In Gaza this year, 2,100 Palestinians were massacred: including people taking shelter in schools and hospitals. Surely these atrocities demand an air war against Israel?
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Activists disrupt Jewish National Fund Negev campaign kickoff in Toronto – Mondoweiss.
The US needs to experience a war on it's own territory, to see and feel what horrors of war are all about. … Read Full Article
On Aug. 28 in the Washington Post, David Ignatius wrote that Saudi support for the UNCCT and the identification of IS as the main enemy of Islam were done to avoid criticism being leveled against Saudi Arabia for backing Sunni extremism.
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We need to be asking ourselves why environmental organizations in Canada are being audited left right and centre by the Canada Revenue Agency, and organizations like Kairos, Rights and Democracy, and the North South Institute are being defunded—while Harper is … Read Full Article
That means pressuring U.S. ally Saudi Arabia to stop arming and financing ISIS and other extremist fighters; pressuring U.S. ally Turkey to stop allowing ISIS and other fighters to cross into Syria over the Turkish border; pressuring U.S. allies Qatar, Saudi … Read Full Article
Qais’s Commentary-140929: Violence Against Women – Again!
Every September for the past eight years, in the Canadian capital, Ottawa, a Peace Festival has been held, lasting about one week. For the past six years, I have organized and moderated a panel … Read Full Article
What is unfortunately lacking in Yemen is good political leadership. Greed and a thirst for power, along with corruption and cronyism, are what have characterized Yemeni politics for the past three decades. That plus a virulent case of tribalism, have allowed … Read Full Article
و أعادت الخريطة تقسيم الجمهورية اليمنية إلى دولتين "جنوب اليمن" و "شمال اليمن" كما كان الوضع عليه قبل العام 90.
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