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Lebanon’s Sheikh Hammoud: “The Suicide Bombers Have No Religion”

We have to be level-headed about this as much as possible. There are people, due to their simplicity or a personal affront of some kind, who cannot accept Hezbollah’s involvement in the war in Syria. (Photo: Haitham Moussawi) Published Thursday, November 21, 2013 In an interview with Al-Akhbar, the Lebanese city of Saida’s Sheikh Maher Hammoud says […]

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Are Jewish communities planning to ‘annex’ parts of north London?

There’s something creepy going on in the leafy suburbs of north London. A local planning authority has given permission for the erection of an Eruv – a Jewish aerial boundary – in lovely Bushey. WTF is that? I hear you ask… Are Jewish communities planning to ‘annex’ parts of north London? ‘Eruvs’: coming soon to […]

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Sayyed Nasrallah to Takfiris: We will Capture You, We will Put an End to Terror

Sara Taha Moughnieh Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah delivered a speech on Friday, during a ceremony celebrating the seventh anniversary of victory in the July 2006 war.His eminence started his speech with a greeting to the martyrs and wounded who fell only one day before the celebration in the terrorist blast which hit Ruwais […]

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Why Is Israel looking for Imam Mahdi?

During the US occupation of Iraq it was routine to torture Iraqis in prisons like Abu Ghraib whose prison guards were using tactics learnt in Israeli training camps as Robert Fisk pointed out in ‘Abu Ghraib torture trail leads to Israel’; one of the most baffling questions asked during interrogation was “Where is the man […]

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Extreme capitalism of the Muslim Brothers

Slogan ‘islam is the solution’ to be put to the test The neoliberal policy of Egypt’s new president Mohamed Morsi looks very much like a continuation of that of Mubarak. It is increasing social tensions. by Gilbert Achcar The Muslim Brothers’ economic credo of free enterprise unhampered by state interference is more closely consonant with […]

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Church of Scotland Approves Revised Report on Occupation of Palestine

At its annual General Assembly, which concluded today, the Church of Scotland “overwhelmingly accepted” a revised version of its report, “The Inheritance of Abraham?” that so aroused Jewish ire earlier this month. As I noted previously, the revised version was considerably watered down from the original, yet still retained the report’s key conclusions: that the […]

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Another Jewish Attempt to Hype Up the Danger of White Nationalism

Leonard Zeskind’s 2009 Blood and Politics – the History of the White Nationalist Movement from the Margins to the Mainstream (1) In Boise, the defense successfully turned the deaths of Vicki and Sam Weaver into a prima facie case of government wrongdoing – Leonard Zeskind, chapter 33, “Inferno at Waco and Randy Weaver Wins at […]

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Will the Church of Scotland cave in to Zionist bullies?

The political and humanitarian situation in the Holy Land continues to be a source of pain and concern for us all, says the introduction to the Church of Scotland’s report The inheritance of Abraham? A report on the ‘promised land’. It is the Church’s latest reflection on the “questions that need to be faced”. The […]

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Interview: The Hidden Roots of the Israel-Palestine Problem – Enslavement of the False Self

ANTI-SLAVERY CAMPAIGN INTERVIEW SERIES: ENSLAVEMENT OF THE FALSE SELF – TRANSFORMING FEAR INTO COMPASSION Richard Forer is a former AIPAC (American Israel Public Affairs Committee) member with ultra-Orthodox relatives living in Israel. He is the author of Breakthrough: Transforming Fear Into Compassion – A New Perspective on the Israel-Palestine Conflict, which is available at Amazon. […]

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“Muslims” Attack Another Revered Shrine In Damascus

Written by Saeed Naqvi Millions of Muslims will, in the next few days, observe the birth and death anniversaries of Fatima Zehra, Prophet Mohammad’s daughter. But during this period, the world famous shrine of her daughter, Saiyada Zainab, outside Damascus – holy to millions around the world – will be in grave danger. That remarkable […]

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  a journey of a thousand miles starts with a single step (Chinese proverb)     the blogosphere: jewels and duties one of the wonderful things about the potential of the blogosphere to facilitate an entirely new mode of collective many-to-many communication of ideas, thoughts, feelings, memories, metaphors, news, predictions, jokes… is that precious pearls […]

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Sectarian warfare through Zionification of Islam

The abuse at Abu Ghraib where Muslim detainees were raped, sodomised, forced to lie on one another naked, forced to masturbate, urinated on by US prison guards standing around with Alsatian dogs taking pictures were all part of Americas policy of ‘exporting democracy and western values’ to Iraq. The horrendous abuse that was carried out […]

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Happy Easter!

Happy Easter to all “Western Christians”! (The Eastern Orthodox Easter this year will fall on May 5 since the fight between the Julian and the Gregorian calendars ended in a draw). Save your wishes to your Armenian, Bulgarian, Greek, Macedonian, Romanian, Russian, and Serbian friends until then. I live in Uruguay — a rather secular […]

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Dear Pope Francis RE: The Holy Land, Dorothy Day, John Lennon and Vanunu

“If I have accomplished anything in my life, it is because I wasn’t embarrassed to talk about God.”-Dorothy Day   In 2005, during my first of seven trips to both sides of The Wall, I was inspired by Israel’s Nuclear Whistle Blower, Mordechai Vanunu to pray not just to God, but to Dorothy Day for […]

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New Pope Francis I from Argentina

Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio takes the name of Pope Francis and gives his first address at the Vatican to the thousands gathered outside. translation anyone? #Vatican: Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio has been elected as the new Pope for the Catholic Church, as Francis I This from Carlos Latuff These are eight cable leaks found when […]

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Keeping Hope Alive

Erdogan Nails It and US Replies…

And what is objectionable is US Policy that supports and sustains the ideology of Zionism, which presupposes a particular people are superior and thus entitled to legally owned Palestinian property…. On Wednesday at a United Nations conference in Vienna that was to encourage dialogue between the West and Islam, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan noted, […]

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Vanunu's FREEDOM of SPEECH Trial and My Life as a Muckraker 2005-2010

Israel’s Nuclear Whistle Blowers Latest Message and 2nd annual Global Day of Action

Israel’s Nuclear Whistle Blower, Mordechai Vanunu recently wrote to Ms. Oddveig Vevik Skotte: ABOUT MY CASE About my case now, I served the full sentence, even if it was an injustice. I am demanding my total freedom that could be only by leaving Israel for the free world. Israel continues to punish me. They arrested […]

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