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Saudis Terror-Bomb Yemeni World Heritage Site

Sanaa’s Old City is a World Heritage site – recognized by UNESCO in 1986. It’s been inhabited for over 2,500 years – a major Islamic center since the 7th century. It has 103 mosques, 14 hammans (bathhouses) and over 6,000 houses built before the 11th century. According to UNESCO: Sanaa’s Old City “is defined by


Saudi Blogger Imprisoned For Supporting Free Speech

Saudi Arabia is one of the world’s most repressive police states. Its barbarism is widely acknowledged. Fundamental rights guaranteed under international law are ruthlessly denied. Raif Badawi is a Saudi blogger. He was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment, 1,000 lashes (50 at a time), and a one million riyals fine (around $250,000) for championing free


Report: Hundreds Of Women A Children Forced Into Sex By United Nations “Peacekeepers” (VIDEO)

By: John Vibes | The Free Thought Project – This week, a report from the UN Office of Internal Oversight Services (OIOS), indicated that “peacekeepers” working in Haiti were guilty of raping Haitian women at an alarming rate. The report also indicated that a large number of the victims were underage. According to the report, there


Papillon At Abu Ghraib, Bagram And Gitmo

All our high school and college students should be made to read Henri Charriere’s 1969 memoir, Papillon, about his life in the penal colony at Devil’s Island in French Guiana, and then view Franklin Schaffner’s 1973 film of the same name. This writer first saw the film when it came out, and most recently read


Endless Nakba

  Palestinians are as powerless as Jews were in Nazi Germany. They’re denied fundamental rights everyone deserves. They face daily persecution, collective punishment, extrajudicial viciousness, economic strangulation and endless ethnic cleansing. Israel calls legitimate resistance and self-defense terrorism. Endless Nakba marks daily life in Palestine – Israel high crimes committed with impunity. Millions of Palestinians


Despotic Saudi Regime To Execute Prominent Cleric

  Saudi Arabia is notorious for public beheadings, whippings, torture, wars of aggression and other lawless actions. It remains America’s closest Arab ally. One rogue state supports another. Both partner in high crimes against peace. Syria and Yemen are Exhibits A and B. Shia cleric Sheikh Nimr Baqir al-Nimr is a prominent nonviolent regime critic.


Why Is Obama So Silent About The Vicious Persecution Of Christians All Over The Globe?

As you read this article, Christians are being openly persecuted in more than 60 nations.  Churches are being burned, believers are being hunted down and imprisoned, and violent mobs are beating and killing those that dare to say that Jesus is Lord.  And thanks to ISIS, the persecution of Christians has risen to frightening new


Saudis Using Banned Chemical Weapons In Yemen

Saudis are some of the world’s most ruthless figures. They rule with an iron fist. They tolerate no opposition. They partner with Washington’s regional wars. They were caught red-handed supplying Syrian takfiris with chemical weapons – used against defenseless civilians. They’re at it again. Overnight reports indicate they attacked Yemen’s Saada province with banned chemical


Millions Of Girls Given Vaccines Secretly Spiked With Sterilization Drugs

By: Kimberly Paxton | The Daily Sheeple – Although some might call it a conspiracy theory, the World Health Organization, UNICEF, and the United Nations have been accused for decades of trying to secretly reduce the world’s population by hiding contraceptives in vaccines that are purported to be for other purposes. In 1992, during a meeting


Blackwater Convictions Ignore US High Crimes Against Iraq

  On September 16, 2007, US hired Blackwater mercenaries murdered 17 Iraqi civilians in Baghdad’s Nisour Square. Without provocation, they opened fire on cars carrying families. They had little reason to think they’d be held accountable. Washington grants so-called private military contractors (PMCs) blanket immunity. Paul Bremer’s Order 17 authorized it. The exception proves the


A Yemeni's Call For Help

No one understands the horrors of US imperial wars better than victims experiencing it. Overnight Tuesday, a Yemeni national emailed this call for help, saying: “Dear Mr Stephen, In the name of humanity and what you believe in, we call upon you to transfer our sufferings and make influential humanitarian INGOs, scholars, decision makers all


UN Denounces Israeli Abuses Against Detained Palestinian Children

500 children were killed and hundreds of thousands were found to be psychologically unstable after the last Israeli attack in Gaza. The UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, Makarim Wibisono, called on Israel to “cease the abuse of lots of kids” that the Israeli regime holds in


Pedophilia In Britain ‘Woven Into The Fabric Of Society’

May said Britons still do not appreciate the “true scale of that abuse”. As the UK has launched a new-judge led inquiry panel to investigate a pedophile ring operated in 1980s, the Home Secretary warns the allegations are just a “tip of an iceberg” and the problem is “woven, covertly, into the fabric of our


European Union Condemns Israel For Demolishing Palestinian Shelters

The representative at the office of the European Union in Jerusalem showed her disapproval for the demolition orders issued by the Israeli authorities of two temporary shelters in the West Bank that had been subsidized by the EU community. “We condemn the demolition of two shelters funded by the European Union in Area C as


Gitmo In Chicago: CIA Blacksites In U.S.

What London’s Guardian reported on Tuesday is shocking, disturbing, yet unsurprising given the scourge of neocon fascist governance in America. Washington’s war on humanity at home and abroad should be a wakeup call for everyone. Wars without end rage against one nation after another. Independent ones are targeted for regime change. Washington’s goal is total


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