Lukaschenko; Er wiest die Befürchtungen über Covid-19 öffentlich als „Psychose“ zurück und empfahl Heilmittel wie Wodka trinken. — nz

Der belarussische Staatschef Alexander Lukaschenko steht vor einer wochenlangen politischen Krise, in der Zehntausende Weißrussen regelmäßig auf die Straßen von Minsk gegangen sind und seinen Rücktritt gefordert haben. – Reuters Bild Die belarussische Polizei nimmt Ärzte vor der regierungsfeindlichen Kundgebung fest. MOSKAU/Minsk, – Die belarussische Polizei hat heute mehr als 30 Ärzte festgenommen, die geplant hatten, […]Continua a leggere “Lukaschenko; Er wiest die Befürchtungen über Covid-19 öffentlich als „Psychose“ zurück und empfahl Heilmittel wie Wodka trinken. — nz”

This Is How Authoritarians Get Defeated

People around the world have stood up for democracy and truth. Now it’s our turn.MONIKA BAUERLEINOCTOBER 9, 2020 My father was a toddler when Adolf Hitler was elected chancellor in a democratic Germany, and by the time he entered first grade, the world around him had changed beyond recognition. It was only because Americans foughtContinua a leggere “This Is How Authoritarians Get Defeated”

Death and Migration: New article in International Migration Review — Postcards from …

In this article, newly published in International Migration Review, Simon McMahon and I unpack the relationship between migrant deaths and migration governance in the context of the so-called EU’s ‘migration crisis’. We argue that migrant deaths at sea have played a central role in shaping policy and public responses to Europe’s “crisis.” Yet relatively little […]Continua a leggere “Death and Migration: New article in International Migration Review — Postcards from …”

La musica che combatte insieme alle piazze di Black Lives Matter — Eco Internazionale

Dammi tre parole: Black Lives Matter. Il movimento internazionale di attivisti contro la violenza razzista nato negli Stati Uniti, si è imposto ormai da quasi sette anni e in questi giorni è tornato a ruggire per il caso di George Floyd. Quel che approda nel dibattito pubblico finisce per confluire nel mondo dello spettacolo […] LaContinua a leggere “La musica che combatte insieme alle piazze di Black Lives Matter — Eco Internazionale”

‘Trasportiamo Morti Dalla Mattina Alla Sera’ – The New York Times

Ägypten: Das Schicksal eines Menschenrechtsverteidigers beunruhigt Diplomaten.

Ägypten: Das Schicksal eines Menschenrechtsverteidigers beunruhigt Diplomaten Von Eleanor Abou Ez (mit afp) @ GeopolisAfrica | Veröffentlicht am 07.11.2017 um 14 Uhr Ein ägyptischer Polizeibeamter bringt Tahrir am 25. Januar 2017 nach Kairo.© STRINGER / AFP Das ägyptische Außenministerium hat am 5. November 2017 die Einberufung von Botschaftern aus fünf westlichen Ländern nach der VeröffentlichungContinua a leggere “Ägypten: Das Schicksal eines Menschenrechtsverteidigers beunruhigt Diplomaten.”

State of civil society report 2017

ABOUT THIS REPORT Each year the CIVICUS State of Civil Society Report examines the major events that involve and affect civil society around the world. Our report reviews the past year, focusing on the space for civil society – civic space – and the impact of a resurgence of right-wing populist politics; the right toContinua a leggere “State of civil society report 2017”

How Bulk Interception Works

This piece was authored by PI Legal Officer Scarlet Kim. This week, Privacy International, together with nine other international human rights NGOs, filed submissions with the European Court of Human Rights. Our case challenges the UK government’s bulk interception of internet traffic transiting fiber optic cables landing in the UK and its access to informationContinua a leggere “How Bulk Interception Works”