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Press Freedom: News Outlets Express Solidarity With Journalists Under Fire In Gaza

By Committee To Protect Journalists Photos: YouTube Screenshots New York, February 29, 2024—The leaders of more than 30 news organizations from across the world, including the Associated Press, Agence France-Presse, and Reuters, have joined an open letter affirming their solidarity with journalists reporting in Gaza. The letter, coordinated by the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ)...

Congresswoman Bush Introduces Resolution Honoring St. Louis Abolitionists John And Mary Meachum

By Congresswoman Cori Bush Photos: YouTube Screenshots Washington D.C. (Feb. 29, 2024) — Congresswoman Cori Bush (MO-01) introduced a resolution honoring Mary and John Meachum, two Black abolitionists from St. Louis who dedicated their lives to emancipating and educating enslaved Black people. This resolution aims to elevate Black History Month as a time to evoke...

The Meaning Of Aaron Bushnell’s Self-Immolation? Israel Is Conducting Genocide In Gaza–With America’s Blessing

By Moira Donegan\The Guardian Photos: YouTube Screenshots The horror of it is beyond my capacity to describe. On Sunday afternoon, a US air force airman named Aaron Bushnell doused himself in gasoline outside the Israeli embassy in Washington DC and lit himself on fire. His phone was propped on the ground nearby, livestreaming to Twitch....

Guinea: General Doumbouya’s Dissolution of Government Is A Ruse For Military Extension And Dominance

By Martins Agbonlahor Photos: Wikimedia Commons\YouTube Screenshots When Guinea’s Head-of-State, General Mamady Doumbouya overthrew the democratically-elected government of Alpha Condé on 5 September 2021, I warned, in spite of his sanctimonious, sugar-coated promises of “a stable, credible, and transparent government,” that he and his masked, trigger-happy henchmen were irresponsible chameleons who would map out devious and...

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