Algerian kidnappers and case of Dr. Aafia Siddiqui

Algerian kidnappers and case of Dr. Aafia Siddiqui

The only thing that surprised me when I heard that the Algerian kidnappers had called for the release of Dr Aafia Siddiqui was that it hadn’t happened sooner. Don’t get me wrong, as a former hostage myself, there is no way I condone the actions of what has unfolded in...

Uw must divest from caterpillar

By Sam Stevenson (source: The Badger Herald) Israel is a criminal nation. This statement has been a verifiable fact for many decades and continues to gain support with each new violation of international law Israel commits. Most recently, a U.N. report authored by...

Israel america foolish tricks

(source: The Guardian UK) Politics is ultimately about interests. Morals and highfalutin principles have their place, but a more reliable truth is that governments and countries usually act in their own self-interest. Usually. The way Israel greeted the visiting US...
Syria – A Prize For…?

Syria – A Prize For…?

While Syria has become synonymous with death and destruction and an enormously costly struggle for control of arguably the most strategic country in the Arab world persists, it is amazing how much of the world’s media fails to provide context. (By Iqbal Jassat)...