Defiance spreads in Iran despite crackdowns

axios.com Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei broke his silence Monday after 17 days of protests in Iran, saying the death of Mahsa Amini was heartbreaking but claiming without evidence the ensuing "riots" had been instigated by the...

Rich People Club is deleting a $100,000 NFT in a bear market

cryptodaily.co.uk Rich People Club, an NFT project with laughable stick figure art that looks like it was drawn by a three year old, promises to delete a bored ape.  Bored Ape Yacht Club is a 4 BILLION dollar company, For the past...

US warns about foreign efforts to sway American voters

apnews.com WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal officials are warning ahead of the November midterms that Russia is working to amplify doubts about the integrity of U.S. elections while China is interested in undermining American...

Iranian Supreme Leader blames U.S., Israel for protests across country

theweek.com Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei blamed the U.S. and Israel for ongoing protests in his country, breaking weeks of silence on Monday to comment on the greatest public opposition to his regime in...

Trial starts for man charged with deadly Wisconsin Christmas parade attack

investing.com - The trial of the man accused of killing six people by driving his car into a Christmas parade near Milwaukee, Wisconsin, last year began on Monday with jury selection. Darrell Brooks, 40, has pleaded not guilty to...

Iran's Khamenei backs police over Mahsa Amini protests, may signal tougher crackdown

reuters.com Iran's supreme leader on Monday gave his full backing to security forces confronting protests ignited by the death of Mahsa Amini in custody, comments that could herald a harsher crackdown to quell unrest more than...

Breaking silence, Iran’s Khamenei blames Israel and U.S. for protests

axios.com Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei without evidence on Monday blamed the U.S. and Israel for a wave of protests that has rocked the country. The big picture: It was the first time Khamenei has publicly...

Biden to announce $60 million in aid to Puerto Rico after hurricane

investing.com By Jeff Mason WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden and his wife, Jill, travel to Puerto Rico on Monday to survey damage from Hurricane Fiona and show support to the island's population as it grapples with the aftermath...

False Promises by Ayatollah Khomeini Led to Today's Protests

newsweek.com During the revolutionary turmoil that led to the monarchy's final overthrow in the month of the January 1979, Ayatollah Khomeini made a number of promises to the citizens of Iran. Unfortunately, the results are the...

Iran’s Khamenei blames Israel, US in first comments on protests

aljazeera.com The supreme leader calls the anti-government protests, which began after the death of Mahsa Amini, ‘riots’.

Iran's Khamenei backs security forces, says protests 'planned' -state media

investing.com By Parisa Hafezi DUBAI -Iran's supreme leader gave strong backing to security forces confronting nationwide protests, saying on Monday demonstrations ignited by the death of a young woman in police custody were...

Germany, others in EU plan Iran sanctions over protests clampdown -source

investing.com BERLIN -Germany, France, Denmark, Spain, Italy and the Czech Republic have submitted 16 proposals for new European Union sanctions against Iran for its violent crackdown on protests over women's rights, a German...

Riot police raid Iran’s Sharif University after student protest

aljazeera.com Students at Sharif University in Tehran had been demonstrating on the 16th day of protests after Mahsa Amini’s death.

Iran protests: Students clash with security forces at Tehran university

bbc.com The violence at a top university in Tehran comes as anti-government protests continue nationwide.

Kentik: Iran's three main mobile operators shut down service for about eight hours in the evening for 10 consecutive days, causing an uptick in landline traffic

nbcnews.com Internet freedom activists are scrambling to help Iranians evade Tehran’s online crackdown and are urging the U.S. government and tech companies to do more to help keep a digital lifeline open for protesters.Digital...