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- August 20, 2019
Oregon lawmakers, including Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeffrey Merkley, have “serious concerns” about a report that federal agents spied on protesters in Portland. A report in The Nation said that federal agents had tapped protesters’ phones. In a letter to the US Department of Homeland Security, the lawmakers say that may violate the US Constitution.READ MORE
Want the best of VICE News straight to your inbox? Sign up here. A protester arrested by Denver police during a demonstration near a homeless encampment in July said that one of the cops who arrested him sexually assaulted him with a baton. Michael Jacobs, a 23-year-old student and environmental justice organizer who lives inREAD MORE
Police stand guard as protesters take to the streets on Sept. 4 in Portland, Ore. Paula Bronstein/AP hide caption toggle caption Paula Bronstein/AP Police stand guard as protesters take to the streets on Sept. 4 in Portland, Ore. Paula Bronstein/AP FBI Director Christopher Wray says individuals who self-radicalize online and take advantage of readily availableREAD MORE
Authorities in Pittsburgh, Pa., said they were investigating a newly released video that appeared to show protesters confronting outdoor diners in the city’s downtown on Saturday, a report said. FLORIDA PROTESTERS RELEASED FOLLOWING DEMONSTRATIONS AGAINST EXONERATION OF OFFICERS INVOLVED IN SHOOTING One of the videos that were posted online appeared to show a man holding a megaphone callingREAD MORE
A beauty salon in an Istanbul suburb is not the place you would expect to hear some of the gravest accusations against a government. It is also not where you would expect to meet a woman who, though ashamed, speaks of knowingly taking the lives of babies. At her request we are not naming theREAD MORE
The Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny is in a coma and on a ventilator in a hospital intensive care unit after a suspected poisoning his supporters believe is tied to his anti-Kremlin activism. An outspoken critic of the Russian president, Vladimir Putin, Navalny was returning to Moscow by plane from Siberia when he fell ill,READ MORE