limitations can be teachers. my current internet contract sets a rather stringent limit on how much video i can watch, and this has led me – despite my well-known technophobia – to study the optional HTML parameters start= and end= controlling which time-slice of a youtube video actually gets played. if you glance at the […]
(The TV studios of WTFN’s award-winning current affairs newsmagazine Face of the Nation. It is a few days after the May 14th B.C. provincial election. Host Brian Cohen is seated at his newsdesk.) BRIAN COHEN: “Good evening. With a commanding lead in the polls and anti-government sentiment widespread, nobody gave the government of premier-designate Christy […]
Newscasters in America are hype and favoritism. They like to persuade by the way they emphasize the words they say on topics they report. This should not be allowed and is rude and unprofessional. They should report the news in a monotone speech and not try to express their opinion by the way talk. […]
A political analyst tells Press TV that there are all kinds of sexual decadence, blackmail and financial corruption at the highest levels in the West and unfortunately it seems to have touched the Catholic Church. The comments came after a new report said that Pope Benedict XVI decided to resign as head of the Catholic […]
Prisoner X had been held in secret in solitary confinement in a high SECURITY Israeli prison. His existence was first revealed to an Israeli reporter by a whistleblower from the prison who could not understand why an inmate with no name was being held in total isolation in a cell designed to hold Yigal Amir, […]
A political analyst tells Press TV that the Western-backed militants have attempted numerous times to create a pretext for war and a situation in provocation in Syria. He also noted that these attempts are meant to destroy not only al-Assad government but also the Syrian state. Syria has called on those of its citizens -including […]
Published on Nov 24, 2012 by PressTVGlobalNews A Lebanese professor says Imam Hussein (PBUH), the grandson of Prophet Muhammad who was martyred with his companions by the army of Yazid on tenth of Muharram, is a symbol of humanity, freedom and justice for not just the Muslims but all the people around the world. Shia […]
Published on Nov 19, 2012 by PressTVGlobalNews On this edition of the show: We try to find out why the humiliated former CIA chief, General David Petraeus is back in Afghanistan. We ask whether David Petraeus should become the new head of the scandal hit British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC). We talk to former UK coordinator […]
i hope this will be a mercifully short post. for the context of the above image, a bas-relief on display at BBC HQ, you may click on it to visit a thread on the forum at David Icke dot com which discusses some of the matters hinted at here. after watching an excellent interview (excellent, […]
30 years ago today, carnage broke out as for three days the Palestinian refugee camps of Sabra and Shatila came under attack. “Edge of Fear” was first screened on the first anniversary of the attack, and contains some fascinating footage and eye witness accounts. 30 years later there is still no justice for the people […]
Ken O’Keefe talks to Press TV about the awful plight of Gazan kids, and explains why he is going on a 30 day hunger strike. He was also recently interviewed by Jonathon Azaziah on The Ugly Truth, and the interview, which is well worth worth listening to, can be accessed on their site.
Published on Sep 5, 2012 by PressTVGlobalNews They fly, they spy, they kill. But whether we like it or not drones, or remotely piloted aircraft, represent a contemporary phenomenon that is here to stay. And the Canadian province of Alberta is set to become a hub for the testing and development of the flying killing […]
Published on Aug 24, 2012 by PressTVGlobalNews In Burma, Aung San Suu Kyi continued silence on the plight of Burma’s Rohingya’s Muslims sparking concern that how Noble Peace Prize is a joke. Thousands of people may have been slaughtered already and tens of thousands have been homeless. Meanwhile clashes have erupted between protesters and government […]
Published on Aug 20, 2012 by PressTVGlobalNews The United Nations has issued a 102-page report, alleging that both sides on the Syrian conflict have carried out numerous “war crimes.” Now the trouble is in danger of spreading into Lebanon. The leader of Lebanon’s Progressive Socialist Party, Walid Jumblatt, has said that this could all herald […]
A UN report warns Israel it may be in violation of international law after it cordoned off nearly a fifth of the West Bank for army training. Israeli forces are demolishing Palestinian homes and driving people off their land, saying they might spy on military drills.
An interesting post on micro-nukes from Gordon Duff from Veterans Today. Published on Aug 7, 2012 by PressTVGlobalNews Almost seven decades after the first nuclear attack in the world, we’re asking how safe our planet can be with none of the countries possessing nuclear weapons willing to let go of them.
Published on Aug 5, 2012 by PressTVGlobalNews Stress-related and mental health disorders are on the increase in the Gaza Strip, according to a recent report by the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine refugees in the near east (UNRWA). A combination of internal and external influences; including forced displacement, dispossession and occupation – have […]
Published on Aug 1, 2012 by PressTVGlobalNews. For more than a year, the deadly unrest in Syria has brought about more questions than answers but what’s definitely clear is that civilians have been the main victims of what the armed opposition says is a government crackdown and the government says is a foreign-backed attempt to […]
Groovy film about Iran – it looks a really nice place. This week Yara Elmjouyee will show Tehran’s green areas as well as its old and magnificent sycamores or as they know it in Farsi, Chenar. Published on Jul 30, 2012 by PressTVGlobalNews
Four Corners looks at claims that the United States is working hard to unearth evidence that would lead to a charge of “conspiracy to commit espionage” being made against Assange – which in turn would be used to facilitate his extradition from Sweden to the United States. The program also documents the harassment experienced by Assange’s […]
Published on Jul 21, 2012 by Press TV Global News In an attempt that can only be described as ethnic cleansing, more than 26,000 Palestinian homes have been demolished by the Israeli forces since 1967. The Israeli regime plans to turn the Palestinians in the occupied territories into a minority in their homeland. To further […]
Published on Jul 17, 2012 by PressTVGlobalNews The Latin American nation of Ecuador has been on the news recently as the stand-off between British police continues surround the Ecuadorian embassy in London hoping that the Wikileaks founder Julian Assange will come out. Before Ecuador’s ambassador flew back to her country to speak to President Rafael […]
Published on Jun 22, 2012 by PressTVGlobalNews It is revealed by American magazine Wired in May 2012, that the American Army teaches its officers to “Use ‘Hiroshima’ tactics for a ‘total war’ on Islam”. The course teaches officers there is no such thing as moderate Islam and that they should consider Islam their enemy. It […]