CrimingWhileWhite trends on Twitter

A white New York City police officer was cleared on Wednesday in the banned chokehold death of an unarmed black man, Eric Garner. #Twitter #USA #Grand jury #New York #cops #Ferguson #trending #Eric Garner #CrimingWhileWhite #Chokehold death

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Devyani case False statements, falsified contracts should bring consequences

Dec 19, 2013

Devyani case False statements, falsified contracts should bring consequences

The core issue is that one government's employee has knowingly made a false statement to another government. She has done this in an official position representing the country. She has also falsified contracts. So, there will be consequences. #India #Visa fraud #maid #LetterstoFP #USA #Devyani Khobragade
Why is the worker in Devyani Khobragade case being unfairly villainised?

Dec 18, 2013

Why is the worker in Devyani Khobragade case being unfairly villainised?

As an American citizen I find it deplorable that the worker, Mrs Richard, has been cast as a criminal for merely demanding the wages due her by US law. #Employment #USA #Labour laws #Devyani Khobragade #Mathew Brinkley #wage laws #unfair treatment