Archive for October 30, 2004
Poland Attracts Plastic Surgery ‘Tourism’.
THE YEAR OF SURRENDERING QUIETLY.
Constitutional Democracy Colloquium.
In Pakistan, U.S. Policies Foster Suspicion and Hatred.
Who cares when the sand niggers die? “The Pentagon is collecting figures on local casualties in Iraq, contrary to its public claims, but the results are classified, according to one of the authors of an independent study which reported last week that the war has killed at least 100,000 Iraqis.”
Cherie Blair lambasts Bush over human rights. (Angry Arab lambasts Cherie’s husband over human rights).
Part of 9/11 Report Remains Unreleased.
Arendt’s Biographer Corrects a 22-Year-Old Mistake Linking the Philosopher to a Jewish Terrorist Group.
From the editorial of the best magazine there is, the Economist (which had endorsed Bush in 2000): “…and meanwhile Mr Bush’s credibility has been considerably undermined not just by GuantÃƒÂ¡namo but also by two big things: by the sheer incompetence and hubristic thinking evident in the way in which his team set about the rebuilding [...]
I love but by Palestinian poet Tawfiq Zayyad (my translation): I love to be able to flip life over its head for you and to end tyranny and to burn every rapist and to ignite a hell under our old world with long flames and to make the poorest of the poor eat from plates [...]