With the Israeli assault on Gaza in its third week and the amount of civilian casualties still rising relentlessly, Israel’s ambassador to the US, Ron Dermer, had some warm words for his country’s troops.
Israel’s elaborate hasbara (propaganda) machine has done a sterling job over the years of distorting the truth and re-framing the Holy Land narrative to make the regime in Tel Aviv appear blameless and its war criminals sweetly innocent.
The latest developments regarding Syria are not remotely encouraging. A thoughtful editorial by the President of Russia in The New York Times (11 September 2013) has been belittled and ridiculed by political leaders in Washington, D.C.
Age Of Drones Spells Deep Long Term Trouble for USA as Billions of Global Citizens Reject Murder by XBox. While the USA sells its global drone murder program as more humane than traditional boots on the ground killings, the reality on the ground is that the USA is murdering innocent peoples in sovereign countries violating international law subverting and demolishing the once great U.S. global standing in the court of billions around the world; not the best way to win friends and influence people, ya think?
Even though the American Group Mind (AGM) has been successfully “Hived”, it’s hard for the Big Lies of the US Government (USG) to last forever thanks to the advent of the alternative news provided by the worldwide Internet.
On April 5, 2013, a 14-year-old boy with American and Palestinian citizenship was arrested by Israel; on April 11 he reached the military court at the Ofer Prison. It was an event which this website wouldn’t have missed the opportunity to comment on it; yet, that didn’t happen. Three days afterwards, Al Jazeera came out with the story, titling it “Israel arrests 14-year-old US citizen.”
Well, it looks like Obama is going to attack Syria with at most token opposition by the national antiwar organizations, as was the case when he “phoned in” the order to bomb the crap out of Libya back on March 19, 2011.
More than 30 top U.S. officials, including presidents G.W. Bush and Obama, are guilty of war crimes or crimes against peace and humanity “legally akin to those perpetrated by the former Nazi regime in Germany,” the distinguished American international law authority Francis Boyle charges.