Category: Calls

Amnesty calls for human rights controls on EU digital surveillance exports
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Amnesty calls for human rights controls on EU digital surveillance exports

In a new report, Amnesty International says it’s found evidence of EU companies selling digital surveillance technologies to China — despite the stark human rights risks of technologies like facial recognition ending up in the hands of an authoritarian regime that’s been rounding up ethnic Uyghurs and holding them in “re-education” camps. The human rights…

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Veteran Calls out Left for Using His Image for Anti-Trump Meme
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Veteran Calls out Left for Using His Image for Anti-Trump Meme

Retired Army Staff Sergeant Bobby Henline, who was severely burned and lost part of an arm while serving in Iraq, has called out a meme that used his image to promote a Donald Trump anti-military narrative. He responded by posting a now-viral video. “That’s my face,” Henline said in the video. “I’m here to tell…

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ACLU Calls for Dismantiling DHS Using Fake Peaceful Protest Narrative
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ACLU Calls for Dismantiling DHS Using Fake Peaceful Protest Narrative

Anthony D. Romero, executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union, a left-wing group partially funded by billionaire George Soros, is calling for the dismantling of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), an agency created in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attack on U.S. soil that killed 3,000 people. Romero wrote a…

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Bill Maher Calls for ‘Pushback on Cancel Culture’
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Bill Maher Calls for ‘Pushback on Cancel Culture’

HBO’s Real Time host Bill Maher decried “cancel culture” on Friday’s show, telling his guests that “we need a pushback” on the movement. Maher held a panel discussion with Bari Weiss, a former New York Times Opinion editor, and Thomas Chatterton Williams, a columnist for Harper’s Magazine. The pair discussed the open letter they, along with other…

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Dem Rep. Moulton Calls on Trump to ‘Stop Acting Like a Traitor to Our Troops’; Accuses Him of ‘Treason’ with Russia Inaction
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Dem Rep. Moulton Calls on Trump to ‘Stop Acting Like a Traitor to Our Troops’; Accuses Him of ‘Treason’ with Russia Inaction

In a Sunday interview on “MSNBC Live,” Rep. Seth Moulton (D-MA) shared his reaction to reports that Russian intelligence offered Afghan militants bounties to kill U.S. soldiers, and the White House knew about it but did nothing. Moulton, a former Marine, said he would like to see President Donald Trump “stop acting like a traitor to…

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Trump Calls Man Whose Son Was Shot and Killed in Seattle’s CHOP
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Trump Calls Man Whose Son Was Shot and Killed in Seattle’s CHOP

President Donald Trump called Horace Lorenzo Anderson Sr. on Thursday to offer his condolences over the death of his son, Horace Lorenzo Anderson Jr., who was shot and killed inside Seattle’s Capitol Hill Occupied Protest (CHOP). The CHOP was an area of several square blocks surrounding the East Precinct of the Seattle Police Department, which law…

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Connecticut GOP Calls on ‘Democratic Party’ to Change Name: ‘Years of Racial Oppression’
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Connecticut GOP Calls on ‘Democratic Party’ to Change Name: ‘Years of Racial Oppression’

The Connecticut GOP called upon the “Democratic Party” to change its name Monday, issuing a resolution that asserts Democrats must address “the hundreds of years of racial oppression, violence, and multiple violations of human rights” associated with their party. “We believe it is vital that every citizen know the truth about the so-called party of…

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School Calls Police Over BB Gun in Boy’s Home During Virtual Class
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School Calls Police Over BB Gun in Boy’s Home During Virtual Class

Police were called to a Baltimore County, Maryland, home after school personnel spotted a BB gun in the home during a virtual class session. Fox 45 News reports that the BB gun was seen in an 11-year-old boy’s bedroom, and the boy’s mother, Courtney Lancaster, said shortly thereafter police were knocking on her door. “I…

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Scarborough Calls on Defense Secretary Esper to ‘Resign’ if He Was Used as ‘Political Plot’ for Trump Church Photo-Op
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Scarborough Calls on Defense Secretary Esper to ‘Resign’ if He Was Used as ‘Political Plot’ for Trump Church Photo-Op

Wednesday, MSNBC “Morning Joe” host Joe Scarborough urged Defense Secretary Mark Esper to resign if he was used as a “political plot” when law enforcement officers reportedly used force to move protesters from Lafayette Square on Monday for President Donald Trump’s photo-op at St. John’s Church. Esper has said he thought the purpose of the…

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Congress Calls Jeff Bezos to Testify over ‘Possibly Criminally False’ Amazon Claims
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Congress Calls Jeff Bezos to Testify over ‘Possibly Criminally False’ Amazon Claims

Amazon founder, Washington Post owner and world’s richest man Jeff Bezos has been called before Congress to address charges that Amazon has potentially criminally misled the public over its use of data from third-party sellers on the platform. The House Judiciary Committee has sent a letter to the Amazon founder and CEO calling on him to testify…

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