Gaza’s forgotten little angels

Gaza’s forgotten little angels

Before leaving for Gaza I was well aware of the statistics in the region which has been under siege since 2007. 54 percent of households face food insecurity with 38 percent of the population living below the poverty line. Due to lack of fuel, the Gaza Power Plant...

War crimes and denial

by Uri Avnery, (source:ANTIWAR.COM) Is there no limit to the wiles of those dastardly anti-Semites? Now they have decided to slander the Jews with another blood libel. Not the old accusation of slaughtering Christian children to use their blood for baking Passover...

The wounds of Gaza

The Wounds of Gaza Two Surgeons from the UK, Dr Ghassan Abu Sittah and Dr Swee Ang, managed to get into Gaza during the Israeli invasion. Here they describe their experiences,  share their views, and conclude that the people of Gaza are extremely vulnerable and...

Death squads andUSdemocracy

Death squads and US democracy The revelation that the CIA initiated a covert program, apparently involving assassinations, and kept it secret from the US Congress on the orders of Vice President Dick Cheney marks a deepening of the crisis in the American state...

148 dead missing after storms hit northern vietnam

Picture: (AFP)- Flood-affected Vietnamese evacuate their village after heavy rains brought by tropical storm Kammuri pounded the mountainous northern Vietnam. Vietnamese emergency services were today seeking to reach isolated and flood-hit northern communities after...