Daily Archives: July 1, 2017

Controversial New NRA Ad Encourages Violence, Sparks Outrage

The National Rifle Association (NRA) in the United States is causing controversy yet again over their latest advertisement. The ad, just a minute long, stars NRA spokesperson and right-wing talk radio host Dana Loesch. Loesch speaks over footage of protests and street violence while accusing “them” of threatening America. The […]

Helicopter Attacks Venezuelan Supreme Court As Political Crisis Continues

A police helicopter recently attacked the Venezuelan Supreme Court, however, the motive still remains unclear. The allegedly stolen helicopter fired 15 shots on the Interior Ministry, before flying over the Supreme Court building and dropping four grenades, in what the Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro called a “terror attack.” Maduro said […]

Myanmar: Fears For The Safety Of Rohingya Detainees Increase After Child Dies In Custody

At least one child, who was arrested in November 2016 by Myanmar government forces during “clearance operations” among the Rohingya ethnic minority in Rakhine state, has officially been confirmed dead. This death has raised concerns over serious human rights violations in the reclusive country. Myanmar government authorities announced that Mammud […]

Poverty-Related Incident In Pakistan Leaves Over 150 Dead

It is no question that poverty has usually been affiliated with death. Lack of proper medical care, food, and money force those living in high-poverty areas to fight daily for their survival. On Sunday, an unusual poverty-related incident resulted in over 150 deaths and more than 100 serious injuries. This past […]

Mounting Death Toll In Raqqa, Clandestine Torture Prisons In Yemen, And Selective Morality

Syrian Democratic Forces and U.S. Coalition Forces tightened the noose around ISIS positions in Raqqa, Syria in the effort to counter jihadist attacks. However, the bombing campaign does not employ useful targeting strategies. This issue is also prevalent in other cities such as Deir ez-Zor, where civilians are experiencing a […]