Genocide

Can Palestinians be Killed? Can Israelis Kill them? Or do they only “Die”?

Photo via Ma’an News Agency Source: Informed Comment May 15, 2018 Juan Cole Social media is being scathing about the diction chosen by the New York Times, CNN and even the Guardian to speak of the some 55 peacefully protesting Palestinians whom Israeli snipers cold-bloodedly shot dead on Monday and …

Crimes Against Humanity

Can We All Agree That U.S. Officials Are Lying About Yemen?

Source: 21st Century Wire May 11, 2018 By 21wire The article “US Army Special Forces Secretly Sent to Fight Houthis in Yemen“, published to AntiWar.com last week caught our attention, as we continue to follow the bouncing ball of  regime change around the world. In the report, we learned that …

Crimes Against Humanity

US-Backed Coalition Bombs Wedding in Yemen, Dozens Killed Including Bride

Source: AntiMedia April 23, 2018 by Julia Conley Weeks after President Donald Trump thanked Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince for his country’s use of U.S. military power, the U.S.-backed coalition bombed a wedding party in Yemen, killing at least 20 civilians including the bride. The number of casualties is expected to rise. On social …

Crimes Against Humanity

As the US Starts a New War in Syria With No Evidence, Israel Is Murdering Civilians—On Video

A now infamous image of an Israeli soldier detaining a 12-year-old Palestinian boy at a protest near the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh in 2015. Unlike in Syria, there is documented evidence of civilian murder, war crimes, and use of chemical weapons in Israel, yet the US chooses to …

Crimes Against Humanity

When Zionism Rubs Up Against Reality

Photo by Jordi Bernabeu Farrús | CC BY 2.0 Source: counterpunch April 13, 2018 by Stanley L. Cohen “The wrongs which we seek to condemn and punish have been so calculated, so malignant, and so devastating, that civilization cannot tolerate their being ignored, because it cannot survive their being repeated.” …

Genocide

Despite Gaza Massacre, Israel Remains Immune From Criticism

Photo by Swithun Crowe | CC BY 2.0 Source: counterpunch April 9, 2018 by Patrick Cockburn Thousands of protesters returned to the border last Friday, burning great heaps of tyres to produce a black smokescreen which they hoped would hide them from Israeli snipers. Gaza’s health ministry has said that five …

Crimes Against Humanity

In Words and Deeds: The Genesis of Israeli Violence

Source: counterpunch January 18, 2018 by Ramzy Baroud Not a day passes without a prominent Israeli politician or intellectual making an outrageous statement against Palestinians. Many of these statements tend to garner little attention or evoke rightly deserved outrage. Just recently, Israel’s Minister of Agriculture, Uri Ariel, called for more …

War Crimes

As Media Tries to Keep Russiagate Alive, Pentagon Admits to Aiding in Genocide of Children in Yemen

While the media obsesses over Russiagate, it ignores the Pentagon’s admission to aiding genocide in the Middle East with ground troops and airstrikes. Source: The Free Thought Project December 24, 2017 By Rachel Blevins As politicians fight to keep an investigation into collusion between Russia and the Trump 2016 campaign …

Genocide

Genocide: Which of These 8 Stages are Happening Now?

source: The Daily Bell By Joe Jarvis His neighbor, a woman who had lived in the same community with him all his life, shouted out to the Nazi soldiers. Hersch Altman was 11 years old, hiding with his older sister. His Polish neighbor pointed them out. He got away. His …

News/Commentary

Between The Lines This Week – October 12-18, 2014

Police Spending Fueled by Asset Seizures Police agencies have used hundreds of millions of dollars taken from Americans under federal civil forfeiture law in recent years to buy guns, armored cars and electronic surveillance gear. They have also spent money on luxury vehicles, travel and a clown named Sparkles. The …