Monthly Archives: October 2011

‘Hannibal’ policy: Israel’s plan to kill its own soldiers

  ‘Hannibal’ policy: Israel’s plan to kill its own soldiers, The National, 26 October 2011     from Jonathan Cook News Archive Israel Palestine The National Oct 26, 2011   While the release of Gilad Shalit, the Israeli soldier held by … Continue reading

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Palestine in Oakland

Palestine in Oakland from Mondoweiss by Adam Horowitz   Woman in a wheelchair tries to escape the tear gas the Oakland Police Department launched upon the protesters. (Photo: Occupy Together) Last night police in Oakland, California cracked down on protesters in the Occupy Oakland … Continue reading

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Book release: With Liberty and Justice for Some

Book release: With Liberty and Justice for Some BY GLENN GREENWALD (updated below – Update II – Update III) I’m genuinely excited today to announce the release of my new book, With Liberty and Justice for Some: How the Law is Used … Continue reading

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The Face of the Jewish Klan

The Face of the Jewish Klan from Tikun Olam-תקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place by Richard Silverstein The face of the Jewish Klan When I saw this picture I reacted with visceral, primitive fear, and then with hate, much the same … Continue reading

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WikiLeaks cables and the Iraq War

WikiLeaks cables and the Iraq War from Salon.com > Glenn Greenwald From a CNN report on why the Iraqi Government rejected the Obama administration’s conditions for keeping U.S. troops in Iraq beyond the 2011 deadline: U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and other top brass have … Continue reading

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A remaining realm of American excellence

A remaining realm of American excellence BY GLENN GREENWALD (updated below) When President Obama announced the killing of Osama bin Laden on the evening of May 1, he said something which I found so striking at the time and still do: “tonight, we are … Continue reading

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The killing of Awlaki’s 16-year-old son

The conclusion from this article is clear: Obama is a state terrorist, and is worse than Bush. Here’s Greenwald’s punch line (or paragraph):  Every now and then it’s worth pausing to reflect on how often we talk about the killing … Continue reading

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American Neocon spews Nazi-like hatred of Gazans

Glenn Greenberg   Rachel Abrams Adams is the wife of Reagan and Bush 43 neocon official Elliot Abrams, the daughter of Midge Decter and step-daughter of Norman Podhoretz, as well as a member of the Board of Directors of the “Emergency Committee for Israel,” … Continue reading

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Iran Reports Alleged Terror Conspirator Actually MEK Leader

Iran Reports Alleged Terror Conspirator Actually MEK Leader from Tikun Olam-תקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place by Richard Silverstein I’ve been able to confirm with enough comfort level to publish the report from Iranian media that Gholam Shakuri, the alleged Iranian … Continue reading

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Occupy Wall Street: What You Can Demand versus What You Must DO

Occupy Wall Street: What You Can Demand versus What You Must DO we_are_the_99percent01.jpg [3]  by BAR executive editor Glen Ford Occupy Wall Street activists are under some pressures to come up with demands to make of the powerful. However, “in many … Continue reading

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