Identifying the military attacks on Yemen by American-supported Arab nations as war crimes was long overdue. The bombings of the Arab coalition, led by Saudi Arabia, which killed at least 65 civilians four days ago in the Yemeni city of Moja could constitute a war crime, Human Rights Watch reported today. In a statement, HRW
With every new day the depths of societal disintegration deepens. With the systemic dismantling of the value of individual life, the total dissolution of a moral existence hastens. What better example of this pattern of out-and-out evil is more evident than the recent expressions of selling body parts of aborted babies? Yes, conception and development
By: Ron Paul Institute | The recent undercover video showing a Planned Parenthood official negotiating for the sale of the organs of aborted babies has caused a firestorm of outrage. But both political parties will use this scandal for political gain. Ron Paul remembers from Congress the bipartisan deal allowing US funding of abortions worldwide. And
(The Real Agenda) Victims of pedophilia reveal abuses by known British politicians who have been protected by the system. Absolute power corrupts. The highest levels of corruption are usually seen when people in powerful positions become so drunk with power that they have to double down on their level of corruption to satisfy their sick minds.
Most of us feel sad when we see or hear of some tragedy… usually intensifying when it either affects a loved one or a neighbor. Even if it is a scene from far away, whereupon a train or plane crashes, or perhaps lightning hits a child swimming, or a shark attacks someone… we feel sad.
Afshin Rattansi goes underground with James G. Connell III- attorney at the U.S Defence Department, who represents Aamar al-Baluchi. Aamar stands accused of financing 9/11, and the CIA-backed Hollywood film Zero Dark Thirty even based a character on him. James explains how Hollywood producers and directors works with the CIA, and why the U.S considers
Doctors were accused earlier of involvement in torture by: • monitoring and participating directly in torture procedures; • instructing interrogators to continue, adjust, or stop certain ones; • informing detainees that medical treatment depended on their cooperation; • performing medical checks before and after each transfer; and • treating the effects of torture as well as ailments and injuries during
Yemen is Obama’s war – premeditated genocidal aggression against 26 million Yemenis using Saudi-led terror bombing and suffocating blockade to his dirty work. The entire population is at risk. Official death and injury reports way understate reality. Casualties mount daily. Millions don’t have enough food to eat. They can’t get medical treatment for injuries and
Hardly anything gets me more upset than the in-your-face paedophelia issue: the disgustingly obvious truth of it, the massive cover up and denial, and most of all the prosecution and abuse by authorities of the very victims of these crimes. In any other universe these people would be cared for, lovingly listened to, and protected.
Saudi Arabia is one of the world’s most ruthless regimes. International law principles are systematically breached. The Kingdom is ruled by the despotic Saudi monarchy. Democracy is strictly forbidden. So are free and open expression, press freedom and regime criticism. Human Rights Watch’s 2015 World Report said ruling authorities “continued in 2014 to try, convict,
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 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
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
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
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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