Tim Hume

israel

Netanyahu's Desperate Campaign Promise Would 'Bury Any Chance of Peace'

The Arab world has furiously condemned the Israeli prime minister's pledge to annex a large chunk of the occupied West Bank if he's re-elected.
Tim Hume
9.11.19
Trump national security

Trump Just Fired National Security Advisor John Bolton

“I disagreed strongly with many of his suggestions, as did others in the Administration, and therefore.... I asked John for his resignation, which was given to me this morning.”
Tim Hume
9.10.19
Europe far right

British White Supremacist Behind the “Punish a Muslim” Campaign Was Just Sentenced to 12 years in Prison

The former IT analyst also sent fake anthrax to the Queen and fan mail to Dylann Roof.
Tim Hume
9.3.19
amazon fires

Now Brazil’s President Says He Won’t Save the Amazon Unless He Gets an Apology from Macron

The "lungs of the planet" are on fire, and a dispute between Jair Bolsonaro and Emmanuel Macron has reached new levels of pettiness.
Tim Hume
8.27.19
Hong Kong

YouTube Just Kicked Hundreds of Chinese Propaganda Channels Offline

But Hong Kongers warn that there are still plenty of YouTube channels that push Beijing's anti-protest narrative and spread misinformation.
Tim Hume
8.26.19
Hong Kong

Hong Kong Protesters Are Forming a 20-Mile Human Chain

They're recreating the historic protest that linked millions across three Baltic countries in opposition to Soviet rule three decades ago.
Tim Hume
8.23.19
greenland

Trump Cancelled His Trip to Denmark Because the PM Won't Sell Him Greenland

“Is this some sort of joke?" a former prime minister responded. "Deeply insulting to the people of Greenland and Denmark.”
Tim Hume
8.21.19
Hong Kong

How China Used Facebook and Twitter to Bombard Hong Kong With Propaganda

The platforms suspended hundreds of accounts they say were used in a state-run campaign to discredit pro-democracy protests.
Tim Hume
8.21.19
christchurch massacre

The Christchurch Shooter Was Allowed to Write a Letter from Prison. It Ended Up on 4chan.

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said that the letter, which contained a call for more violence, should have been seized by the corrections department.
Tim Hume
8.16.19
Australia

WATCH: How This Man on Stabbing Spree Was Stopped By Sydney Bystanders With Chairs and a Milk Crate

The man, who had already allegedly killed one woman and stabbed another, was running through the streets of Sydney's business district.
Tim Hume
8.13.19
hong kong protests

Protesters Are Occupying The Hong Kong Airport. This Is Why.

Protesters unfurled a banner and distributed mock boarding cards with the destination: "Freedom."
Tim Hume
8.12.19
hong kong protests

Hong Kong's Massive General Strike Protest Has Paralyzed the City

Police responded to protesters with tear gas, and once again, an armed mob beat demonstrators with wooden batons.
Tim Hume
8.5.19
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