May

May 22, 2011

Killings, Detentions and Torture in Egypt

Killings, Detentions and Torture in Egypt – by Stephen Lendman On February 9, London Guardian writer Chris McGreal headlined, “Egypt’s army ‘involved in detentions and torture,’ […]
May 21, 2011

Mixed Reactions to Obama’s Middle East Speech

Mixed Reactions to Obama’s Middle East Speech – by Stephen Lendman Perhaps one way to view Obama’s speech is saying you can please all the people […]
May 20, 2011

Obama’s Middle East Hypocrisy

Obama’s Middle East Hypocrisy – by Stephen Lendman Since taking office in January 2009, Obama broke every major campaign promise, including relevant ones to his May […]
May 20, 2011

On the Chopping Block: Federal Worker Pensions

On The Chopping Block: Federal Worker Pensions – by Stephen Lendman Bipartisan support endorses ending vital social benefits incrementally, principally Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, healthcare for […]
May 19, 2011

America’s Student Loan Racket: Soaring Default Rates

America’s Student Loan Racket: Soaring Default Rates – by Stephen Lendman An earlier article discussed Permanent Debt Bondage from America’s Student Loan Racket,” accessed through the […]
May 19, 2011

Stealing Palestinian Land Dunam by Dunam

Stealing Palestinian Land Dunam by Dunam – by Stephen Lendman One dunam is 1,000 square meters, four dunams to an acre. Israel is stealing them incrementally […]
May 18, 2011

The International Criminal Court: An Imperial Tool

The International Criminal Court: An Imperial Tool – by Stephen Lendman Established by the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court on July 1, 2002, it’s […]
May 18, 2011

Appalling Human Rights Record

America’s Appalling Human Rights Record – by Stephen Lendman Coincidental with high-level US – China May 9 and 10 talks, the Atlantic magazine quoted Hillary Clinton […]
May 17, 2011

Killing Rachel Corrie Twice

Killing Rachel Corrie Twice – by Stephen Lendman On May 16, at 6:54AM Gaza time (3:54AM GMT), in international waters, an Israeli naval vessel attacked the […]