This was a lesson on the deep impact on the resilience which an moderate islamic society could oppose to neoliberalism. US SECRET SERVICE UNCOVERS: THE WEST WANTED AN ISLAMIC TERROR STATE - Jürgen Todenhöfer. Dear friends, according to the US secret service, DIA, the Obama administration has known as early as August 2012 that Al Qaeda /AQI, IS, ISIS) and other extremists were heading the Syrian rebellion.
As a result, the “possibility that a Salafist principality in Eastern Syria“ would be established increased. In fact, that’s exactly what the West and its allies wanted in the Gulf region in order to cut off the Syrian regime from the Shiite Iraq and Iran. “Consequently, ISIS could declare an „Islamic State“ through its union with other terrorist organizations in Iraq and Syria.” Boom! This detailed and merciless secret report of the Defence Intelligence Agency (DIA) was published following a US court order from a week ago. September 11, 2001 The Crimes of War Committed “In the Name of 9/11″: Initiating a Legal Procedure against the Perpetrators of 9/11. Initiating a Legal Procedure against the Perpetrators of 9/11 Prof.
Michel Chossudovsky International Conference on “9/11 Revisited – Seeking the Truth” Perdana Global Peace Foundation (PGPF) Kuala Lumpur, November 2012. Epn2016474p21. War Made Easy: How Presidents & Pundits Keep Spinning Us to Death (2007) Now the truth emerges: how the US fuelled the rise of Isis in Syria and Iraq. The war on terror, that campaign without end launched 14 years ago by George Bush, is tying itself up in ever more grotesque contortions.
Noam Chomsky: The Consequences of Wielding a Sledgehammer Against All U.S. Enemies Around the World. A continuation of longtime activist and academic Noam Chomsky’s essay, “Masters of Mankind,” from his new book, Who Rules the World?
If we continue to wield the sledgehammer, tacitly following the jihadi script, the likely effect is even more violent jihadism with broader appeal. [Below is part 2 of Noam Chomsky’s essay, “Masters of Mankind,” excerpted from his new book, Who Rules the World? Frankreichs Außenminister: Der Krieg in Syrien seit langem in London geplant. Why are black people turning to Islam? Black conversion or "reversion" to Islam is not new; it has been taking place in the African diaspora since time immemorial.
However, I looked deeper into the phenomenon to find out why a growing number of Black Britons, especially younger ones, are embracing Islam. Although I am not a Muslim, I have always been interested in Islam – three of my all-time heroes, Muhammad Ali, Malcolm X and Jamaican singer Prince Buster were Muslim converts, and I was intrigued by the way Islam inspired all three to transcend their respective vocations to become icons.
FULLTEXT01. If the Libyan war was about saving lives, it was a catastrophic failure. As the most hopeful offshoot of the "Arab spring" so far flowered this week in successful elections in Tunisia, its ugliest underside has been laid bare in Libya.
That's not only, or even mainly, about the YouTube lynching of Gaddafi, courtesy of a Nato attack on his convoy. The grisly killing of the Libyan despot after his captors had sodomised him with a knife, was certainly a war crime. But many inside and outside Libya doubtless also felt it was an understandable act of revenge after years of regime violence. Perhaps that was Hillary Clinton's reaction, when she joked about it on camera, until global revulsion pushed the US to call for an investigation. 'They should have known better': Chilcot report means little to Iraqis mourning Baghdad attack. A digger chipped away at the facade of a building on one side of the blackened road.
On the other a family stood amid the devastation to lay candles for a missing loved one. Fallujah babies: Under a new kind of siege - Features. Fallujah, Iraq - While the US military has formally withdrawn from Iraq, doctors and residents of Fallujah are blaming weapons like depleted uranium and white phosphorous used during two devastating US attacks on Fallujah in 2004 for what are being described as "catastrophic" levels of birth defects and abnormalities.
Der Fall Mali: Wie 30 Jahre Neoliberalismus den Boden für den Krieg bereiteten. Share: mp3 | Embed video.
Shadow War in the Sahara. Facts Africa is the world's fastest-growing region for foreign direct investment Nearly $2 trillion of investments in African oil and gas are expected by 2036 The continent's population will more than double to 2.3 billion people by 2050Africa has approximately 30 percent of the earth's remaining mineral resources Sources: Al Jazeera, CIA Factbook Africa remains a key territory on the global chessboard of the 21st century.
Rich in oil and natural resources, the continent holds a strategic position. Sub-Saharan Africa is home to six of the world's 10 fastest growing economies. But despite its position and resources, conflict and chaos have spread throughout the continent. Seymour Hersh Says Hillary Approved Sending Libya’s Sarin to Syrian Rebels. The great investigative journalist Seymour Hersh, in two previous articles in the London Review of Books («Whose Sarin?» And «The Red Line and the Rat Line») has reported that the Obama Administration falsely blamed the government of Syria’s Bashar al-Assad for the sarin gas attack that Obama was trying to use as an excuse to invade Syria; and Hersh pointed to a report from British intelligence saying that the sarin that was used didn’t come from Assad’s stockpiles.
Hersh also said that a secret agreement in 2012 was reached between the Obama Administration and the leaders of Turkey, Saudi Arabia, and Qatar, to set up a sarin gas attack and blame it on Assad so that the US could invade and overthrow Assad. What is Going on in Syria? What is going on in Syria? On the one hand, there was a temporary «ceasefire» to mark Eid al-Fitr and the end of Ramadan. John Kerry, the US Secretary of State, said there were discussions underway to extend it. Since the United States did not support the previous February ceasefire, one has to suppose that Kerry’s comments were just American jive. 14 Years After 9/11, the War on Terror Is Accomplishing Everything bin Laden Hoped It Would. Fourteen years later and do you even believe it? Did we actually live it? Are we still living it? And how improbable is that?
Iraq and Afghanistan Wars Have Cost $75,000 Per American Household. HOUSTON (MainStreet) — The crippled, dysfunctional country of Iraq is crumbling. Sunni extremists are marching to Baghdad while Kurdish militants are claiming points north. American armed and trained Iraqi government security forces are cowering in the face of the assaults. While President Obama considers a military response, the toll of nearly 4,500 U.S. troops lost in "Operation Iraqi Freedom" is still very fresh on American's minds.
A study released last year by Linda J. Noam Chomsky: The US, Not Iran, Poses Greatest Threat to World Peace. In a speech Saturday at The New School in New York, Noam Chomsky explained why he believes the US poses the greatest threat to world peace. "[The United States] is a rogue state, indifferent to international law and conventions, entitled to resort to violence at will. … Take, for example, the Clinton Doctrine - namely, the United States is free to resort to unilateral use of military power, even for such purposes as to ensure uninhibited access to key markets, energy supplies and strategic resources - let alone security or alleged humanitarian concerns. And adherence to this doctrine is very well confirmed and practiced, as need hardly be discussed among people willing to look at the facts of current history.
" Chomsky also explained why he believes the US and its closest allies, namely Saudi Arabia and Israel, are undermining prospects for peace in the Middle East. Why Obama Prioritizes Ousting Assad Over Defeating Syria’s Jihadists (I) Dr Christina Lin, a leading young scholar on jihadist groups, opens her April 8th commentary at Asia Times: «In a blunder reeking of the fallout caused by supplying Stinger anti-aircraft missiles to 1980s mujahideen in Afghanistan, civilian airline passengers are now under threat from Syrian jihadists armed with portable surface-to-air missiles (MANPADS). Reports say some American-backed jihadi groups are being equipped with US-made MANPADS.