14 Senators introduce Medicare for All Act for 2019

Sen. Bernie Sanders and 14 of his Democratic colleagues introduced the Medicare for All Act of 2019 on Wednesday to guarantee health care to...

Julian Assange must not be extradited to the USA

Following the announcement of Julian Assange’s arrest, and request for extradition to the United States, Massimo Moratti, Amnesty International’s Deputy Director for Research in...

Airbnb will no longer be removing all listings in illegal Israeli...

Responding to Airbnb’s announcement that they will no longer be removing all listings in illegal Israeli settlements in the West Bank following a class action lawsuit...

‘All the years of hard work put into building my home…...

Lungile is a 36-year-old mother and teacher from the Malkerns, in Eswatini. She and her children were evicted from their home in April 2018. In...

Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange arrested in London

Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange has been arrested at the Ecuadorian embassy in London. After living for seven years in the Ecuadorian embassy, Julian Assange couldn't...

Temperatures in Canada rising twice as fast than in the rest...

Since 1948, annual average temperatures increased in Canada by approximately 3 degrees, twice as fast than in the rest of the world. The average temperatures...

Illinois will raise the age for tobacco purchases

Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker signed legislation on Sunday that raises the legal age for purchasing cigarettes, e-cigarettes and other tobacco products from 18 to 21. Illinois...

Bernie Sanders said to be against open borders

Sen. Bernie Sanders said during a campaign rally in Iowa this weekend that he "does not support open borders" and the United States simply...
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Beto O’Rourke calls Benjamin Netanyahu a “Racist”

Former Texas congressman and presidential contender Beto O'Rourke said the Israeli prime minister does not represent the "best interests" of the U.S.-Israel relationship, labeling...

Legal challenge to stop UK supplying arms for use in Yemen

Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch and Rights Watch UK will this week join the appeal against the UK’s continuing arms exports to Saudi Arabia...

New wave of arrests and travel bans latest assault on freedom...

Responding to reports that the Saudi Arabian authorities have arrested at least seven individuals, some of whom are journalists, writers and academics, Amnesty International’s...

Speed limit increases are tied to 37,000 deaths over 25 years

Rising speed limits over the past 25 years have cost nearly 37,000 lives, including more than 1,900 in 2017 alone, a new study by...

Ecuador silent amid WikiLeaks claim it plans to expel Julian Assange

Ecuador remains silent amid Wikileaks' claims that it is set to expel Julian Assange from Ecuador's embassy in London. Assange, commonly known as the founder...

Why most European countries still need to change their rape laws

Amnesty International recently analyzed rape legislation in countries in Europe and found that only 8 out of 31 countries have consent-based rape legislation in...

Thailand: From free speech to refugee protection, next government must undertake...

Thailand’s next government will need to lift undue restrictions on freedom of expression and limit arbitrary executive powers, Amnesty International said ahead of polling...

TOP 7 jobs with the highest suicide rate in Japan

Suicide in Japan is often represented with the word ka-ro-shi. The word karoshi has three different words in it: excess (ka), work (ro), and...

Argentina: Authorities deny 11-year-old’s right to terminate forced pregnancy

Argentine authorities must be held accountable for putting at grave risk the life of an 11-year-old rape survivor carrying a forced pregnancy and divulging...

Trump leaves Hanoi after Kim Jong-un’s demand to lift all sanctions

The second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un concluded on Thursday without the scheduled ceremony to sign a joint...
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When Alexa doesn’t understand Scottish accent

Alexa voice recognition is not perfect, but if we speak English with a Scottish accent, Alexa's software can become a nightmare. In this video, a...

Unethical journalism vs. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Spectrum News NY1 Investigative Reporter Myles Miller doesn´t like AOC very much and said that: "Most AOC stories are garbage, but this one is...