Monthly Archives: April 2012

American Methodists Must Be Fearless about Divestment

By Stuart Littlewood Why is the United Methodist Church apparently making such heavy weather of voting for divestment from corporates – specifically Caterpillar, Motorola and Hewlett-Packard – that profiteer from the brutal Israeli occupation of Palestine? Americans can surely learn … Continue reading

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What’s Next for Libya?

posted by Steve Lendman @ 12:23 AM NATO’s “responsibility to protect” (R2P) was subterfuge to wage war. Months of terror bombing left Libya a charnel house. Africa’s most developed country was ravaged, not liberated. Protracted struggle continues. Expect it to … Continue reading

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RT News: Al Jazeera Reporter resigns and speaks the truth about Syria

River to Sea Uprooted Palestinian   The views expressed in this article are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this Blog!

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Empty Stomach Warriors (III): Omar Abu Shalal Sets His Mind

A Palestinian youth sits in side a mock cage with his hands tied in chains during a protest after Friday prayer to call for the release of Palestinian prisoners held in Israeli jails in Gaza City on 27 April 2012. … Continue reading

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Egypt’s Gama’a Islamiya denounces protests against Saudi

Manar Ammar | 30 April 2012 | Egyptians demonstrating at the Saudi embassy in Cairo have forced the mission to close. Egypt’s Islamic Group, or Gama’a Islamiya, said that the Saudi Arabian-Egyptian relations are “historic” and denounced the protests that … Continue reading

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Aoun Lashes Out at Feltman, Says Ship Carrying Weapons Danger on Lebanon, Syria

Local Editor Head of the Free Patriotic Movement Gen. Michel Aoun assured that an impending visit to Lebanon by the US Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs Jeffrey Feltman aims at supporting corruption. “Feltman is coming [only] to … Continue reading

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Palestinian Rights Activism Endangered

by Stephen Lendman In America, Israel, Europe and elsewhere, supporting Palestinian rights publicly is dangerous. In September 2010, FBI agents raided homes of Chicago and Minneapolis human rights activists. Two Chicagoans affected said 20 FBI agents ransacked their home. They … Continue reading

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Empty Stomach Warriors (II): Bilal Thiab Chooses the Life He Wants to Live

Palestinian stone-throwers take cover behind a garbage bin during clashes with Israeli troops following a protest in support of Palestinian prisoners on a hunger strike in Israeli prisons outside Ofer prison near the West Bank city of Ramallah 26 April … Continue reading

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Drone Warfare in Yemen

by Stephen Lendman Predator drones sanitize killing on the cheap compared to manned aircraft and ground troops. Teams of remote warriors work far from, and at times, closer to battlefields. Drone pilots operate computer keyboards and multiple monitors. Sensor staff … Continue reading

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Former CIA Officer Defends Torture Techniques, Waterboarding

Local Editor Former CIA interrogation chief Jose Rodriquez has defended the agency’s controversial torture techniques, including waterboarding. “This program was about instilling a sense of hopelessness and despair in the terrorist, in the detainee, so that he would conclude that … Continue reading

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