concentration camps

An Improbable Relic of Auschwitz: a Shofar That Defied the Nazis

An Improbable Relic of Auschwitz: a Shofar That Defied the Nazis

The daughter of a Holocaust survivor has brought forward a ram’s horn trumpet and her father’s account of the power of belief amid death.
Omar Compares Migrant Shelters to Dungeons Used in African Slave Trade

Omar Compares Migrant Shelters to Dungeons Used in African Slave Trade

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) compared migrant shelters in the U.S. to dungeons used during the African slave trade, according to a video that surfaced Saturday evening.
Bill de Blasio Talks ICE, Sex Work Decriminalization and Why Black People Should Support His Campaign

Bill de Blasio Talks ICE, Sex Work Decriminalization and Why Black People Should Support His Campaign

New York City Mayor and 2020 presidential candidate Bill de Blasio said Donald Trump won the 2016 Election because people stayed home instead of hitting the polls, not because the majority of the
My Terezín Diary

My Terezín Diary

Personal History by Zuzana Justman: What is most striking to me today about the diary I kept in the camp, seventy-five years ago, is what I left out.
Chinese Government Reportedly Hacks Telecoms and Smartphones to Track Uyghur Population

Chinese Government Reportedly Hacks Telecoms and Smartphones to Track Uyghur Population

The Chinese government is employing hackers to crack both Asian telecommunications carriers and personal devices in an effort to track the Uyghur ethnic population in Asia, according to new reports
How the US systematically dehumanizes migrant children

How the US systematically dehumanizes migrant children

Children detained at the border are being treated as less than human.
China's Biggest Propaganda Agency Buys Ads on Facebook and Twitter to Smear Protesters in Hong Kong

China's Biggest Propaganda Agency Buys Ads on Facebook and Twitter to Smear Protesters in Hong Kong

China’s largest state-run news agency, Xinhua News, is buying ads on Facebook and Twitter to smear protesters in Hong Kong, a new tactic being used to influence how the rest of the world perceives the
Is China Really Freeing Uighurs?

Is China Really Freeing Uighurs?

Beijing continues to mislead the world on its mass internment of one of the country’s ethnic minorities, Uighur Muslims.
Americans’ Support For Immigration Is At Record Highs

Americans’ Support For Immigration Is At Record Highs

Polls show that Americans feel more welcoming toward immigrants than they have in the past. Evgenia Parajanian/Shutterstock.com Mariano Sana, Vanderbilt University Since its start, the Trump

Edelman PR drops GEO Group after employee revolt at the prospect of laundering the reputation of private US concentration camps

Edelman is one of the world's leading PR firms, and despite the fact that they're the go-to if you want to launder the reputations of the House of Saud or the Transcanada pipeline by running massive
New York Times Publishes Anti-Google Rant, Doesn't Mention the Author Is a Facebook Board Member

New York Times Publishes Anti-Google Rant, Doesn't Mention the Author Is a Facebook Board Member

The New York Times published an anti-Google screed by billionaire Peter Thiel last night but failed to mention a fun fact that readers might find relevant: Thiel sits on the board of Facebook, one of
Grothman Compares Concentration Camps To 'Boarding Schools'

Grothman Compares Concentration Camps To 'Boarding Schools'

Everyone has seen the horrid, inhumane condition that immigrant children are being kept in in Trump's concentration camps on the border. We have seen how the children are being housed in dog kennels,
Wikipedia Editors Fight Over What to Call America's Concentration Camps

Wikipedia Editors Fight Over What to Call America's Concentration Camps

The U.S. government currently has over 75,000 migrants in custody, according to the latest estimates. But what should Americans call the vast network of camps, cages, and prisons that are being used
Border Patrol Chief Says She Didn't Know the Violent and Racist Facebook Group She Joined Was Bad

Border Patrol Chief Says She Didn't Know the Violent and Racist Facebook Group She Joined Was Bad

The head of Border Patrol told lawmakers this week that she didn’t know the secret Facebook group she joined was bad. Carla Provost, who’s been leading the Border Patrol since April of 2017, said that
Trump’s focus on rule of law is winning the immigration debate, says …

Trump’s focus on rule of law is winning the immigration debate, says …

"...the false dichotomy of America as either a nation of immigrants or a nation of laws.” The post Trump’s focus on rule of law is winning the immigration debate, says … appeared first on Hot Air.
Top Searches on Merriam-Webster Include 'Fascism' and 'Racism' After President Trump's Latest Rally

Top Searches on Merriam-Webster Include 'Fascism' and 'Racism' After President Trump's Latest Rally

Donald Trump held another neo-fascist rally yesterday in North Carolina, where the crowd chanted things like “treason,” “traitor,” and “send her back,” while the president talked about Democratic
Antifa terrorist who firebombed ICE facility invokes AOC's rhetoric in manifesto

Antifa terrorist who firebombed ICE facility invokes AOC's rhetoric in manifesto

The man who attacked an Immigration and Customs Enforcement facility in Tacoma, Washington, over the weekend echoed rhetoric from Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) in his manifesto. Willem Van
Alyssa Milano compares Pence to Himmler visiting concentration camp

Alyssa Milano compares Pence to Himmler visiting concentration camp

He's a Nazi, you know. The post Alyssa Milano compares Pence to Himmler visiting concentration camp appeared first on Hot Air.

Joy Reid Zooms In On Why Mike Pence Only Wants Us To See Men In Cages

It's hard to pick the most 1984 moment of this administration so far, but if you put a piece of kale to my lips, I'd have to pick Mike Pence's visit to the concentration camps on the U.S./Mexico
The “concentration camp” language debate is the wrong fight

The “concentration camp” language debate is the wrong fight

As stories of the poor conditions in US detention centers proliferate, Americans are having an unsavory debate.