Where principles go to die

Where Principles Go to Die  In America, Speaking the Truth is a Career-Ending Event by Paul Craig Roberts [Paul Craig Roberts was Assistant Secretary of the Treasury in the Reagan administration. He is coauthor of The Tyranny of Good Intentions.] “The evidence...

Release of abuse photos blocked

(source: express.uk) US defence secretary Robert Gates has blocked the release of 44 pictures of foreign detainees abused by their captors, saying it would endanger American soldiers. The Obama administration filed a brief with the Supreme Court on Friday night saying...

Us made things worse

US ‘made things worse’ Addis Ababa – The United States has turned a blind eye to abuses by its allies in Somalia and worsened the situation there by reducing a complex conflict to a front in its “war on terror”, a leading human rights...

Islamist groups merge to fight sheikh sharif

Somalia: Islamist Groups Merge to Fight Sheikh Sharif Yusuf M. Hassan 4 February 2009     Mogadishu — Opposition to Somalia’s newest leader, Sheikh Sharif Ahmed, gained disturbing momentum Wednesday after four factions announced plans to merge and declare war on...