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Public opinion in Europe opposes use of force against Russia

June 11th, 2015 (0)
The world is fed up with war, and the latest poll taken in Europe is a clear example of that. It is also clear that Europeans are not as worried as Americans are regarding their security. Most Europeans do ...

Activists denounce death of over 230,000 people in Syria

June 10th, 2015 (0)
At least 230,618 people have died in Syria since the start of the civil war in March 2011. Of this total, around 70,000 were civilians. Those are the numebrs revealed today by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. Among ...

GDP is an insufficient measure of true economic growth

June 9th, 2015 (0)
High levels of economic growth are not enough to eradicate poverty. Economic growth has bee at zero percent or lower for two or three years in a row in most of the western world. Cooked government numbers say that ...

Simon Peres summons Netanyahu to decide on two-State solution

June 8th, 2015 (0)
Former Israeli president, Shimon Peres, urged Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, to clarify whether he is in favor or against a two-state solution to end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Peace negotiations can be resumed at any time, as Palestinian President, Mahmoud ...

The EU is teetering as more Europeans Reject Brussels’ Rule

June 8th, 2015 (0)
The erosion of European unity is not new and is not only coming from the possibility that the UK exits or that Greece collapses, but of a generalized societal rejection from the average European who feels increasingly detached from ...

Turkish Newspaper: Turkey shipped weapons and jihadists into Syria

June 5th, 2015 (0)
Cumhuriyet Challenges Erdogan’s attempt to Censor the press. The same newspaper that leaked details about Turkey’s moves to arm Syrian rebels has now leaked information about how the Erdogan administration, through its intelligence arm, also coordinated the movement of ...

Ukraine authorizes invasion of foreign troops on its territory

June 4th, 2015 (0)
Meanwhile, the head of the Russian Foreign Ministry blamed Kiev for wanting to “submit the fate of entire people in the eastern region,” referring to ethnic Russians who live in the rebel regions of Donetsk and Lugansk, and thereby ...

Palestine’s Diplomatic Intifada

June 4th, 2015 (0)
Despite recent rockets flying across the Arab-Israeli border, Palestinians prefer to speak of “diplomatic intifada” against the blockade of the peace negotiations led by Netanyahu’s extremist coalition government. The Israelis complain, however, that attempts to delegitimize the Jewish state ...

NSA Spying: Is a bad deal better than no deal?

June 3rd, 2015 (0)
The symbolic step taken to go from Patriot Act provisions to Freedom Act regulations is insignificant in the effort to protect privacy. If anyone believed that letting three Patriot Act provisions expire meant real change in the way the ...

Israel not serious about Middle East Peace Process

June 3rd, 2015 (0)
“The international community does not believe Benjamin Netanyahu really wants a two-state solution,” warns Obama. Since Israel was intalled in the Middle East, the United States government, regardless of what party is in power, has been the strongest ally ...

Another round of fake environmental concern

June 2nd, 2015 (0)
Transnational oil corporations are just one group of many that bear responsibility for the destruction of the environment, yet, they love to appear as if they are concerned about the health of the planet. Big Oil has been behind ...

Otra ronda de falsa preocupación ambiental

June 2nd, 2015 (0)
Corporaciones petroleras transnacionales son sólo un grupo de muchos que son responsables por la destrucción del medio ambiente, sin embargo, les encanta aparecer como si están preocupados por la salud del planeta. Las petroleras han estado detrás de los ...

Você realmente entende o câncer?

June 1st, 2015 (0)
Deixe-me explicar e ser o mais direto possível: câncer não é uma doença. É um sintoma que alerta que algo não está bem em seu corpo. Assim como febre e sonolência alertam que você pode estar gripado, tumores e ...

Patriot Act provisions expire after Senate fails to approve extension

June 1st, 2015 (0)
Section 215, which enabled bulk collection of phone, Internet and business records is no longer in effect, but will this really mean the end of massive surveillance program? Let’s be honest, the NSA will not stop spying on Americas ...

¿Realmente entiendes el cáncer?

May 29th, 2015 (0)
Voy a explicar y ser tan directo como pueda: El cáncer no es una enfermedad. Es un síntoma que alerta de que algo no está bien en su cuerpo. Así como la alta temperatura y la somnolencia alertan de ...