On June 15, Stephen Sackur hammered away at President Hugo Chávez Frias in a BBC interview in Caracas – or as Mark Weisbrot wrote, it was actually a debate, not an interview. [ ‘A BBC Debate : Not An Interview’ – number two in a new series – part one […]
[youtube]PNVUIKiyr1I[/youtube] Some nifty images of where we live.
Source: uruknet.com Liberal Israelis who dare to speak out against the treatment of Palestinians may soon be facing prosecution The most widely mentioned text in Israel over the last few weeks has been the famous quotation by Pastor Martin Niemöller from 1946, which begins: “First they came for the Communists”. Cited by […]
A routine patrol by a New Zealand Defence Force team in Afghanistan ended in tragedy yesterday when the troops were ambushed by insurgents armed with rocket-propelled grenades and small arms. When the attack ended, Lieutenant Tim O’Donnell, 28, a decorated soldier, was dead – the first New Zealand soldier to […]
“I hope people notice that giant squibb on the right just at the initiation of collapse.” [youtube]aKH4PGHKnR4[/youtube] [youtube]d8ERrjNjqLk[/youtube]
[youtube]uAwvGPDDuiY[/youtube] At least three Lebanese soldiers and one senior Israeli army officer have been killed after the two sides exchanged fire along their border. Several other Lebanese and Israeli soldiers were also injured in the fighting on Tuesday, according to Lebanese media. The violence broke out after Israeli troops uprooted […]