Phillip Smith | Compulsory "treatment" for drug addiction in some parts of the world is "tantamount to torture or cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment," according to report last month from the UN's special rapporteur on torture and other degrading treatments and punishments.
Middle East Eye | Senior police source tells MEE that police believe Khashoggi's suspected killing was videotaped 'to prove the mission had been accomplished'
Max Ocean | More border detention centers and additional judges for deportation hearings planned for humanitarian crisis
Liberty BlitzKrieg | The way I see it, two key events of the 21st century directly led to the situation we find ourselves in currently
Intellihub.com | Border-crossers will be given ankle monitors and will be released into the general population until they appear before a judge at an immigration hearing in the near future.
Andrea Germanos | Groups say human rights violations at the prison continue, Gitmo must be closed
EFF | It is not enough for government to pass laws that protect consumers from corporations that harvest and monetize their personal data
EFF | The Transportation Security Administration has set out an alarming vision of pervasive biometric surveillance at airports
Jon Queally | Members of Intelligence Committee say White House is stalling release of torture report as high-level disagreement over what American people can know about abuses by CIA reaches boiling point; Transparency advocates tell lawmakers with access to report, 'Just read it into the record.'
John W. Whitehead | “We the people” are being hijacked on the highway by government agents with little knowledge of or regard for the Constitution.
Psychologists urged to examine complicity in supporting abusive systems of torture in U.S. criminal...
Intellihub | Psychologists Must Choose Whether to Oppose HR Violations or Act as Bystanders
RT | The US military officer overseeing sexual assault prevention at the Fort Hood base in Texas is now under investigation for sexual assault, including allegations of maltreatment of subordinates and running a prostitution ring.
Zero Hedge | The Daily Mail’s account of the treatment of the Saudi royals arrested in the crackdown is much more harrowing than anything the mainstream media has published
Natural News | The New York City Police Department (NYPD) has a new crime-fighting tool at their disposal
The Organic Prepper | All of these places have the strong potential to become battle zones
Mike Adams | Wal-Mart has suddenly announced it is shuttering five stores from Florida to California for a six-month period due to what the company claims are "plumbing problems"
Washington's Blog | The big story everyone is missing
Oregon state senator Elizabeth Steiner Hayward calls for government to physically violate children by...
Mike Adams | Nazi fascism is deeply rooted in the belief that the state owns your body
Shepard Ambellas | 'Give em' back to ICE'
Free Thought Project | The courageous BBC reporter who exposed one of the largest pedophile scandals in the history of the world has died
Intellihub | Whistleblowers detail a culture of retaliation that is alive and well within the VA.
Intellihub | Will the tourists taken into custody ever be seen again?
Intellihub | $300 fine or 6 months in jail for filming police
Mike Reid | Recently, three children from a little-known forest tribe in India approached a nearby Indian village and asked to join their school. The teachers, however, were forbidden by law from admitting the kids.
Daily Sheeple | School will allow "silent cheers" instead
Lauren McCauley | A judge announced Sunday that two Steubenville, Ohio high school football players have been found guilty of sexual assault in a highly-publicized trial that drew questions of a community's complicity in this criminal act.
Onan Coca | The city passed a bill called "The Human Rights Amendment Act of 2014" which will eliminate the "Nation's Capital Religious Liberty and Academic Freedom Act
J.D. Heyes | One of the country's oldest civil rights legal groups has joined the fight against a California bill that would deprive parents in the Golden State the right to decide whether or not they want to expose their children to potentially harmful vaccines
Shepard Ambellas | Schoolkids across America are in shock that they are treated worse than prisoners
Jon Queally | John Rizzo describes how he decided not to put halt to torture; Calls Bush "stand-up guy" for his role