Report: Arab spring not loved in Bahrain: @New America Foundation hosts journalists and human rights activists in discussion/the U. S. Naval commitment in the area/my original YouTube media

At the New America Foundation, “Fault lines in Bahrain” event, I video’d Al Jazeera correspondents telling how they were harassed as protesters were beaten and worse.

Russ Imrie February 14, 2012, previously unpublished blog article with original video on:

Breaking: Feb 17,18.U.S.Activist Medea Benjamin reporting from Bahrain on Twitter @medeabenjamin

Russ Imrie February 14, 2012, previously unpublished blog article with original video on:

Fault Lines in Bahrain, a film and discussion forum at Washington DC’s  New America Foundation, shed eyewitness-intensity light on the brutal events around the human rights struggle in the kingdom.

l-r: Jeremy Young Al Jazeera producer, Shawna Bader-Blau Regional Director for Middle East and N. Africa The Solidarity Center, Seb Walker Al Jazeera reporter, Jonathan Guyer Middle East Task Force New America Foundation - photo by Russ Imrie

video http://youtu.be/wf1O90mx374

Shawna describes abuse of FB via special “WANTED” fb pages commentators asked to ID “traitors” yfrog.com/h0mahhktjg

distant US Capitol dome

Follow SupTweet for Russell’s perspectives on tech and society in a transformative age. I’m a member of a Native American tribe and live in the Washington D.C. area with my wife, where I work freelance and blog.

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