The point of protesting is to stop injustice and forced intrusion on people’s rights. Usually the masses of the people are the ones protesting a move by a major power structure such as the government or corporation. People who make laws to neutralize protesters are cowards and cheaters.
Regardless of the bullying, the media smear and lie campaign, and the sanctions placed on Venezuela meant to starve the citizens, the current Venezuelan president remains in power and determined not to be moved.
The face of America is ugly and hateful and is revealed behind the uniforms of authoritarian agencies run and operated by white men full of violence and anger. As men, women and children of color are being tortured, hunted and killed like animals; the sad part is no one is doing a damn thing about it.
There is nothing good being reported by the news media and even the so-called good news has a twist or a catch that is worse than the original problem. This is the new reality of this country self-destructing right before the eyes of the world.
By federal estimates, roughly 49 million Americans live in communities that have been designated dental professional shortage areas—Lee County is one of them. But the health problems in this pocket of Appalachia—the cancers, the diabetes, the ruined joints—were nothing new. The rotten teeth were nothing new. The toothaches were nothing new.
TEHRAN, Iran — (AP) — Iran on Tuesday sharply criticized new U.S. sanctions targeting the Islamic Republic's supreme leader and other top officials, saying the measures spell the "permanent closure" for diplomacy between the two nations. Iran's president described the White House as "afflicted by mental retardation."