Nasrallah urges timely elections wider dialogue

 Sayyed warns supporters not to bet on Obama BEIRUT: Hizbullah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said Tuesday that it was crucial for Lebanon’s 2009 legislative elections to be held “on time.” “Not holding the elections or postponing them would be...

Muslim massacre computer game condemned

‘Muslim Massacre’ computer game condemned  A computer game in which players control an American soldier sent to “wipe out the Muslim race” has been condemned as offensive and tasteless by a British Muslim group. The goal of “Muslim Massacre,” which can be downloaded...

Israels onslaught on Gaza criminal

Israel’s Onslaught on Gaza: Criminal, for Sure; But Also Stupid By ALEXANDER COCKBURN In contrast to the grim forecasts of many fine contributors to this site over the past days, your CounterPunch editors have been inclined to take the view that Israel’s...