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Pray For Palestine

Post by Hira Yılmaz. WE WILL NOT GO DOWN (Song for Gaza) A blinding flash of white light Lit up the sky over Gaza tonight People running for cover Not knowing whether they’re dead or alive They came with their tanks and their planes With ravaging fiery flames And nothing remains Just a voice rising … Continue reading Pray For Palestine

Blood On American's Hands US Provides Israel Weapons Used On Gaza

August 02, 2014 "ICH" - "Counterpunch" - The United States exported to Israel a substantial amount of the same types of weapons Israel is using to kill Gazans, a new analysis of US Census Bureau export data reveals. For example, in 2013, the United States sent Israel at least $196 million in parts for military … Continue reading Blood On American's Hands US Provides Israel Weapons Used On Gaza

Brian Eno On The Israel-Gaza Crisis: How Can You Justify Images Such As This?

When the musician Brian Eno saw a picture of a Palestinian man carrying the remains of his dead son in a plastic bag, he was moved to write a cri de coeur to his American friends, asking them to explain their country’s unconditional support for Israel. This is his letter – followed by the response … Continue reading Brian Eno On The Israel-Gaza Crisis: How Can You Justify Images Such As This?

The Senate-CIA Blowup Threatens A Constitutional Crisis

The allegations of CIA snooping on congressional investigators isn't just a scandal—the whole premise of secret government is in question. This morning, on C-SPAN, the foundation of the national security state exploded. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), the chair of the Senate intelligence committee, took to the Senate floor and accused the CIA of spying on … Continue reading The Senate-CIA Blowup Threatens A Constitutional Crisis

Democratic Presidential Candidate Accuses US Of Provoking Ukrainian Crisis

US Covert Action Diverting from the typical Western line against "Russia’s invasion of Crimea," former Ohio congressman and Democratic presidential candidate Dennis Kucinich said it was driven by covert action by the United States. Kucinich made the comments Tuesday evening while speaking to Fox News host Bill O’Reilly, arguing American meddling in Ukraine’s affairs is … Continue reading Democratic Presidential Candidate Accuses US Of Provoking Ukrainian Crisis

NATO War Crimes: Depleted Uranium Found In Libya By Scientists

In April 2011, a US Air Force Spokeswoman denied rumors that DU-loaded ammunition was being fired in Libya, but preferred not "to speculate on what may or may not be used in the future." The future is now. The use of DU in Libya has been certified by a group of independent scientists on the … Continue reading NATO War Crimes: Depleted Uranium Found In Libya By Scientists

U.S. Chemical Weapons Obama Wants To Use On The Syrian People

Public Health and Environmental Hazards Cruise missiles with depleted uranium on Libya The Same Cruise Missiles Used On Libya Are Those Poised For Use On Syria [Reposted in light of new scientific findings ascertaining NATO’s use of DU in Libya.] The military support for the Benghazi rebellion against the Tripoli dictator is provided to the … Continue reading U.S. Chemical Weapons Obama Wants To Use On The Syrian People

Stop U.S. Bombing Campaign: A Tribute To Syria

A Tribute To Syria Part II There is mounting international pressure to STOP President Obama's bombing campaign in Syria. International leaders and global citizens are seeking a political solution to the suffering of the Syrian people that does not include the advancement of more violence. Please join this effort by signing the AVAAZ.org Community Petition. … Continue reading Stop U.S. Bombing Campaign: A Tribute To Syria

Human Shield Formed To Protect Syria From Military Action

Take Action Today! Write and call your Senators and Representative. Tell Congress to vote NO on the Syria authorization for the use of military force. Syrians from all walks of life have joined a human shield campaign to help protect the country from potential foreign military action. A group of people, including artists and athletes, … Continue reading Human Shield Formed To Protect Syria From Military Action