George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy-Arroyo and the Philippines

From “George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy” Chapter 16:  Arroyo and the Philippines   There are other cases, too, in which she defends human rights violators as she did before she got married; therefore, they receive less publicity .  First is the case of President Gloria Arroyo of the Philippines. Once again, Amal is defending a human rights violator, … More George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy-Arroyo and the Philippines

George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy-Khadija Ismayilova

From “George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy”  Chapter 15: Khadija Ismayilova Another cherry picked case that she can again claim to be pro “freedom of expression” is that of jailed Azerbaijan “journalist” Khadija Ismayilova . On January 16, Amal “offered her services” to Ismayilova.  Clooney said she would serve as co-counsel on the ECHR case with the Media Legal … More George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy-Khadija Ismayilova

George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy-Nasheed and the Maldives

From “George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy” Chapter 14:  Nasheed and the Maldives Perhaps no other case symbolizes the marriage between the elites, the Clooneys, and their quest for control regardless of the facts then that of Mohamed Nasheed and the Maldives. It covers regime change, “climate” and involves the Muslim Brotherhood.  Yes, Nasheed is Brotherhood … More George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy-Nasheed and the Maldives

George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy-Mohammed Fahmy

From “George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy” Chapter 13: Mohammed Fahmy When the newfound media exposure and pop culture status that her three day wedding circus brought did not amount to immediate “victories” on the cases on which she began to “assist” after her “marriage” because the facts of these cases combined with her poor lawyering … More George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy-Mohammed Fahmy

George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy-The Amal Experiment Fails

From ” George Clooney:  Enemy of Democracy” Chapter 12:  The Amal Experiment Fails Did Amal expect to start suddenly winning cases with her new name immediately? All signs point to “yes”; however, it did not work out that way. She suffered several very public defeats as a result.  Ibrahim Halawa,   son of Hussein Halawa, the leading Muslim … More George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy-The Amal Experiment Fails

George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy-The Year of the Wedding

From “George Clooney:  Enemy of Democracy” Chapter 11:  The Year of the Wedding  In February of 2014, the entertainment media fawned all over the “smart and successful human rights attorney” and asked, “Has he met his match?” when Clooney took Amal to the White House, although she was not registered a guest, for a private screening of … More George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy-The Year of the Wedding

George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy-The Clooneys “Power” Couple

From George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy Chapter 10:  The Clooneys—“Power” Couple “Defender of terrorists, human rights violators, and people who hate the west” obviously could not be used to sell Amal to the masses, so in August of 2013 Amal appeared on the pop culture scene as Britain’s “hottest woman barrister”. Based on what criteria … More George Clooney: Enemy of Democracy-The Clooneys “Power” Couple