‘Just incredible timing’: White House faces backlash after posting praise for Saudi Arabia on 9/11
'Probably not the best day to announce an infrastructure deal with the Saudis.'
On Sep 11, 2023 by Mikael Thalen
Spyware used to monitor slain Washington Post journalist’s friends and family
The phone belonging to Khashoggi's fiancée was infected with Pegasus spyware just four days after his death.
On Jul 19, 2021 by Siobhan Ball
The U.S. is now in possession of Saudi Arabia’s mysterious orb
The orb was the center of a memetic frenzy in 2017.
On Mar 4, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich
YouTuber threatened with arrest after rapping about being a girl from Mecca
Mecca's governor is not happy.
On Feb 24, 2020 by Josh Katzowitz
This YouTuber claims the Saudi government plotted to kidnap him on U.S. soil
The plot reportedly included his father.
On Jan 24, 2020 by Josh Katzowitz
Jeff Bezos subtweets Saudi prince following phone hack report
The Amazon CEO sent out a tweet about murdered Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi.
On Jan 22, 2020 by Mikael Thalen
Emily Ratajkowski blasts influencers for partying in Saudi Arabia
'It is very important to me to make clear my support for the rights of women, the LGBTQ community, freedom of expression...'
On Dec 24, 2019 by Nahila Bonfiglio
Former Twitter employees charged with spying for Saudi Arabia
The former employees reportedly accessed information on those who were critical of the government.
On Nov 7, 2019 by Andrew Wyrich
Saudi crown prince’s former adviser suspended from Twitter
The top aide was implicated in killing journalist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018.
On Sep 21, 2019 by Mikael Thalen
Has Trump reversed course on fighting a war for the Saudis?
Now he's all for it.
On Sep 16, 2019 by Claire Goforth
Is Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz bin Salman Al Saud a big Steam gamer?
The user has spent thousands on video games.
On Sep 12, 2019 by Nahila Bonfiglio
Google will keep Saudi Arabian app that tracks women’s travel
The decision comes after two Congressional letters.
On Mar 3, 2019 by Stephanie Fillion
Mariah Carey performs in Saudi Arabia in spite of calls for boycott
Advocates wanted the singer to speak out against the jailing of women's rights activists.
On Feb 1, 2019 by Alex Dalbey
Netflix removes episode of ‘Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj’ critical of Saudi Arabia
Netflix claims it received a 'valid legal request.'
On Jan 1, 2019 by Nahila Bonfiglio