Protests Continue, Delhi Bans Uber, Mark Wahlberg Wants Racially-Fueled Crimes Pardoned

By Aura Bogado Dec 08, 2014

Here’s what I’m reading up on:

  • Uruguay receives four men from GITMO–four from Syria, one from Tunisia and one from Palestine–who were imprisoned for more than a decade but never so much as faced trial.
  • From Leavenworth Prison, Chelsea Manning writes about how trans women–and trans women of color in particular–are routinely denied their rights. 
  • North Korea, whose Kim Jong Un is the butt of the joke in an upcoming film, says hacking Sony was a "righteous deed," but denies doing it