The role of the World Bank was simple: sell bonds on Wall St. to absorb the surplus funds accumulating in the U.S. banking system; then lend the money to Europe for rebuilding infrastructure damaged during the war. If American firms got many of the building … Read Full Article
In reality, though, the Chinese initiative on Maritime Silk Road needs to be seen against the backdrop of the US’ ‘pivot’ to Asia, which Beijing estimated as a thinly-veiled containment strategy aimed at China. The Maritime Silk Road initiative’s strategic … Read Full Article
By abstaining from preventing Israel from being brought before the international courts, Obama would enable the community of nations throughout the world to take control of a member nation that has defied the UN Charter, the Geneva Conventions, the UN defined … Read Full Article
The Guardian familiarly proclaim 'comment is free, but facts are sacred'. Yet what, in their invocation of Zionist CP Scott, was remotely 'sacred' or 'factual' about the message being presented by Wiesel? Why did the UK's 'leading radical paper' feel the need … Read Full Article
Inder Comar, Esq. filed a lawsuit against the Bush Administration on behalf of Iraqi refugee plaintiff Sundus Shaker Saleh. It is a noble attempt to hold the Bush Administration accountable for war crimes
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eighty-seven per cent (87%) of voters from both parties agreed that sending politicians to prison for such a lengthy period would “solve a lot of problems” and “make the country safer.”
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Then we’ll argue about whether there isn’t just as much black-against-white racism in the U.S. as there is white-against-black. (Yes, there is. But, in general, white-against-black economically impacts the future of the black community. Black-against-white has … Read Full Article
one region stands out in its opposition to the siege of Gaza: Latin America. Leaders from across the region have condemned the Israel Defense Forces’ attacks on Gaza as excessive and unfair.
“I think what’s happening in the Gaza Strip is dangerous,” … Read Full Article
Here’s something that will never happen. But what if it did?
These four very privileged black American young ladies somehow sneak out of their mansions and agree to meet in Ferguson where they mingle with the irate black … Read Full Article
The ACLU reports that the National Guard is training police, and there are also training programs hosted by the Israeli Defense Force.
via Ferguson Exposes the Reality of Militarized, Racist Policing. … Read Full Article