OBAMA PERSONALLY TELLS THE EGYPTIAN DICTATOR THAT U.S. WILL AGAIN SEND WEAPONS (AND CASH) TO HIS REGIME


BY GLENN GREENWALD @ggreenwald Yesterday, the Egyptian regime announced it was prosecuting witnesses who say they saw a police officer murder an unarmed poet and activist during a demonstration, the latest in a long line of brutal human rights abuses that includes imprisoning journalists, prosecuting LGBT citizens, and mass executions of protesters. Last June, Human Rights Watch […]

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11th-Hour Push for Iranian Nuclear Deal Two Days Before the Deadline


BY DAVID FRANCIS MARCH 29, 2015 Nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers continued Sunday, and it remains unclear whether both sides would be able to reach a potentially historic agreement to curb Tehran’s nuclear program with just two days left before an end-of-the-month deadline. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry canceled a return trip […]

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