POSTSCRIPT : Activist faces possibility of censorship over Progress Queens interview about BDS advocacy

POSTSCRIPT : Activist faces possibility of censorship over Progress Queens interview about BDS advocacy

Pauline Park, a leading activist for LGBT equality, faces the possibility of censorship following publication of a Progress Queens interview about baseless attacks aimed at her over her support of the boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) movement.

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Gov. Cuomo signs "McCarthyite" executive order banning state business with BDS supporters

Gov. Cuomo signs "McCarthyite" executive order banning state business with BDS supporters

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday signed an executive order seen as a McCarthyite relatiation against human rights activists in an effort to undermine the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement against the State of Israel.

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New York bill on boycotts may have criminal implications for human rights activists [Corrected]

New York bill on boycotts may have criminal implications for human rights activists [Corrected]

The New York State Senate passed a bill that will retaliate against human rights activists advocating for a boycott of Israel and other nations by creating a McCarthyite list of activists and banning New York State from doing business with the activists.

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#BlackLivesMatter activists protest de Blasio fundraiser as he faces falling job approval ratings

#BlackLivesMatter activists protest de Blasio fundraiser as he faces falling job approval ratings

Mayor Bill de Blasio attended a fundraiser at the Sheraton's Midtown hotel, which attracted a protest with over 100 activists, on the same day when Quinnipiac University published a poll showing falling job approval numbers.

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