USA. What poet Claude McKay can teach national security whistleblowers

by Martin Edwin Andersen – Writer. Historian. Strategic Communications Specialist Protected in Vladimir Putin’s human rights gulag, Edward Snowden is a leaker who promotes himself as a champion of national security whistleblowing.   During the Harlem Renaissance, the poet Claude McKay sought to spread the good word about how those “abused, outraged and … fighting against… Read More

USA. Should Special Counsel Mueller see this?

Martin Edwin Andersen – Writer. Historian. Strategic Communications Specialist “Mr. Deare had been selected for the role by Michael Flynn, who resigned less than a month after taking office over revelations he had spoken to a Russian diplomat about US sanctions before Mr Trump took office.” Why important: 1) The DIA person who brought him into… Read More

RUSSIA. Against Russia, new sanctions have been imposed. (Против России установлены новые санкции)

Опубликованы новые санкции против России. Теперь США будет составлять список санкций, основываясь на информации ФБР о частных лицах государства. Этот список станет известен через пару недель. Новые санкции против России будут объявлены в течение нескольких следующих недель. Об этом в пятницу, 23 февраля, на брифинге в Белом доме заявил глава Минфина Стивен Мнучин, сообщает Европейская правда.… Read More

US. Vladimir Putin, Trump and Latin America

Martin Edwin Andersen – Writer. Historian. Strategic Communications Specialist Patt Derian, Jimmy Carter’s human rights defender, has her heralded her records rather than turn them over to the Reagan Administration … WASHINGTON — The real and imagined plots that color discussions of the relationship between President-elect Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin recall an earlier age… Read More

USA. Centennial of the Birth of Conservative Human Rights Hero Amb. Robert C. Hill

Martin Edwin Andersen – Writer. Historian. Strategic Communications Specialist The Hill story continues to be a crucial example of the importance of those willing to tell truth to power and who see human rights and human dignity as something that necessarily extends to foes as well as to friends, no matter what, or how personal, the… Read More

RUSSIA. Putin. The cult of Putin

Arthur Rodivilov – Journalist. War, large-scale corruption, currency crisis, fall of the economy, international isolation – all that would be enough to undermine the popularity of any president. But it is not working with Russian President Volodymyr Putin, likewise, it helps to gain new momentum to his popularity. And TV propaganda is not the only… Read More

UNITED KINGDOM. The Death of an Honest and Courageous Man

Susan Benn. Journalist. Unfortunately good people die. Gavin MacFadyen. We are extremely sad to announce the death of Gavin MacFadyen, CIJ’s Founder, Director and its leading light. Gavin died of lung cancer surrounded by loved ones in London. Over his lifetime Gavin was a fierce defender of justice and human rights around the world. He was a… Read More