The silence of the jurists

   The Silence of the Jurists  Gideon Levy  Published on Sunday, February 1, 2009 by Haaretz (Israel)  One silence, of all the shameful silences, has thus far roared especially loud – the silence of the jurists. The 41,000 attorneys in the State of Israel are...

The two state solution and the ruin in Gaza

The Two-State Solution and the Ruin in Gaza by Virginia Tilley For several years, those of us warning that we already face a one-state solution in Israel-Palestine have been regularly dismissed as nay-sayers, ivory-tower intellectuals, and/or utopian crackpots. So...

Haniyeh meets northern irelands adams in Gaza

Haniyeh meets Northern Ireland’s Adams in Gaza      Hanieyh (L) with Adams (R) [Ma’anImages] Gaza – Ma’an/Agencies – De facto Palestinian Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh met with Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams in Gaza on Wednesday evening. The Irish leader is in the...

Chavez offers to shelter gitmo inmates

Chavez offers to shelter Gitmo inmates  Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez said the Gitmo detainees are “human beings”.   Posted on Press Tv : Thu, 02 Apr 2009 18:02:23 GMT   President Hugo Chavez has expressed Venezuela’s readiness to accept prisoners...

Obamas animal farm

Obama’s Animal Farm Bigger, Bloodier Wars Equal Peace and JusticeBy James Petras  “The Deltas are psychos. You have to be a certified psychopath to join the Delta Force”, a US Army colonel from Fort Bragg once told me back in the 1980’s. Now...