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Jamal Khashoggi

Jamal Khashoggi

Twitter Is Enabling Saudi Arabia’s Brutal Crackdown on Dissent

Contrary to Saudi Arabia’s self-proclaimed image as a reform-minded state gradually opening to the world, the country’s human rights situation is worsening, according to both activists and the family members of imprisoned dissidents. “Saudi Arabia is carrying out more repression” than ever, said Areej Al Sadhan, whose brother Abdulrahman, a…
bubmag
April 9, 2021
Jamal Khashoggi

Martine St-Victor: The fragility of free speech

In Canada, those who speak out may not meet the fate of Jamal Khashoggi, but consequences still can be harsh. Author of the article: Martine St-Victor  •  Special to Montreal Gazette FILE PHOTO: The Committee to Protect Journalists and other press freedom activists hold a candlelight vigil in front of…
bubmag
March 10, 2021
Jamal Khashoggi

Op-Ed: It’s official. Mohammed bin Salman is responsible for Jamal Khashoggi’s murder. Hold him accountable

It’s official: Mohammed bin Salman is responsible for Jamal Khashoggi’s murder. That’s the inescapable conclusion from the declassified intelligence report released by the Biden administration on Friday. The report, issued by the office of the director of national intelligence, concludes that the Saudi crown prince “approved” the operation that resulted…
bubmag
March 2, 2021