textDebunking anti-conspiracy theorists by local reporter
KPFA's Kellia Ramares responds to M. Rothschild's (The Progressive) attempts to squelch inquiry. "... Facile assignment of error to generalized "bureaucratic incompetence" makes it easy for the government to make some bad policy changes under the guise of improving "the system"....
Posted: Sat Jun 1, 2002 10:19PM
textSettlements expanding under Sharon by Echo
This article showed up in the Washington Post. While I don't normally regurgitate main-stream garbage, this one struck me just by it's title.......
Posted: Fri May 31, 2002 12:06PM
by Scott Baldauf and V.K. Shashikumar
India has secretly told the US and UK that it will wait two weeks. If "infiltration" does not significantly drop, a senior Army official says India plans a 10-day assault in Kashmir. The military action will be predominantly infantry led and intensively supported by the Air Force....
Posted: Fri May 31, 2002 9:54AM
textWe will use nukes, Pak envoy tells UN by war=the health of the state
Possible nuclear war b/t India and Pakistan...
Posted: Thu May 30, 2002 12:29AM
textChomsky to Debate William Bennett 5/30 5:20am by Leila
Noam Chomsky will Debate William Bennett on CNN, Paula Zahn's morning show 5:20am pacific time, 8:20am eastern standard time. 5/30...
Posted: Wed May 29, 2002 6:42PM
image100 million would die in event of Indo-Pak nuke war: US Air Force
by TV Parasuram (PTI)
Estimating the maximum number of casualties so far, in the event of a nuclear confrontation between India and Pakistan, a US Air Force report has said about 100 million people in the region would die. A Pentagon report had earlier said that nine to 12 million people in the subcontinent would die and two to seven million suffer injuries, if a nuclear war breaks out between the two south Asian countries....
Posted: Wed May 29, 2002 2:15PM
documentInternational Law Matters - Part III, A Role For Jordan?
by William M. Brinton
The current crisis in the MIddle East presents Jordan with an opportunity to play a role in the peace process....
Posted: Wed May 29, 2002 1:16PM
imageLife at the Israeli Terrorist Checkpoint
by anarchist
A Palestinian woman cries as she is turned back at the Qalandia checkpoint in Palestine. For Palestinian civilians, the checkpoints are a daily terror which can result in arrest or even death. How would you feel if you had to pass through one of these checkpoints every day on your way to work? Israeli cars are marked with special license plates so that they aren't affected by this "inconvenience."...
Posted: Wed May 29, 2002 12:58PM
textMore of Classified FBI whistle blower memo released by Time Magazine
Coleen Rowley's Memo to FBI Director Robert Mueller An edited version of the agent's 13-page letter...
Posted: Tue May 28, 2002 5:56AM
imageMassacres of Muslims in INDIA
by try_4_justice
India more than 2000 people have been killed (mostly are burnt alive), women have been raped, and thousands of houses, shops and vehicles of Muslims have been burnt and The Indian government which claims to be secular is certainly supporting and ignoring the racist mobs and the terrorist Hindu organizations Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP), Rashtaria Sevak Singh (RSS), Bajrang Dal, and the Shev Sena (SS)....
Posted: Tue May 28, 2002 1:30AM
textMcDonald's Gets Grilled in Africa Over Palestine by hype distribution
Let's bring this campaign back to the USA!...
Posted: Mon May 27, 2002 11:29AM
textPres. Bush & the Nazis by Socialist
As George "War" Bush speaks at Normandy this Memorial Day, May 27, 2002, in an insulting attempt to cast himself in the image of a World War 2 hero, let us remember that the Bush family has a history of collaboration with the Nazis, and this latest American Hitler is carrying on that same tradition. His junior partners, the Zionists, also are well-known Nazi collaborators....
Posted: Mon May 27, 2002 8:25AM
Posted: Sun May 26, 2002 11:16PM
textU.S. supports repressive regime in Nepal by Sage
In order to continue the "state of emergency" against the wishes of parliament, King Gyanendra dissolved parliament. The press is under strict censorship, and government security forces have been acting with impunity, engaging in torture and summary execution, and killing of noncombatants. Yet the U.S. has increased support for the Nepali state....
Posted: Sun May 26, 2002 7:32AM
textThe Shortwave Report 5/24/02 ¡LISTEN GLOBALLY! by Dan Roberts
A 30 minute review of international news and opinions recorded from a shortwave radio. 2 files- broadcast-13.7MB & quick/streaming-3.4MB. With times and freqs for listening at home. Free to rebroadcast upon notification. Germany, Netherlands, Spain, Russia, and Cuba...
Posted: Thu May 23, 2002 6:37PM
textEast Timor 911 Censored? by Feeds Back
East Timor 911 Censored?...
Posted: Thu May 23, 2002 6:02PM
imageNepal PM suspended by own party after early elections called
Nepal's caretaker prime minister Sher Bahadur Deuba was on Thursday suspended by his own party as angry members protested his decision to dissolve parliament. ALL Cabinet ministers may resign within three days in solidarity....
Posted: Thu May 23, 2002 11:21AM
textSept 11 & Imperialism & Empire by Socialist
The truth-telling of the Bush administration's prior knowledge of the 911 Reichstag Fire and planned attack on Afghanistan is directly related to opposing imperialism and organizing labor. See World Socialist Website, 5/22/02, "Why is the New York Times defending Bush’s September 11 cover-up?" By Barry Grey at:
Posted: Thu May 23, 2002 2:38AM
textUS terror warnings 'politically motivated' by globe & mail, canada
the White House quietly acknowledged that the threats are not urgent and that they are partly motivated by political objectives...
Posted: Wed May 22, 2002 5:35PM
textWhite House admits to terrorizing public for political gain by Outraged citizen
In this article from Canada's Globe and Mail, the FBI director admits that the threats released over the weekend were released for political gain. In other words, the White House used the threat of violence for intimidation --- is that not a kind of terrorism?...
Posted: Wed May 22, 2002 4:27PM