Category Archives: Military

Gaza

by Sudeep Sen   Soaked in blood, children, their heads blown out even before they are formed.   Gauze, gauze, more gauze — interminable lengths not long enough to soak   all the blood in Gaza. A river of blood … Continue reading

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Some Deaths Really Matter 

The Disproportionate Coverage of Israeli And Palestinian Killings By Media Lens July 03, 2014 “ICH” – “Media Lens” - Israeli deaths matter much more than Palestinian deaths. This has long been a distinguishing feature of Western news media reporting on the Middle East. … Continue reading

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Eighteen

“I think it is natural to expect the caged bird to be angry at those who imprisoned her. But if she understands that she has been imprisoned and that the cage is not her rightful place, then she has every … Continue reading

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Viral Occupation

Cameras and Networked Human Rights in the West Bank by Rebecca L. Stein | published March 20, 2013 When I film, I feel like the camera protects me. But it’s an illusion. —Emad Burnat, West Bank Palestinian and co-director, 5 Broken Cameras A … Continue reading

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The message sent by America’s invisible victims

As two more Afghan children are liberated (from their lives) by NATO this weekend, a new film examines the effects of endless US aggression  Glenn Greenwald guardian.co.uk, Sunday 31 March 2013 Air strikes in Afghanistan killed 51 Afghan children in 2012, the … Continue reading

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50 years of independence

The 1971 memory project I am starting this project with the hope that people across the globe can help me identify and hopefully trace as many people as possible in these photographs. I shall be regularly uploading images and linking … Continue reading

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The Blood Telegram: Nixon, Kissinger and a Forgotten Genocide.

 By Gary Bass. The Economist UNTIL 1971 Pakistan was made up of two parts: west and east. Both Muslim-dominated territories were born out of India’s bloody partition 24 years earlier, though they existed awkwardly 1,600km apart, divided by hostile Indian … Continue reading

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Open letter to President Barack Obama

From one Nobel Peace Laureate to another Adolfo Pérez Esquivel ALAI, América Latina en Movimiento Hear the outcry of the peoples! The situation in Syria is an object of serious preoccupation and once more the United States, assuming the role of … Continue reading

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Syria: Stop another senseless war

They did it once and look where they got us. Do not let the hawks lead us into another meaningless slaughter. Their profit must not come at the cost of our peace. Regarding the facts: Talking Points from Phyllis Bennis, Director, … Continue reading

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