Sunday, February 19, 2017

Thousands Joined ‘Walk for Life’ to Protest Extrajudicial Killings and Revival of Death Penalty in the Philippines

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Water Protectors Told to Evacuate Immediately

Water Protectors Told to Evacuate

North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum tells water protectors to leave a week earlier than original deadline

© ICMN - Indian Country Today

Arizona lets death row inmates bring their own lethal injection drugs to executions

Pakistan » Executing children

Executing children
© DAWN.com

Iran: 15 Prisoners Executed

Iran: 15 Prisoners Executed
© Iran Human Rights

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

On Valentine's Day, Global Calls for a "Moral Resistance Rooted In Love"

On Valentine's Day, Global Calls for a "Moral Resistance Rooted In Love"

Seizing upon the energy of Valentine's Day, people around the world are demonstrating for justice on Tuesday, whether by participating in protests, participating in democracy, or both.


© Common Dreams
Morning shall break
And the sky shall migrate to the cup of consciousness.

- Sohrab Sepehri -

1928 - 1980 


Persian Poet and painter

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Iran: 13 Prisoners Executed

Iran: 13 Prisoners Executed

© Secretariat of the National Council of Resistance of Iran

Monday, February 13, 2017

Burhan Ozbilici World Press Photo of the Year























An Assassination by Burhan Ozbilici

Mevlut Mert Altintas shouts after shooting Andrei Karlov, right, the Russian ambassador to Turkey, at an art gallery in Ankara, Turkey, Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. 

(AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)

Burhan Ozbilici wins World Press Photo
© British Journal of Photography


2017 Photo Contest
View the entire collection of winning images from the 
60th World Press Photo Contest.
© World Press Photo

World Press Photo

Congratsssssssssssssssssssss, Burhan and All !!!!!

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Saturday, February 11, 2017

Promenade by Jungho Lee




 


















Promenade

Written and Illustrated by Jungho Lee
Published by Sang Publishing, 2016













Cosmos, 2015


Jungho Lee



Jungho Lee is a Korean artist based in Seoul.
He has worked as an illustrator for various media since 2007.
Jungho Lee was recently named the overall professional winner 

of the World Illustration Awards 2016.


magical book !!!!!
thank youuuuuuuuuuuuuuuu, Jungho Lee !!!!!



Jungho Lee - Welcome to The Association Of Illustrators | The AOI

Promenade – Some beautiful surreal illustrations in tribute to books

© Ufunk

Friday, February 10, 2017

The Ninth Circuit Reminds President Trump That There Are Limits to His Executive Power

The Ninth Circuit Reminds President Trump That There Are Limits to His Executive Power
by David Cole, Legal Director

© ACLU - American Civil Liberties Union

hi Trump, see you in court !!!!!

Protect the Sacred: Native Artists for Standing Rock

Protect the Sacred: Native Artists for Standing Rock
© Spaceworks Tacoma

“Protect the Sacred: Native Artists for Standing Rock” #NoDAPL Art exhibit is running until February 16 
at Spaceworks Gallery, 950 Pacific Ave. in Tacoma.


‘Protect the Sacred’ A NoDAPL Art Exhibit Benefits Standing Rock
© Indian Country Today Media Network

Thursday, February 09, 2017

HRW Film Festival London

Human Rights Watch Film Festival

Sixteen Films that Connect Shifting Attitudes to Human Rights

The Human Rights Watch Film Festival will be presented 

in London 
from 6 to 17 March, 2017.

© Human Rights Watch

Canada Tackles "Systemic Overuse" of Solitary Confinement

Message from Leonard Peltier February 2017

Message from Leonard February 2017

© International Leonard Peltier Defense Committee

Gas chambers and death by firing squad may return to US as lethal injection drug supplies run low

Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Water Protectors Call for Global Mass Mobilizations as Army Plans to Approve Dakota Access Pipeline

#NoDAPL


image courtesy NATIVE PRIDE

DAPL Opponents Vow 'Fierce Resistance' as Army Corps Grants Last Easement

DAPL Opponents Vow 'Fierce Resistance' as Army Corps Grants Last Easement

Unless there is an injunction, construction could begin in 24 hours

© Common Dreams

Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Hungary wants all asylum seekers detained

outrageoussssssss !!!!! are you insane too ???
enough is enough !!!!!

