Months after the Trump Administration announced that it would halt its practice of separating immigrant families, the practice has quietly continued. Source: The Five-Year-Old Who Was Detained at the Border and Persuaded to Sign Away Her Rights
Cincinnati police opened an investigation late Tuesday after one of its off-duty officers used a taser to stun an 11-year-old girl who he suspected was stealing food from a Kroger supermarket.
A compromise deal over migrants and refugees could put the European experiment at risk. Source: Germany’s Europe-Shaking Political Crisis Over Migrants, Explained – The New York Times
BERLIN — Chancellor Angela Merkel, who staked her legacy on welcoming hundreds of thousands of migrants into Germany, agreed on Monday to build border camps for asylum seekers and to tighten the border with Austria in a political deal to save her government. Source: Merkel, to Survive, Agrees to Border Camps for Migrants
Some U.S. intelligence officials fear that the Chinese government is conducting sophisticated “kidnapping” programs in the United States in order to spirit their nationals back to the mainland, where they face arrest and imprisonment on political and corruption charges. Source: Intelligence officials fear China’s global ‘kidnapping’ program has reached America
This section describes how we obtained the first-ever packet captures (PCAPs) of nation-state spyware injection, and how we matched the characteristics of the spyware injection to Sandvine PacketLogic devices. Source: BAD TRAFFIC: Sandvine’s PacketLogic Devices Used to Deploy Government Spyware in Turkey and Redirect Egyptian Users to Affiliate Ads?
A stunning royal decree issued last year by King Salman announcing that women would be allowed to drive in 2018 upended one of the most visible forms of discrimination against women in Saudi Arabia, where guardianship laws still give men the final say on whether a woman can travel abroad, obtain a passport or marry….
Secret files obtained by BuzzFeed News reveal that from 2011 to 2015 at least 319 New York Police Department employees who committed offenses serious enough to merit firing were allowed to keep their jobs. Source: Secret NYPD Files: Officers Who Lie And Brutally Beat People Can Keep Their Jobs
Williams was sentenced to eight years in prison. That’s longer than other Missourians who committed similar crimes, including a 28-year-old man who started a fire that caused $1 million damage at the University of Missouri and Stephens College, who was sentenced to six and a half years. Source: This 20-Year-Old Is Serving The Longest Sentence From The Ferguson…
Seventy-one countries—more than a third of the world’s total—witnessed declines in political rights and civil liberties in 2017, Freedom House’s annual survey reported last month. “A quarter-century ago, at the end of the Cold War, it appeared that totalitarianism had at last been vanquished and liberal democracy had won the great ideological battle,” Michael J….