Solidarity in Action: Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions
Mark your calendars - the 6th International Israeli Apartheid Week (IAW) will take place across the globe from from the 1st to the 14th of March 2010!
Since it was first launched in 2005, IAW has grown to become one of the most…
Added by Tara on February 26, 2010 at 5:01pm —
By Danny Mendlow
Here’s where we’re at folks. The end of the line.
“The end of free-market capitalism”
I’ve heard it called.
“The sub-prime mortgage crisis”
Some blame it on.
“A global economic…
Added by Tara on February 26, 2010 at 12:32am —
Six more Britons, including a 23-year-old woman, have discovered their identities were stolen by an alleged Mossad hit squad in the murder of a Hamas leader last month.
By Richard Spencer in Dubai and Aislinn Laing…
Added by Tara on February 25, 2010 at 10:03am —
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Blackwater Took Hundreds of Guns From U.S. Military, Afghan Police * Senate Inquiry Shows Contractor Signed for Rifles Using 'South Park' Alias
WASHINGTON - Employees of the CIA-connected private security corporation Blackwater diverted hundreds of weapons, including more than 500 AK-47 assault rifles, from a U.S. weapons…
Added by Tara on February 24, 2010 at 9:50am —
In the year of 2001 we witnessed as a nation the smearing of an entire race and creed of people based on the actions of nineteen muslim individuals. The mainstream media successfully wiped out the decades of peaceful co-existence that Americans had shared with millions of American Muslims here in our country. According to the mainstream media all Muslims were the enemy, all Muslims were hate filled religious fanatics that wanted to destroy our way… Continue
Added by Tara on February 19, 2010 at 6:44pm —
By RUSSELL MOKHIBER
Barack Obama we knew about.
If you are disappointed in Obama, shame on you.…
Added by Tara on February 18, 2010 at 10:47am —
PITTS INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO REPLACE PAPER MONEY WITH GOLD, SILVER COINS
South Carolina will no longer recognize U.S. currency as legal tender, if State Rep. Mike Pitts has his way.
Pitts, a fourth-term Republican from Laurens,… Continue
Added by Tara on February 17, 2010 at 4:15pm —
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The government in Dubai has issued pictures of 11 "agents with European passports" that it suspects of involvement in the assassination of a top Hamas official last month.
Mahmoud al-Mabhouh was murdered in his hotel room in Dubai on 20 January.
Hamas, the Palestinian Islamist movement, accused Israeli agents… Continue
Added by Tara on February 16, 2010 at 4:20pm —
Posted by William Grigg
James Rourke was living out a parent’s worst nightmare when two Pennsylvania State Troopers arrived and promptly made matters much worse.
A little after 6:00 p.m. on January 28, Rourke, a 59-year-old man… Continue
Added by Tara on February 16, 2010 at 12:47pm —
By Cory Doctorow
Philadelphia TSA screeners forced the developmentally delayed, four-year-old son of a Camden, PA police officer to remove his leg-braces and wobble through a checkpoint, despite the fact that their procedure calls for such a case to be handled through a swabbing in a private room. When the police… Continue
Added by Tara on February 16, 2010 at 11:07am —
Military officials say that civilian casualties are "inevitable" as U.S. and allied forces launch Operation Moshtarak, the largest military action since the U.S-led invasion of Afghanistan in 2001. Thanks in part to conflicting messages from ISAF and in part due to some residents' inability to flee, many civilians remain in Marjah. Statements from Brig. Gen. Nicholson, commander of the operation, indicate that he feels he has leeway to use airstrikes in… Continue
Added by Tara on February 13, 2010 at 8:17am —
A Muslim cemetery near the construction site of the Museum of Tolerance in downtown Jerusalem. (Dan Balilty / Associated Press / February 10, 2010)
The Simon Wiesenthal Center's plan to construct an outpost of Los Angeles' Museum of Tolerance atop the most important…
Added by Tara on February 12, 2010 at 11:19am —
By Liz Hull
It has been nicknamed the flying saucepan and looks an unlikely weapon in the war against crime.
But yesterday it emerged that a suspected car thief had become the first… Continue
Added by Tara on February 12, 2010 at 10:00am —
by Dahr Jamail
MARFA, Texas — Army Specialist and Iraq war veteran Marc Hall was incarcerated by the U.S. Army in Georgia for recording a song that expresses his anger over the Army’s stop-loss policy. Now he waits to be shipped to Iraq to face a court martial.
Stop-loss is a policy that allows the… Continue
Added by Tara on February 11, 2010 at 9:37am —
By MARK MAZZETTI
WASHINGTON — Two former employees of Blackwater Worldwide have… Continue
Added by Tara on February 11, 2010 at 9:15am —
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Added by PT Editor maysaa jarour
UK, February 8, 2010 (Pal Telegraph) -This year saw an Israeli-US joint exercise "Juniper Cobra 10" take place off the coast of Israel which involved the IDF and the US Navy 6th Fleet. The purpose of the exercise was to participate in countering simulated attacks by ballistic, medium-range and short-range missiles and rockets by Iran on… Continue
Added by Tara on February 8, 2010 at 5:57pm —
By Glenn Greenwald
Political science professors could require students to read this article from today's New York Times and little else would be needed to convey the essence of the American political system. The article describes how Wall Street -- which poured massive amounts of money into the Obama campaign and the Democratic Party over the last several… Continue
Added by Tara on February 8, 2010 at 5:12pm —