UN Special Rapporteur on Torture to Address “No Touch Torture” — Or Will He?

UN Special Rapporteur on Torture to Address “No Touch Torture” — Or Will He? By Janet Phelan Dr. Nils Melzer, the UN Special Rapporteur on Torture, recently published a call out for submissions on “Psychological Torture and Ill Treatment.”  In the call out, he refers also to the phenomenon of “no touch torture,” which has been defined as including the use of electronic weapons, such as those which recently were reported as being used to attack diplomats in Cuba and elsewhere. Dr. Melzer was interviewed multiple times recently concerning the…

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The United Nations Agendas: A Totalitarian Map

The United Nations Agendas: A Totalitarian Map Op-Ed by Rosanne Lindsay, Naturopath If you connected all the dots to the various United Nations (U.N.) Agendas, would you create a map of mass regionalization and an eventual Totalitarian State? Let us count the ways… Agenda 21: Global Regional Plans Implemented Locally According to the author of Behind the Green Mask, Rosa Koire says that “U.N. Agenda 21 is an agenda for the 21st century. It  is an inventory and control plan; inventory of all land, water, all minerals, all plants, all…

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All-Out War On Free Speech Launched By United Nations

All-Out War On Free Speech Launched By United Nations By Judith Bergman Proving the point that the assault on Free Speech is being driven by Technocracy, the United Nations has openly joined the fray in the name of Sustainable Development, Agenda 2030, New Urban Agenda, etc. ⁃ Editor, Technocracy News & Trends. In January, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, tasked his Special Adviser for the Prevention of Genocide, Adama Dieng, to “present a global plan of action against hate speech and hate crimes on a fast-track basis”. Speaking at a press conference…

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BBC, Sky News Have Hidden Their Interviews With UN Expert on the Torture of Assange

BBC, Sky News Have Hidden Their Interviews With UN Expert on the Torture of Assange By Caitlin Johnstone UN Special Rapporteur on torture Nils Melzer has said that on the 31st of May he gave video interviews with both Sky News and the BBC on his findings that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is the victim of psychological torture. As of this writing, footage of those interviews is nowhere to be found. In response to a smear by virulent empire propagandist Idrees Ahmad about his conducting an interview with RT, Melzer tweeted that he has…

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UN Torture Report: “Demonized” Assange Has Faced “Psychological Torture”

UN Torture Report: “Demonized” Assange Has Faced “Psychological Torture” By Joe Lauria (CN) — The UN special rapporteur on torture has issued a stinging rebuke to the United States, Great Britain, Sweden and Ecuador for “deliberately” exposing WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to years of “cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment,” which can only be described as “psychological torture.” “In 20 years of work with victims of war, violence and political persecution I have never seen a group of democratic States ganging up to deliberately isolate, demonise and abuse a single individual for such…

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UN Human Rights Council Accuses Israel of War Crimes in Gaza

UN Human Rights Council Accuses Israel of War Crimes in Gaza By Jason Ditz (ANTIWAR.COM) — In a 23-8 vote, the UN Human Rights Council voted Friday to endorse a report on Israel’s treatment protests along the Gaza Strip, which determined that the government’s actions amounted to war crimes against civilians in Gaza. The report itself was published in late February, and found that Israel intentionally shot both children and journalists in the Gaza Strip during those protests. They noted that 154 out of 183 people killed at the time had been unarmed.…

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Green New Deal Plagiarized From 2009 UN Environment Programme Report?

Green New Deal Plagiarized From 2009 UN Environment Programme Report? Op-Ed by Patrick Wood In a stunning revelation from a 2009 UN document titled “Rethinking the Economic Recovery: A Global Green New Deal“, it is discovered that Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’ (AOC) Green New Deal is not a new movement of the people, but rather a crafty creation of a small group of global elite working through the United Nations. This 144-page report was headed by Edward B. Barbier, a professor of Economics and Finance at the University of Wyoming at the…

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Worldwide Effort To Restrict Everyone’s Right To Travel Is Close To A Reality

Worldwide Effort To Restrict Everyone’s Right To Travel Is Close To A Reality By MassPrivateI According to a recently published white paper there is a worldwide effort to restrict the right to travel of everyone. And you will not believe how the U.N. is involved. A recent article at PapersPlease.org warns that the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) wants to check every airline passenger’s background and send airlines an “Authority to Carry” before a passenger is allowed to board a plane. credit: Papers Please An iAPI system allows for…

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“Breathtaking and Terrifying”: UN Partners With CIA-Funded Palantir

“Breathtaking and Terrifying”: UN Partners With CIA-Funded Palantir By Jessica Corbett (CD) — The CIA-funded California software firm Palantir Technologies and the World Food Program (WFP) have announced a five-year $45 million partnership that data privacy and human rights advocates are describing as “breathtaking and terrifying” as well as “horribly irresponsible and potentially incredibly harmful.” The partnership, according to a joint statement released Tuesday, builds on a pilot project that allowed the United Nations agency to analyze aid decisions using a Palantir application that pulls together data on nutritional values, sourcing locations, delivery times, and food costs.…

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Is The United Nations A World “Blessing” Or The People’s Nemesis?

Is The United Nations A World “Blessing” Or The People’s Nemesis? Op-Ed by Catherine J. Frompovich Have you ever heard what apparently was considered simply a “catch phrase” at one time that went like this? Get the USA out of the UN, and get the UN out of the USA? That phrase actually was taken “to task” by a few in the 115th Congress (2017-18) when five members of the U.S. House of Representatives introduced H.R. 193 (Jan. 3, 2017) known as the “American Sovereignty Restoration Act of 2017”. Section…

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