Obamas 100 days the mad men did well

Obama’s 100 Days – The Mad Men Did Well ‘In advertising terms, Bush was a ‘brand collapse’ whereas Obama is a godsend.’ By John Pilger The BBC’s American television soap Mad Men offers a rare glimpse of the power of corporate...

Hamass wise step

  By Khalid Amayreh in the West Bank The Egyptian-mediated ceasefire agreement between Israel and the Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas) is, ostensibly at least, a wise, dignified and expedient step for several reasons. To begin with, the ceasefire deal would suspend...

Petition to protest Isaraeli assault on mohammed omer

PETITION TO PROTEST ISRAELI ASSAULT ON MOHAMMED OMER ACTION ALERT Contact: communications@wrmea.com Washington Report Correspondent Mohammed Omer Hospitalized Following Detention by Israeli Soldiers at Allenby Bridge Crossing Palestinian journalist Mohammed Omer, Gaza...

Humanitarian conditions in Gaza still on the decline

John Ging, the UNRWA operations manager in the Gaza Strip, on Wednesday warned that the humanitarian conditions were still on the decline in the Strip due to the continued Israeli ban on entry of enough goods in spite of the calm agreement. Ging told a press...

Does the mercenary law apply to conscripts?

By Raphael Ahren (source: Haaretz) According to South Africa’s 1998 Regulation of Foreign Military Assistance Act, citizens are not allowed to “engage in mercenary activity” or “render any foreign military assistance to any state” unless...