Category Archives: Political Prisoners

Leftward Shift by Conservative Cleric Leaves Saudis Perplexed

A change of perspective from Saudi Arabian cleric gives us hope for rapport. Mr. Awda, alone among Saudi clerics, openly welcomed the Arab uprisings of 2011, and even published a book called “Questions of Revolution.” Promptly banned here but widely … Continue reading

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Federal Reserve Directors’ Banks and Businesses Took $4 Trillion in Bailouts: Report

http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2012/06/12-9 Federal Reserve Directors’ Banks and Businesses Took $4 Trillion in Bailouts: Report By Olivia LaRosa Me, a most dedicated human rights scholar, even, was taken aback by this report. After forty-five years of research, I thought I was shock-proof. … Continue reading

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