NZ Health Trust – Newsletter no: 26 – Aug 2006 -ANZTPA Submission Hello once again to our supporters Well, the fight to preserve our health choices continues in NZ as in many other countries around the world. Since our last newsletter the Medsafe project team have been pushing ahead as […]


“Another [9/11] attack could create both a justification and an opportunity to retaliate against some known targets” by Michel Chossudovsky August 10, 2006 Email this article to a friend Print this article One essential feature of “defense” in the case of a second major attack on America, is “offense”, […]

The August 9 Chomsky Interview: Apocalypse Near by Mark H Gaffney Yesterday, two new extraordinary new facts came to light that have profound bearing on the deteriorating situation in the Mideast. They surfaced during an interview with Noam Chomsky. (Which follows.) If the celebrated MIT linguist is correct, our US […] Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has become increasingly dismayed over President Bush’s support for Israel to continue its war with Hezbollah. State Department sources said Ms. Rice has been repeatedly stymied in her attempts to pressure Israel to end strikes against Hezbollah strongholds in Lebanon. The sources said […]  Auckland: Greenpeace applauds the Environment Court’s decision to allow the Awhitu wind farm, at Waiuku near Auckland to go ahead. “This decision is a fantastic signal for wind energy development in New Zealand and is a great step towards reducing our greenhouse gas emissions and tackling the world’s biggest […]

Following intellectuals’ letter, Prof. Noam Chomsky explains his doctrine, discusses danger of Israel’s nukes compared to ‘Iranian threat,’ global media’s role in escalating Mideast conflict and US’s place in picture By Merav Yudilovitch 08/09/06 “Ynet” — — Last week, a group of renowned intellectuals published an open letter blaming Israel […]


One mans terrorist is another mans freedom fighter George Galloway has spoken out in support of Lebanon, saying he believes Hizbollah is justified in defending Lebanon against Israeli attacks . The Respect MP also lambasted media coverage of the war and said the UN resolution means nothing. Video from TV […]

Hizbullah’s attacks stem from Israeli incursions into Lebanon By Anders Strindberg NEW YORK – As pundits and policymakers scramble to explain events in Lebanon, their conclusions are virtually unanimous: Hizbullah created this crisis. Israel is defending itself. The underlying problem is Arab extremism. Sadly, this is pure analytical nonsense. […]