n December, a 16-year-old girl in Calcutta was burned alive. Authorities believe she was targeted as punishment for reporting her gang-rape to the police. Two months earlier, on her way home from the police station after notifying cops about the six men who … Read Full Article
A major investigation was conducted early this year into donors associated with 43 financial firms managing New Jersey pension funds, including vampire squid Goldman Sachs. The investigation found that they have spent a total of $11.6 million on contributions … Read Full Article
Can one justify the bloody massacres, the destruction in values and the fascist media by saying that it is building a new Egypt?
As for the Palestinian cause, if we cannot and do not consider it to be a priority then why is the threat posed by Israel to … Read Full Article
Canada’s Conservative government has already voiced its strong support for US air strikes in Iraq, as well as the dispatch of US Special Forces and military trainers to the war-torn country. And on August 15, Canada announced that it is deploying 30 Canadian … Read Full Article
but insisted he will not step down from his post despite a damning report into the sexual abuse of 1,400 children in Rotherham.
via Rotherham child abuse report: Police commissioner Shaun Wright quits Labour Party – but refuses to resign from post - Crime - … Read Full Article
It seems pretty clear at this point that U.S. military action in the Middle East is the end in itself, and the particular form it takes – even including the side for which the U.S. fights – is an ancillary consideration. That’s how the U.S., in less than a … Read Full Article
I think it's safe to say that if U.S. neighborhoods were living under siege, folks like Rand Paul wouldn't take it
via Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters: Why Moral Perversity of U.S. Position in Gaza is Stunning : Information Clearing House - ICH. … Read Full Article
Setting a stunning example, Palestinian and Israeli women from Creativity for Peace have taken the initiative to move forward in peace dialogues while their elected representatives have failed to broker an agreement.
via Women Peacebuilders Needed in … Read Full Article
Political and economic relations between Québec and Israel have developed in major ways over the past decade. A process facilitated by the Parti libéral du Québec, with open complicity from the PQ, neoliberal colonial links articulated clearly in growing … Read Full Article