Israel – America’s Biggest Frenemy

The reality is that Israel is our biggest frenemy. For decades the Israelis have lived off our largesse without having to offer anything of value in return – unless Israeli interference in American politics is considered of value. We’ve handed them over $3 billion a year in tribute, stood by while they subjected their Palestinian […]

What should women hope for in Yemen? – Your Middle East

This is besides being socially marginalized and absent from the three branches of authority in the country: regulatory or legislative, executive and judicial. Yemen was placed at the very bottom on gender equality according to The Global Gender Gap Report 2013 of World Economic Forum. via What should women hope for in Yemen? – Your […]

Stephen Lewis roars once more in takedown of Stephen Harper government: Tim Harper | Toronto Star

The former Ontario NDP leader, United Nations ambassador and lifelong human rights advocate took aim at the “pre-paleolithic Neanderthals” in office and their role in the decline of Parliament, the suppression of dissent, the plight of First Nations, their blinkered climate-change policy and our plummeting world status. via Stephen Lewis roars once more in takedown […]

لماذا فشل هنا ونجاح هناك؟ – سمير عطالله

سوف أتطرق إلى الأوضاع في دولة الهند وما وصلت إليه من تقدم مذهل. سُميت الهند قارة المجاعة عام 1967 وهو عام النكسة في مصر. يكفي نظرة سريعة اليوم لتبيان الفارق الشاسع بين تطور الهند المذهل سيما في الكومبيوتر واقتناء السلاح النووي وبين حالة مصر المتدهورة حاليا. حصلت الهند على استقلالها عام 1947. منذ عام 1952 […]