Violence: Rising Threat to Politicians in the West Sparks Worry and Controversy

Copenhagen, Denmark – Elected officials in Europe are facing a concerning rise in random acts of violence from both the left and right ends of the political spectrum. The recent physical assault on Mette Frederiksen, the Prime Minister of Denmark, highlighted the growing threat faced by politicians in the region. The attack left Frederiksen shocked … Read more

Politicians Under Attack: Outrage and Fears Raised Over Assaults on German Officials

Berlin, Germany – Politicians in Germany have recently been targeted in a series of violent assaults, sparking widespread outrage and concerns about the state of democracy in the country. Among the victims are former Berlin Mayor Franziska Giffey, who was attacked in a library, and Matthias Ecke, a Social Democratic member of the European Parliament … Read more

Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Making Death Threats to LGBTQ+ Advocacy Groups and Politicians

BALTIMORE, Md. – A man from Howard County, Maryland, has been sentenced to two years in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release after making death threats to groups and individuals supporting the LGBTQ+ community. 34-year-old Adam Nettina from West Friendship in Howard County was convicted of making death threats to an LGBTQ+ … Read more

Racist Attack on KISA’s Offices in Nicosia Prompts Outcry from Activists and Politicians

NICOSIA, Cyprus – Community members came together on Monday to denounce a bombing attack on the offices of the anti-racist organization KISA. The attack, which occurred on January 5, resulted in shattered glass panels and destroyed archives, prompting calls for a thorough police investigation. The Alliance Against the Far Right, Fascism, and Racism organized a … Read more

Gunmen Kill 11 at Christmas Party in Mexico, Shaking Politicians and Citizens Alike

SALVATIERRA, Mexico — In a horrific scene, a Christmas party in Salvatierra, Mexico was interrupted by gunmen who burst in and opened fire, leaving 11 people dead, including Luis Almanza’s son, Galileo Almanza, and a former local beauty queen, Thalía Cornejo. The massacre is just one of three high-profile attacks in Guanajuato state this month, highlighting the … Read more