Palestinian kristallnacht

Message of Kafr Qassem massacre lives on for Palestiniansby Jonathan CookIn a conflict that has produced more than its share of suffering and tragedy, the name of Kafr Qassem lives on in infamy more than half a century after Israeli police gunned down 47 Palestinian...

Why 10000 ugandans are eagerly serving in Iraq

Why 10,000 Ugandans are eagerly serving in IraqThousands of men and women from poverty-stricken Uganda risk their livesfor $600 a monthBy Max DelanyThe Christian Science MonitorKampala, Uganda – Under a relentless equatorial sun and the gaze of herZimbabwean...

Dream of greater Isarael couldnt be achieved

Olmert: Dream of greater Israel couldn’t be achieved Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert has acknowledged on Monday that the Israeli dream of establishing the “greater Israel” and the “Jewish state” were hard to attain. Those two things [greater...

Kashmiris should be given right to decide their destiny

(source: Kashmir Media Service) The Jamaat-e-Islami of occupied Kashmir, while describing the visit of Indian All-Party delegation to Srinagar as meaningless, has said that Kashmiris should be given right to decide their political future in a free atmosphere.The...

Obama and the politics of race and religion in america

By M. SHAHID ALAM It is perhaps a bit late in the day, nearly two weeks after November 4, to be writing about Barack Obama’s electoral victory. This want of alacrity, however, is intentional.I thought it would be cruel to write any sooner, when whites and blacks...