Archive for May 29, 2004
News from “liberated” Iraq: Unchecked Lawlessness Strains Iraqi Society
Sen. John F. Kerry indicated that as president he would play down the promotion of democracy as a leading goal in dealing with Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, China and Russia.
I get extremely bored on the plane. I never now travel without this. It is great; 1000 times better than an i-pod. Yet, I wasted my time on the way back from DC reading James Mann’s Rise of the Vulcans: The History of Bush’s War Cabinet. If you have been reading the books on the [...]
Iraqi democracy in Action: So a new puppet prime minister has been appointed in Iraq. Iyad Allawi was a former Saddam Ba`thist and member of Saddam’s intelligence service. His group (the National Accord) comprises former Saddam’s henchmen. Yet, the profile of Allawi in NYT today left out that important fact and merely said that Allawi [...]
Ban child brides!!
This is Zionism: Bulldozers crush Gaza children’s dreams
Make no mistake about it: The rulers of Sudan are war criminals: killing Arabs and non-Arabs, Muslims and non-Muslims.
How dare she not glorify US torturers? “After displaying a painting of U.S. soldiers torturing Iraqi prisoners, a San Francisco gallery owner bears…a black eye and bloodied brow delivered by an unknown assailant who apparently objected to the art work.”
I shall update when I arrive home later tonight. You cannot walk without bumping into a WWII in DC. War, war, war, and more glorification war. And Tom Hanks who passes as an actor in US, and Tom Brokaw, who passes as a journalist in US, are on hand. You have to give credit to [...]