Archive for February 9, 2005
Southwold, c. 1889. Philip Wilson Steer.
“Poll finds antiwar sentiment stronger among Latinos”
I do not want to bother you, but was there not an “election” in Iraq, and results were supposed to be announced in a week, or 10 days? And now there is another delay, I read. Oh, but major US puppet (and car bomber/embezzler-in-Yemen/former Saddam henchman) Allawi did not seem to do well in the [...]
“U.S. Military Says Update Of Iran War Plan Is Routine”
“Egypt:Dissidents Arrested On Eve of ‘National Dialogue’ “
John Kenneth Galbraith and Milton Friedman
“Virginian State House of Representatives has broken new legal ground by voting to outlaw exposed underwear.”
US occupation forces in Baghdad ordered them out of the van, but only to “liberate” them.
US nuclear weapons are harmless and cute. Full text: “U.S. Nuclear Weapons in Europe: A Review of Post-Cold War Policy, Force Levels, and War Planning.”
Saudi election? Could that be? Well, not really. Saudis are not selecting their candidates for the ineffective and powerless local councils. You see: 50 percent of the positions will be filled by House of Saud. And 50 % of all Saudis who are women will not be allowed to vote or to run. So 50 [...]
Suspected Al-Qa`idah leader, “Amer al-Enezi, 29, suffered a “collapse in blood circulation” and died in Kuwaiti jail.
“The Ambassador of Lies: Elliott Abrams: the Neocon’s Neocon”
“Lawyer Says U.S. Forces Abused Kuwaiti Prisoners”
“Almost two-thirds of the money promised by governments to help the millions of people affected by the Indian Ocean tsunami has not yet been received by the UN.”
And who is the terrorist? Palestinian child `Umran Karamah, 3, facing an Israeli occupation soldier.
OUTSOURCING TORTURE (thanks Bassam)