Hungary wants all asylum seekers detained


Hungary is planning to submit a proposal to the EU that would allow 

for all asylum seekers to be detained and kept in special camps 
until their applications are reviewed, the Hungarian government’s 
chief spokesman said.
© RT News

END THE HORROR IN SYRIA'S TORTURE PRISONS

Take Action !!!!!

END THE HORROR IN SYRIA'S TORTURE PRISONS


© Amnesty International

Syria: Investigation uncovers government’s secret campaign of mass hangings and extermination at Saydnaya Prison

Iran: Man and Woman sentenced to death by Stoning

Sunday, February 05, 2017

The Great Wall of Trump Land by Latif Fityani


Cartoon Movement - The Great Wall of Trump Land


Latif Fityani


© Cartoon Movement

amazing work !!!!! thank you soooooooooo much !!!!!

Saturday, February 04, 2017

Thousands of Veterans: Dakota Access Pipeline "Will Not Get Completed"

Thousands of Veterans: Dakota Access Pipeline "Will Not Get Completed"
© EcoWatch


thank youuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuu !!!!!

Rosa Parks Birthday ♥♥

Rosa by Paul Sancya/AP, 1999



I believe we are here on the planet Earth to live, grow up and 
do what we can to make this world a better place for all people 
to enjoy freedom.

- Rosa Parks -

February 4, 1913 - October 24, 2005


Rosa Parks - Civil Rights Activist - Biography.com

Friday, February 03, 2017

USA » Jan/March 2017 - scheduled executions

January/March - 2017

February
2 - John Ramirez - Texas - stayed

Execution halted for man convicted in Corpus Christi stabbing death
© Texas Tribune » pub. Jan. 31

7 - Tilon Carter - Texas - stayed
new date set » May 16
Execution halted days before Fort Worth man was set to die
© Texas Tribune » pub. Feb. 3

15 - Ronald Phillips - Ohio - stayed

Ohio's Lethal Injection Process is Unconstitutional, Judge Rules
© Patch.com » pub. Jan. 26

March
7 - Rolando Ruiz - Texas *
14 - James Bigby - Texas *
15 - Gary Otte - Ohio - stayed


as of February 10

* serious dates

Kill Death Penalty NOW !!!!!


Recent State Killings & stays »


January
11 - Christopher Wilkins - murdered by the state of Texas

Wilkins becomes the first prisoner murdered by US this year.
Texas carries out first US execution of 2017
© Associated Press
18 - Ricky Gray - murdered by the state of Virginia
botched !!!!!
Virginia executes Ricky Gray for killing family in 2006
© UPI
26 - Terry Edwards - murdered by the state of Texas 
Is Texas About to Execute an Innocent Man?
© Slate Magazine » pub. Jan. 23
Texas prisoner dies of lethal injection after last-minute appeal fails
© The Guardian
31 - Mark Christeson - murdered by the state of Missouri
Missouri executes Mark Christeson
© KFVS



July/December - 2016


for upcoming executions set, check
Rick Halperin page, thanks !!!!!

info by Rick Halperin and i .... thanks, my dear friend !!!!!

50 years ago an Irish Aussie was the last man Australia ever executed

Belarus cannot abolish capital punishment — president

Iranian authorities executed One person every 9 hours in January

Thursday, February 02, 2017

George Orwell - A Final Warning



from the 2003 Television docudrama: 
George Orwell - A Life in Pictures.

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The old civilizations claimed that they were founded on love 
or justice. Ours is founded upon hatred. In our world there will 
be no emotions except fear, rage, triumph, and self-abasement. Everything else we shall destroy — everything.

- George Orwell -


from Nineteen Eighty-Four

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UN Rights Experts Urge Iran to Halt the Imminent Execution of Juvenile Offender Hamid Ahmadi

The CIA’s New Deputy Director Ran a Black Site for Torture

The FBI’s Secret Rules

The FBI’s Secret Rules

President Trump has inherited a vast domestic intelligence agency with extraordinary secret powers. A cache of documents offers 

a rare window into the FBI’s quiet expansion since 9/11.
© The Intercept

Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Neil Gorsuch nominated by Donald Trump to fill supreme court vacancy

Neil Gorsuch nominated by Donald Trump to fill supreme court vacancy

Known for his firm conservative views, Gorsuch could tip the court’s balance on hot-button issues such as abortion, voting rights and religious equality.
© The Guardian

and the death penalty, of course !!!!!

Black History Month 2017

February is

Black History Month


check out the events !!!!!

Black History Month | Films, Facts and more!
© PBS

Founders of Black History Month