The nakbah “ the palestinian catastrophe

THE NAKBAH – THE PALESTINIAN CATASTROPHEThe Arab rebellion (1936 – 1939) quelled, disarmed and impoverished, the Palestinian was left with only his conviction intact – that he would defend his rights.The hitherto underground British trained army, the...

Why the Gaza calm crashed?

Why the Gaza calm crashed?By Alastair Crooke, Conflicts Forum, January 11, 2009Many have asked in the wake of Israel’s attack on Gaza, how Hamas, if it saw the consequences of ending the ceasefire — and Hamas did foresee the likelihood of disproportionate...

Where principles go to die

Where Principles Go to Die In America, Speaking the Truth is a Career-Ending Eventby 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...