Mehdi Hasan (@mehdirhasan )

Mehdi Hasan

Bio Columnist, The Intercept. Host, Deconstructed podcast. Presenter, Al Jazeera English TV shows (UpFront & Head to Head). A Brit now based in DC.
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iPhone : .@HRW's deported researcher "will become a living witness...that Israel has joined [the] undistinguished club of countries that fight human rights organizations, and living proof of Israel’s repeated efforts to hide and whitewash its policy of occupation." trib.al/Lc1K20Y

iPhone : Hey, guess what! If the president is a criminal and we don’t do anything about it or act like we care, that says something about our country! twitter.com/propublica/sta…

iPhone : Economically sound argument from Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez here on why paying for medicine and paying for an iPhone are enormously different.

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iPhone : In the Indian Parliament this afternoon, Pragya Thakur, a terror accused now on the defence panel of the country hailed Gandhi's assasin Nathuram Godse, a true pariot. Thanks to Modi, Our irreversible slide into right-wing majoritarianism is now complete. What a SHAME

iPhone : Daniel Marans I guess. I mean, if you wanna spend 10s of millions on TV ads to qualify for the debates, fine. But it ain’t winning him new voters and he ain’t gonna be the candidate or the VP. Al for nothing tbh.

iPhone : Israeli envoy wishes Myanmar leaders 'GOOD LUCK' on Rohingya genocide trial - Israel News - Haaretz.com haaretz.com/israel-news/.p…

iPhone : Please share w/ Trumpers:
“Trump is a businessman. We can just pay him money and the problems will be solved,” said a politically connected person in Beijing... “As long as we have money, we can buy him. That’s the reason why we prefer him to Democrats.” washingtonpost.com/world/asia-pac…

iPhone : Emma Beals 1) if your position is plague on both your houses, fine, at least you’re consistent unlike a lot of media media who have obsessed over Corbyn while giving Johnson a pass
2) having said that, Boris has been repeatedly & personally anti-Islam in a way Jeremy hasn’t been re Judaism.

iPhone : "Facebook’s only Dutch factchecker has quit over the social network’s refusal to allow them to highlight political lies as being false." theguardian.com/technology/201…

iPhone : BREAKING: *Another* candidate from the Conservative Party (Flora Scarabello) has been suspended due to Islamophobia.

When will the Party acknowledge it has a real problem with Islamophobia?

heraldscotland.com/news/18064079.…

iPhone : Strengthening reprisals, Iran authorities arrest 'six main elements' behind the protests and warn that crippled internet may last indefinitely. Also new: proceeds from gasoline price hike may benefit far fewer Iranians than first announced. Farnaz Fassihi nyti.ms/2XNcNth

iPhone : "The fake university is believed to have collected millions of dollars from the unsuspecting students."

What in the actual hell. The House should hold hearings investigating this. twitter.com/LisPower1/stat…

iPhone : Yes! I was about to say the same - I have seen Steyer ads on TV in restaurants, at stores, at home, at friend’s houses - but is it actually winning him any new voters/converts?? twitter.com/chrislhayes/st…

iPhone : Trump official who promoted fringe conspiracy theories now senior adviser at State Department - CNNPolitics cnn.com/2019/11/27/pol…

iPhone : Conservatives calling people “snowflakes” has always been such a giant projection. Here, Charlie is “betrayed” by the chicken sandwich place twitter.com/charliekirk11/…