I contacted the HO earlier after hearing reports that 100+ people in Napier had Covid
Their response has been to BLAME the residents
They are 20+ to a dorm. You can’t expect that many people to sit in one room for 10 days. They should not have been put in this risky situation
It feels like much deal making has happened in #Libya in the last 24 hours with a likely rushed referendum on a permanent constitution that is lacking in human rights protection, was drafted by a body that did not consult the public disenfranchised minorities,
More crimes against civilians justified through the human shield argument by the Afghan President: “The Taliban and other terrorist groups are using the people’s houses as shields and are the main cause of misfortunes during a war” #WarOnTerror#Shieldsaljazeera.com/news/2021/1/11…
Finally reading Worldmaking After Empire. Through thorough archival work, @AdomGetachew demonstrates how key African & Caribbean politicians were not nationalists per se, but 'worldmakers', as they fundamentally challenged their unequal integration into the global economic order.
Independent human rights experts appeal to the new #US Administration to immediately close the #GuantanamoBay detention centre.
"The very existence of this facility is a disgrace for the United States and the international community as a whole." is.gd/A08ENv