Tag: amnesty international

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Rick Scott: Time to Defund Amnesty International for Embracing Anti-Semitism, Bashing Israel

Last week, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., unveiled a bill to prevent Amnesty International from receiving taxpayer-funded federal assistance and benefits from the United States government.” Scott pointed to reports that found “Amnesty International, which...

South Florida Democrats Call Out Amnesty International Director’s Comments About Israel

Members of the Florida congressional delegation are calling on Paul O’Brien, the U.S. director of Amnesty International, for his recent comments on Israel. Jewish Insider reported that O’Brien took exception with polls that found a...

Florida Congresswomen: Amnesty International U.K. Report is Anti-Semitic, Delegitimizes Israel

This week, two Democrats representing parts of South Florida in Congress--U.S. Reps. Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Lois Frankel-- teamed up with U.S. Reps. Brad Schneider, D-Ill., Elaine Luria, D-Va.., Kathy Manning, D-NC, Josh Gottheimer,...

Florida Delegation Backs Resolution Calling for Cuban Regime to Release Silverio Portal Contreras

Last week, U.S. Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell, D-Fla., introduced the resolution.

Glenn Sacks: On Cuba, Biden is Right, Trump is Wrong

Venezuela and Cuba have become the battlegrounds in the fight for Florida in the November presidential election. 

Mario Diaz-Balart Writes Mike Pompeo on Concerns About Nicaragua during Coronavirus Pandemic

In the letter, Diaz-Balart requested that the administration increase efforts to promote democracy and human rights within Nicaragua, while working with independent human rights groups to gather accurate information.