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Israeli Brutality – Jailing Children

Israel has jailed an angel… Agencies | 14 Rabi uth Thani 1436/05 February 2015 A 14-year-old schoolgirl jailed for trying to attack Israeli soldiers has become a symbol of Palestinian anger over the arrests of children in the occupied territories. The two-month sentence for Malak Al-Khatib, who was accused of …

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Letter from a Muslim Sister

   ‘If you are not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing the oppressing” There are journalists who report the truth and even risk their lives in doing so. Some have been imprisoned and some have even been killed …

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World fails to honour Gaza pledges

Shoks Mnisi Mzolo – Cii News | 11 Rabi uth Thani 1436/02 February 2015 Last Ramadaan, Palestinians in the Gaza Strip and, to an extent, West Bank, took a pounding from Israel terror. That onslaught, part of Israel’s genocidal project to rid indigenous Palestinians of their land, took an estimated 2,150 …

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Gorbachev Warns Ukraine Could Ignite World War III

By Niles Williamson 31 January, 2015 WSWS.org Mikhail Gorbachev, the last president of the Soviet Union, accused the United States Thursday of initiating a new Cold War with Russia and expressed fears that the conflict could escalate into a nuclear Third World War. Gorbachev made his comments as fighting escalated …

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Dear Syria: From One Refugee To Another

By Ramzy Baroud 29 January, 2015 Countercurrents.org Whenever the word ‘refugee’ is uttered, I think of my mother. When Zionist militias began their systematic onslaught and ‘cleansing’ of the Palestinian Arab population of historic Palestine in 1948, she, along with her family, ran away from the once peaceful village of …

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Greek election outcome

Greek election outcome a revolt against the IMF and World Bank’s global economic tyranny Shoks Mnisi Mzolo – Cii News | 06 Rabi uth Thani 1436/28 January 2015 Socialists have taken over in the troubled Greece, where capitalist policies have worsened poverty levels and drove joblessness up. Syriza, a socialist movement, …

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The French have no one to blame but themselves

  Opinion | Guest Contributor | 2015.01.26   I could never condone the attacks on Charlie Hebdo. As a Muslim I am against a kangaroo court justice system and individuals are not allowed to take matters into their own hands. However, I do believe the editor and cartoonist are certainly …

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British Have Invaded 193 Countries

Make  26 January ( Australia Day, Invasion Day) British Invasion Day By Dr Gideon Polya 23 January, 2015 Countercurrents.org In the last 2 millennia the British have invaded 193 out of 203 present-day countries (195 UN-recognized nations and 8 non-UN-recognized self-governing countries) as compared to the French 80,  the US …

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Lessons That Hollande Failed To Learn From W. Bush’s Plunders

By Ramzy Baroud 23 January, 2015 Countercurrents.org Francois Hollande is not a popular president. No matter how hard the ‘socialist’ leader tries to impress, there never seems to be a no solid constituency that backs him. He attempted to mask his initial lack of experience in foreign affairs with a …

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