This video eloquently explains the reality of Sweden’s claim that burning the Quran is about ‘freedom of speech’.
Across the world there’s a trend of far-right figures — many of them prominent Islamophobes — converting to Islam to counter rising ‘wokeness’. Via crikey.au.com
By David Brown, Doha via thetimes.co.uk Wed 30 Nov 2022 Ellie Molloson, who campaigns to improve matchday experiences for women football supporters, was so
Between 1880 to 1920, British colonial policies in India claimed more lives than all famines in the Soviet Union, Maoist China and North Korea combined.
It is pretty rich for the Israeli foreign ministry to say that Russia shouldn’t be carrying out annexations of land from its neighbors.
“It took five days for sanctions against Putin and his thugs but imposing sanctions for 70 years of oppression of the Palestinians would not be ‘helpful’.” – Russia vs Israel – Irish MP slams western hypocrisy
Putin was right to say that the West does not have the moral high ground in such matters, and certainly no moral right to speak about democracy. And that Western states are simply acting as the imperialists that they “always have been”.
In an interview, the former Attorney General states that the Jewish settlers in Hebron should have been evicted after the Goldstein massacre. Ben-Yair considers the situation in Hebron a form of apartheid, refers to “Price Tag” attacks as Jewish terrorism, and regrets consenting to the construction of the by-pass roads to settlements
Experiencing what Palestinians endure daily changes you forever. That’s why many writers who’ve been to the Palestine Festival of Literature backed Sally Rooney’s refusal to publish in Israel
When it comes to vaccinating their babies, bees don’t have a choice — they naturally immunize their offspring against specific diseases found in their environments. Now for the first time, scientists have discovered how they do it. This opens the door for researchers to develop the first-ever vaccine for insects. This is particularly important for bees since they help keep fruit, nuts and vegetables in our diets and have been declining in numbers for six decades.
The man who helped whitewash the massacre of civilians at My Lai during the war against Vietnam, pushed hard for the Gulf War in the 1990s, and gave the green light to Ariel Sharon in his murderous assault on civilians in Jenin and land grabs in the occupied West Bank, also sold the war against Iraq at the beginning of this century with a fistful of lies.
The rise of today’s Hindu nationalism, and the fact that many white nationalists gaze admiringly upon it, forces us to reconsider the ways in which Hinduism was politicised and secularised not only in Europe – but in India itself – during the age of fascism.
He couldn’t have done it without us 7 Sep 2021 I decided to go and meet the Taliban in the spring of 1999, two years
By Clément Girardot via religionunplugged.com 27 Aug 2021 PANKISI, Georgia— Off the beaten path and between the thickly forested Caucacus mountains bordering Russia and the
By Geeta Pandey via BBC News, Delhi 2 Sept 2021 Unprovoked attacks on Muslims by Hindu mobs have become routine in India, but they seem
Marco Carnelos via middleeasteye.net “Washington’s focus on Afghanistan … has had very little to do with establishing a better and more equitable society for the
By Simon Jenkins via theguardian.com The former PM has some nerve to say the west should stay on in Afghanistan to protect the ‘gains’ of
A look at the striking similarities between the first Anglo-Afghan War and the 2001 US invasion of Afghanistan and how both turned out to be
Henry Olsen via washingtonpost.com 20 Aug 2021 Critics of President Biden’s decision to withdraw from Afghanistan often paint a rosy picture of the country, arguing
Shaykh Yasir Qadhi One of the most evil henchmen of the ‘War on Terror’, and someone directly responsible for the deaths and torture of millions
Shaykh Yasir Qadhi On Afghanistan The recent events in Afghanistan in which tens of thousands of innocent civilians have been forced to flee for
18 Aug 2021 Afghan media reported on 18 August that exiled President Ashraf Ghani has “settled” in the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi, after fleeing
By Kim Berry Humboldt Journal of Social Relations, Vol. 27, No. 2 (2003) By omitting the history and context of both the Taliban and the
15 August 2021 Two iconic images clicked 45 years apart. The US Embassy staff fleeing from Saigon and Kabul “Never trust a friend who
“The very presence of Americans in Afghanistan trod on what it meant to be Afghan. Any Afghan government, however good, however democratic, was going to
Today marks the 110th year anniversary of the Order in Council signed by Prime Minister Wilfrid Laurier prohibiting for a period of one year the
via brinkwire.com AUGUST 6, 2021 Moderate alcohol use has been associated to a number of malignancies, including colon cancer. There is solid evidence that alcohol
Do not mourn the defense secretary. Mourn his victims. There were nearly too many to tally, but his Pentagon refused to count anyway. Jul. 01,
Temperatures that are hotter than the human body can handle. Ben Farmer of the Daily Telegraphs visited Jacobabad – is a city in Sindh, Pakistan,
15 June 2021 ‘Death to Arabs’ chanted by right-wing Jewish groups at Flag March CNN Report : Thousands of Israeli far-right nationalists marched