Archive for June 14, 2004
Scenes of “Liberation”: The American military launched some 50 air strikes designed to kill specific targets during the Iraq war, it emerged yesterday, but none of them found its mark. Instead the air strikes had a high civilian toll, according to military officials serving at the time. Until now only a few of the air [...]
Defense bill to top $1 trillion: Congress backs budget heavy on future weapons
American Taliban: U.S. drags feet on ratifying UN treaty on women’s rights
For “Freedom” to prevail in Iraq, U.S. Slaughter Fills Iraqi Cemeteries
ALL IN THE SERVICE OF “FREEDOM”: Interrogation abuses were ‘approved at highest levels’
ALL IN THE NAME OF “FREEDOM”: Terror inquiry snares art exhibit: FBI seizes material intended for Mass MoCA display on genetically modified food; four artists subpoenaed
From a poem by Iraqi poet Badr Shakir As-Sayyab (my translation): I learned: how the tyrants have changed their skins in the age of defeat and they put on new masks and chanted the old song. I saw, my beloved, all the tyrants of the old world how they sleep and eat how they love [...]
For the sake of patriotism: The PentagonГўв‚¬вЂќSpying in America?
Egyptian government empowers its official clerical Book Burners: all books that promote feminism, enlightenment, progressiveness, and secularism will be banned.