Ben Kew

Ben Kew

Ben Kew is a politics and national security reporter for Breitbart News. Follow him on Twitter @ben_kew

Russia Detains Journalists for Allegedly Not Social Distancing

The New-York based NGO Human Rights Watch (HRW) called on the Russian government on Friday to release the dozens of journalists and peaceful protesters arrested over the past week and demanded they drop all charges against them. 

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Oxfam: Lockdown Famine Could Kill More than Chinese Coronavirus

International poverty charity Oxfam warned in a report this week that the number of deaths caused by famine as a result of worldwide lockdown measures could exceed those caused by the Chinese coronavirus, which triggered the lockdowns.

A malnourished child rescued by Nigerian soldiers from the Islamist militants Boko Haram in the Sambisa Forest is seen at Malkohi refugee camp in Yola, on May 5, 2015. The refugees were among a group of 275 people rescued by the Nigerian military last week and arrived at the camp …

Rudy Giuliani Calls Police After Sacha Baron-Cohen Pranks Him in Pink Bikini

Former Mayor of New York and President Donald Trump’s attorney Rudy Giuliani called the police on Tuesday after British actor Sacha Baron-Cohen pranked him with a fake interview in what is presumed to be material for the second season of his political satire show “Who Is America?”

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Actor Bradley Whitford Calls Out NBA Hypocrisy for Doing Business with China While Silent on Concentration Camps

“West Wing” star Bradley Whitford has done what few Hollywood or sports figures would: call out the National Basketball Association (NBA) for continuing to do business with China while they remain about the communist regime’s campaign to crush those advocating for democracy in Hong Kong and their persecution of Uighur Muslims being held in concentration camps in Xinjiang.

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 21: Actor Bradley Whitford speaks onstage during the premiere of National Geographic's "Valley of The Boom" at Tribeca TV Festival on September 21, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for National Geographic)