Tuesday, August 21, 2018

50 Years After Prague Spring


Invasion 68 Prague by Josef Koudelka/Magnum


50 years ago, Soviet tanks brutally crushed the Prague Spring 
in Czechoslovakia (Jan 5, 1968 - Aug 21, 1968).

50 Years After Prague Spring, Lessons on Freedom (and a Broken Spirit)
© The New York Times


Josef Koudelka: The 1968 Prague Invasion
© Magnum Photos


The Invasion of Czechoslovakia Through Women's Eyes
© Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty


Jan Palach ♥♥

 

 



















August 11, 1948 - January 19, 1969

Jan Palach - Wikipedia

Jan Zajíc - Wikipedia

Monday, August 20, 2018

Horror at TX Detention Center: ICE Guards Separate Fathers & Sons After They Had Just Been Reunited

Iraqi sentences 14 more to death for involvement in Speicher massacre

Saudis campaign for female activist on death row

Saudis campaign for female activist on death row
 

Israa al-Ghomgham could be the first female political activist 
to be sentenced to death in Saudi Arabia
© Middle East Eye

Campaigners in Seoul take nearly 1 million petition signatures to South Korea’s President Moon Jae-In calling for an end to the dog meat trade

Cairo looks to curb street sheep slaughter for Eid holiday

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*^,-^*
& mum
 

Cairo looks to curb street sheep slaughter for Eid holiday
© Al-Monitor


Eid al-Adha, the Feast of Sacrifice, 
is the most important feast of the Muslim calendar.

It begins August 21 & ends August 25.

Russia's anti-gay law used against minors.


Maxim is the first minor prosecuted under Russia’s anti-gay law. 
Help him fight back:

Russia's anti-gay law used against minors.

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Sunday, August 19, 2018

meantime in AmeriKKKa ... 565 Orphaned Child

“Forget Your Son”: Brazil Is Forcibly Taking Indigenous Children and Putting Them Up for Adoption

Rape, Forced Marriages, And Child Soldiers -- Life Under Islamic State In Afghanistan

Iraq: Chilling Accounts of Torture, Deaths

Iraq: Chilling Accounts of Torture, Deaths

Investigate Abuse During Interrogations in Mosul
© Human Rights Watch

Rights group urges Iran to delay execution of alleged PJAK member

Execution of Six Prisoners in Iran

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Kofi Annan Presente !!!!!


♥♥
We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race. We all share the same basic values.

- Kofi Annan - 


April 8, 1938 - August 18, 2018


Kofi Annan, former UN secretary general, dies
© The Guardian

Five Years Imprisonment for Nasrin Sotoudeh, Prominent Iranian Human Rights Lawyer

America’s prisoners are going on strike in at least 17 states

America’s prisoners are going on strike in at least 17 states

Incarcerated Americans are often forced to work for cents an hour. 

So they’re launching what could be their biggest protest ever.
© Vox

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Bangladesh: release world-renowned photographer Shahidul Alam

Local Authorities Withdraw Approval For Russia's First Gay-Pride Parade

Libyan court sentences 45 to death over protest killings

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

sad day today !!!!!

USA » July/Sept. 2018 - scheduled executions

July/September - 2018 

August
9 - Billy Ray Irick - murdered by Tennessee & SCOTUS
Tennessee executes Billy Ray Irick, first lethal injection in state since 2009
© The Tennessean
14 - Jose Jimenez - Florida - stayed !!!!!
Florida Supreme Court Delays Execution of Jimenez
© Associated Press » pub. Aug. 10
  
14 - Carey Dean Moore - murdered by Nebraska !!!!!
(volunteer)

abhorrent !!!!! this new method took around an hour to kill … and you dare to say there was no complications ???
i curse you, governor Ricketts !!!!!


Nebraska’s Catholic Governor Says Pope’s Opposition Won’t Stop Execution
© The New York Times » pub. August 3
Judge Rejects Drugmaker’s Attempt to Block Nebraska Execution 
© The New York Times » pub. Aug. 10
Appeals court refuses to halt Nebraska execution
© WOWT » pub. Aug. 13
Nebraska set to become first US state to use fentanyl in execution
© The Guardian » pub. Aug. 13

Death row inmate Moore executed by lethal injection
© WOWT
Carey Dean Moore says ‘I love you’ before dying in Nebraska’s first execution by lethal injection using fentanyl
© USA TODAY


September
12 - Ruben Gutierrez - Texas *
26 - Troy Clark - Texas *
27 - Daniel Acker - Texas *

as of August 14

* serious dates

Take Action for All at ► Catholic Mobilizing Network


for scheduled executions, check ►
Rick Halperin page, thanks !!!!!

Kill Death Penalty NOW !!!!!


Recent State Killings & stays ►

July
11 - Scott Dozier - Nevada (volunteer) - stayed

State not allowed to use drug, execution called off.
Nevada to become first state to execute inmate with fentanyl
© The Guardian » pub. July 10
Judge halts execution of Scott Dozier in Nevada, next hearing won't happen for months
© Reno Gazette Journal » pub. July 11
17 - Christopher Young - murdered by the state of Texas
EXCLUSIVE: Man set to die by execution in 24 hours shares final thoughts
© KSAT San Antonio » pub. July 16
Texas executes man for 2004 slaying of store owner  
© Associated Press
18 - Robert Van Hook - murdered by the state of Ohio

Convicted killer Robert Van Hook dies by lethal injection in Ohio
© Cincinnati Enquirer 


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

Recent State Killings & stays ►
 

April/June 2018

Carey Dean Moore murdered by NE governor

the will of the people ??? yours, governor !!!!!

abhorrent !!!!! this new method took around an hour to kill … and you dare to say there was no complications ???
i curse you, governor Ricketts !!!!!

