Two organizations, Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch, released reports investigating multiple US drone strikes in Yemen and Pakistan. According to their findings, drone strikes were indiscriminate and led to the death of multiple civilians, which is a clear violation of international law. The organizations called for the White House to release its legal justification for these killings and for those responsible to be held accountable. RT’s Sam Sacks reports.
Across the street from this incident, coinciding but seperate, in front of the Liberty Bell, last weeks latest legally permited’smoke-in’ was going on. (You can see the people in the background in this video for a second). Shortly after this incident Adam Kakash and N.A. Poe were kidnapped by government police-state goons while giving a speech (another free speech issue) and kept in prison for several days. . . EDITOR
A video that runs approximately 13:00 minutes records an ironic incident that took place on Saturday May 18 documents the incident of Mark and Barb, a couple who were engaged in handing out flyers and talking about ending the Federal Reserve system in the City of Brotherly Love, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. They were detained and hand-cuffed for passing out flyers and engaging in free speech. . . . Read Complete Report