August

August 28, 2008

Torture As Official Israeli Policy

Torture As Official Israeli Policy – by Stephen Lendman The UN Convention against Torture defines the practice as: “any act by which severe pain or suffering, […]
August 25, 2008

Reinventing the Evil Empire

Reinventing the Evil Empire – by Stephen Lendman For the West, everything changed but stayed the same, hard-wired and in place. Things just lay dormant in […]
August 21, 2008

“Peace Mom” v. “Guardian of Power”

“Peace Mom” v. “Guardian of Power” – by Stephen Lendman Credit both titles to the book authors. Cindy Sheehan as a mother, peace activist, and now […]
August 18, 2008

Blockades: Acts of War

Blockades: Acts of War – by Stephen Lendman From July 21 – 31, Joint Task Force (mostly US, but also UK, Brazil and Italy) “Operation Brimstone” […]
August 15, 2008

Corporate Media Bashes New Chavez Enabling Law Decrees

Corporate Media Bashes New Chavez Enabling Law Decrees – by Stephen Lendman In January 2007, Hugo Chavez announced his “Bolivarian Socialism” project for the 21st century […]
August 13, 2008

Using Georgia to Target Russia

Using Georgia to Target Russia – by Stephen Lendman After the Soviet Union’s 1991 dissolution, Georgia’s South Ossetia province broke away and declared its independence. So […]
August 11, 2008

Targeting Immigrants – The Largest Ever ICE Raid

Targeting Immigrants – The Largest Ever US ICE Raid – by Stephen Lendman The 2002 Homeland Security Act established its largest investigative and enforcement arm in […]
August 7, 2008

War with Iran – On, Off or Undecided?

War with Iran – On, Off or Undecided? – by Stephen Lendman There’s good news and bad, mostly the latter but don’t discount the good. On […]
August 4, 2008

Gaza Under Siege

Gaza Under Siege – by Stephen Lendman After Hamas’ January 25, 2006 electoral victory, Israel targeted Gaza oppressively. All outside aid was cut off. Sanctions and […]