 
Death row inmate Moore executed by lethal injection

© WOWT

Carey Dean Moore says ‘I love you’ before dying in Nebraska’s first execution by lethal injection using fentanyl
© USA TODAY


previous news ►

Nebraska sets execution date for longest-serving inmate
© Associated Press » pub. July 5
Neb. plans morning execution for death-row inmate
Officials are preparing to carry out the state's first-ever lethal injection with a never-before-used combination of drugs
© CorrectionsOne » pub. July 28
Sen. Ernie Chambers makes last-ditch effort to head off Moore execution
© Kearney Hub » pub. July 30
Nebraska’s Catholic Governor Says Pope’s Opposition Won’t Stop Execution
© The New York Times » pub. August 3
Nebraska to try risky 4-drug series in 1st lethal injection
© Associated Press » pub. August 7
Dept. of Corrections releases guidelines for August execution
© KHGI » pub. August 7
Nebraska Is About to Execute Someone With an Opioid. This Is a Huge Deal.
© Mother Jones » pub. August 8
Drugmaker seeks to block Nebraska from using execution drugs
© WSB Atlanta » pub. August 8

The Latest: Nebraska may not get execution drugs again
© Associated Press » pub. Aug. 9
Nebraska Plans First Execution in 21 Years. Not So Fast, Drug Company Says.
© The New York Times » pub. Aug. 9
Judge Rejects Drugmaker’s Attempt to Block Nebraska Execution
© The New York Times » pub. Aug. 10
Appeals court refuses to halt Nebraska execution
© WOWT » pub. Aug. 13
Nebraska set to become first US state to use fentanyl in execution
© The Guardian » pub. Aug. 13
Nebraska to carry out its first execution using lethal injection
© CNN » pub. Aug. 14
Death Penalty Opponents in Nebraska Hoped the Pope Would Halt This Execution
© Mother Jones » pub. Aug. 14
There's a Fentanyl Crisis in the United States. Nebraska Is About To Murder Someone With It on Purpose
© Common Dreams » pub. Aug. 14

Nebraska to carry out its first execution in two decades

Federal appeals court gives go ahead for execution on Tuesday 
on grounds it is the ‘will of the people’.
 

If it goes ahead, it would be the first time any state has used fentanyl in a lethal injection.
 

Nebraska to carry out its first execution in two decades
© Reuters


Capital punishment in Nebraska - Wikipedia

Sunday, August 12, 2018

India: President approves law allowing death sentence for rape of children

Saturday, August 11, 2018

sweetlove

sweetlove
© luisa brehm

Orca Mother Still Carrying Her Dead Calf 17 Days Later

soooooooooo sad ;-((((((((((((((((((((((((( 
*^,-^* & mum
 

Orca Mother Still Carrying Her Dead Calf 17 Days Later
© EcoWatch

Friday, August 10, 2018

Paralysis, eye gouging and crucifixion – the Medieval and grotesque punishments faced by criminals in Saudi Arabia

Billy Ray Irick murdered by SCOTUS

Tennessee executes Billy Ray Irick, first lethal injection in state since 2009
© The Tennessean

Tennessee Executes Billy Ray Irick for 1985 Rape and Murder 
© Nashville Scene

barbaric AmeriKKKa !!!!!

previous news: 

Tennessee Plans to Restart Executions By Killing a Man With Mental Illness
© The Intercept » pub. July 15
Lethal injection drugs cause pain, panic in condemned: Medical expert
© The Tennessean » pub. July 16
Death row inmate’s attorney: Tennessee Supreme Court must delay Billy Ray Irick’s execution
© The Tennessean » pub. July 30
Tennessee Attorney General: It's time to put Billy Ray Irick to death
© The Tennessean » pub. August 2
Supreme Court denies stay of execution for Billy Ray Irick, Haslam will not intervene
© The Tennessean » pub. August 7
Lawyers ask US Supreme Court to stay Tennessee execution
© Associated Press » pub. August 7
Death watch inmate gets new attorneys for appeal to federal courts, days before execution date
© WATE 6 On Your Side » pub. August 8
Supreme Court Denies Stay of Execution for Billy Ray Irick
© Nashville Scene » pub. Aug. 9

Thursday, August 09, 2018

The Nightmare Lives of Indigenous Prisoners in Australia

The Nightmare Lives of Indigenous Prisoners in Australia
 

On International Day of World’s Indigenous Peoples, Government Should Address Marginalized Group
© Human Rights Watch

Read Justice Sotomayor’s Powerful Dissent in the Latest Battle Over the Death Penalty

New Nitrogen Execution Protocol Unfinished in Oklahoma

it's unclear when executions will resume.
 

New Nitrogen Execution Protocol Unfinished in Oklahoma
© Public Radio Tulsa

Former Tennessee Supreme Court justice shares history of death penalty

Death penalty expert: 7 percent of all executions by lethal injections are botched

Bodies in Birmingham exhibition could be executed Chinese prisoners, says doctor

Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Indonesia to ban dog meat consumption

goodi niws, mummi, 4 miaus 22222 !!!!
**^-^**

Indonesia to ban dog meat consumption
© The Jakarta Post

Maldives: Death penalty will be implemented in a PPM govt: President Yameen

Saudi Arabia crucified man in Mecca while calling out Canada human rights

Tuesday, August 07, 2018

The Black Panthers still in prison: after 46 years, will they ever be set free?

Iraq to hang five more 'Islamic State members'