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*Related: White Phosphorus in Syria, Iraq: 'Nothing Will Change' Unless Western Govts Do FT, NYT Reporters Mistake WWII Prop for 'Blockade' Against Protesters in Moscow Sputnik International - Sputnik and RT broadcaster Editor-in-Chief Margarita Simonyan exposed what she called "fake news" published by two foreign journalists on Twitter about an alleged threat of siege in Moscow on Russia Day.
Wall Township High School says it has no policy preventing students from expressing their political views, so this apparent censorship has students and parents looking for answers.While Venediktov's original caption ("Moscow is ready for Russia Day") was clearly sarcastic, the US journalists' tweets were as serious as they get.Egypt bans scores of news websites in growing censorship crackdown Reuters - An often fiery government critic, Egyptian journalist Khaled al-Balshi has been arrested, had his operations monitored, and staff harassed by police for years.Wyatt Dobrovich-Fago, whose "TRUMP: Make America Great Again" vest was altered for the yearbook, believes there was a deliberate attempt to silence his freedom of speech."I guess someone just didn't like our president and wanted to not have him in the yearbook," Dobrovich-Fago said on "Fox & Friends" this morning. 1927 - For the first time, an American Flag was displayed from the right hand of the Statue of Liberty. Johnson to become the first black justice on the U. The articles were a secret study of America's involvement in Vietnam. Bush exercised his first Presidential veto on a bill dealing with minimum wage. 1967 - Solicitor General Thurgood Marshall was nominated by President Lyndon B. 1971 - The New York Times began publishing the "Pentagon Papers".Yet his website Al-Bedaiah, a rare dissident voice in Egypt, had never been touched.On Sunday that changed when it suddenly went blank with no warning after being blocked, part of what Balshi called an unprecedented and far-reaching state crackdown on scores of news websites in recent weeks.Dianne Feinstein Calls For An Investigation Of Loretta Lynchs Clinton Probe The Daily Sheeple - Not much has come out of the James Comey testimony, except that the most egregious violation of federal law was the incident which took place between Comey and Loretta Lynch regarding Hillary Clintons email scandal.| Now, top Democrat Diane Feinstein is calling for an investigation into possible illegal activities. S.-led forces appear to be using white phosphorus in populated areas in Iraq and Syria Washington Post - The U.S.-led coalition in Iraq and Syria appears to have used white phosphorus-loaded munitions on at least two occasions in densely populated areas of Mosul and in the Islamic States de facto capital of Raqqa, according to videos posted online and human rights groups.Federal Court Affirms Ban on Peaceful Protests on Supreme Court Plaza, Refuses to Protect Religious Freedom Rights of War, Death Penalty Protesters Rutherford Institute - A federal court has dismissed a lawsuit brought by The Rutherford Institute on behalf of two peace activists whose ability to engage in expressive activity in the Supreme Court plaza has been restricted by a federal law and U. Supreme Court regulation that forbid virtually all speech on the plaza in front of the Supreme Courts building.In challenging the restrictions as a violation of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA), a federal law protecting the exercise of religious beliefs, Institute attorneys argued that the Supreme Courts ban on expressive activities on its front porch muzzled those whose religious beliefs compel them to engage in peaceful protests and speak out against war and the death penalty."Let's be clear, the Egyptian websites going through this are dealing with a long-term shutdown -- this is not short term," said Balshi from his downtown Cairo office, where four work stations sat idle, because staff feared coming to work in case of arrest.