Contemporary Issue

Too Weak to Cry: The Children of Yemen

Millions of people have been left in need of aid amidst the war in Yemen. The UN is hoping for peace talks to… more »

The Revolution Guided by the Crooks?*

The seventh anniversary of the killing of the Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi on October 20, 2011 provides us with an opportunity to reassess those dramatic… more »

Boston Marathon Bombing – The False Prosecution of DzhokhkarTsarnaev

As I reported at the time, and as all evidence indicates, the alleged Boston Marathon Bombing was a publicly announced drill in which… more »

A US Trade War with Turkey Over a Little Known Pastor? Don’t Believe a Word Of It!

Turkey’s real crimes, as far as the US is concerned, include buying the Russian S-400 missile,and refusing to accept support for America’s Kurdish YPG allies.

Islamophobia: Some Commonplaces

Islamophobia is no more than contemporary racism with a strong classist and sexist component.

The Bitcoin Frenzy

If you are one of those thinking about investing in bitcoins, here’s a sane bit of advice: Please don’t!

United Kingdom: Jeremy Corbyn Attacks Government for ‘Doing Nothing’ to help Palestinians

Jeremy Corbyn, has attacked governments which “pay lip service” to a proposed two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Trump Gives Away Jerusalem to Settle $100m Campaign Debt

Muslim and Christian Worlds in Uproar as the 3000-year-old Holy City of Patriarchs sold to Casino Boss.

Christian Community Responds: Open Letter to President Trump from Jerusalem’s Thirteen Heads of Churches

The Christian community responds to Trump’s unlawful decision to declare Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

From Granada to Guantanamo: The Torturing of the Muslim Subject

The 20th century’s record of western violence and record of dehumanization raises the question if anything has been learned from the history of the Inquisition and expulsion.

You Want a Picture of the Future? Imagine a Boot Stamping on Your Face

Those who remain convinced that all of the bad things happening in the police state, are happening to other people, will have to wake up.

Women Workers Face Super-Exploitation by Global Corporations

Analysis of an Oxfam report, highlighting the plight of women working in garment and food production supplying goods to major Western retail companies.

Can Mahathir’s Return Save Malaysia?

Bold change is needed to restore Malaysia’s competitiveness. Malaysians could be excused for wondering if they are stuck in a time warp as… more »

Fifty Years after 1967: The U.S. and Occupation by another Name

If the US President genuinely seeks to broker “the ultimate deal” between Israelis and Palestinians, he will need to go beyond platitudes and… more »

The War on Truth: Western Governments Attempt to Discredit Truth-tellers who Challenge their Lies

The ‘War on Terror’ has simultaneously been a War on Truth. For fifteen years—from 9/11 to Saddam Hussein’s ‘Weapons of Mass Destruction’ and… more »