Archive for October, 2004

By Rafiq Sharaf (20th century). 

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

Palestinians insist on living, to the dismay of Israel. 

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

Helen Thomas: Bush Win Would Mean Dark Times: World Would Perceive Support For Preemptive War.

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

“Both Bush and Kerry have plans that depend on newly trained Iraqis. But insurgents are killing recruits, and infiltrating the forces.”

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

“A U.S. agent hidden under a head-to-toe veil on Sunday sparked fear of a suicide attack in the Afghan capital by fleeing from police who tried to search her.”

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

In Iraq: neither Bush nor Kerry seems popular.

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

The boring and unfunny Thomas Friedman wants to vote for: “the man who understands the necessity of using energetic U.S. diplomacy to make Israel more secure…”

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

Kerry and Bush Compete for the Role of Israel’s Best Friend.

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

Concern Rises in Pakistan of a War Without End.

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

Both Parties Are Getting Out the U.S. Vote in Israel.

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

Another kind of “liberation”? Koreans Quietly Introducing Jesus to Muslims in Mideast.

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

Indian farmers given firearms licences as an incentive to curb population growth.

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

Andrea Dworkin is voting.

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

The human casualties of Brazil’s rainforest disaster.

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

The competition between the Arabic news channels AlJazeera and AlArabiyya is getting to be silly and absurd. AlArabiyya for example would never admit that the Bin Laden tape aired on AlJazeera. It would only say that it aired on “several media and internet sites.” On the other hand, when AlArabiyya’s offices in Baghdad were bombed […]

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

Sinan tells me that Kanan Makiyya will be the next Iraqi puppet ambassador in US. He is being rewarded for his accurate prediction that invading US forces in Iraq would be weclomed with “sweets and flowers.”

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

Guns and leaflets, but still no sign of the enemy.

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

The left is rising in…Uruguay, comrades.

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

By Lebanese artist Rafiq Sharaf (20th century). (He is very good, but tends to repeat himself). 

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad

George Bin Laden and Usamah W. Bush: Recent Bin Laden Tape and Republican Dirty Tricks Part II: Those who have been reading me here know that I am particularly skeptical and cynical about political life. So cynical and skeptical I am, that–unlike people who are only mildly cynical and skeptical and who are drawn to […]

Posted on October 31, 2004 by As'ad