Iran’s President Says Internet is Vital
Iran’s President Says Internet is Vital

Iranian President Hassan Rohani, in a September 1 speech said internet is vital and Iran “cannot close the gates of the world for the…

How America Made ISIS: Their Videos and Ours
How America Made ISIS: Their Videos and Ours

Tom Engelhardt Whatever your politics, you’re not likely to feel great about America right now.  After all, there’s Ferguson…

Australia and Afghanistan to be represented at NATO summit
Australia and Afghanistan to be represented at NATO summit

Tuesday, September 2, 2014   Related news NATO on Wikinews Australia and Afghanistan to be represented at NATO summit Russia accused of…

Washington Week on Human Rights: September 2, 2014
Washington Week on Human Rights: September 2, 2014

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 – 5:19pm Washington Week on Human Rights: September 2, 2014 Bahrain capitol-building-washington-dc-pictures.jpg…

Obama Faces Calls to Reform Reagan-Era Mass Surveillance Order
Obama Faces Calls to Reform Reagan-Era Mass Surveillance Order

A coalition of civil liberties groups and members of Congress are calling on President Obama to urgently review a controversial executive order…

Iran: New hope for the “women’s singing movement”
Iran: New hope for the “women’s singing movement”

The Guardian, August 29, 2014 State TV forbids showing musicians in the act of playing instruments, and women have never been shown singing on…

President Obama Should Address the Human Rights of LGBT People During Estonia Visit
President Obama Should Address the Human Rights of LGBT People During Estonia Visit

Stop the Crackdown on LGBT Russians LGBT Washington, D.C.  – Human Rights First today urged President Obama to address concerns about…

Tan Suits and Obama Derangement Syndrome
Tan Suits and Obama Derangement Syndrome

You can tell when people are suffering from a derangement syndrome about a specific person. When you hear them constantly making idiotic arguments…