Category Archive: Middle East

David Rovics On Palestine: The word you need to know is “OCCUPATION”

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Denver: Stop the massacre in Gaza!

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Prayer and March for Gaza in Denver Saturday at 12:45pm Colorado State Capitol in Denver, Colorado254 people are going

Senate panel doubles money for Israel’s Iron Dome

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[USA bankrolling the genocide against the Palestinians. Typical imperialism. -- NP] Senate panel doubles money for Israel’s Iron Dome WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. Senate panel has backed a defense spending bill that… Continue reading

We resolutely condemn the latest Israeli airstrikes and stand with Palestine

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We resolutely condemn the latest Israeli airstrikes and stand with Palestine (http://pentrucomunism.wordpress.com) We resolutely condemn the latest Israeli airstrikes against the blockaded territory of Gaza in which at least 15 Palestinian civilians have… Continue reading

Bahrain summons top opposition leader for questioning: Wefaq

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[The USA claims to support democracy, yet it props up several dictatorships across the world, including the sectarian dictatorship ion Bahrain that has been violently suppressing its people. --NP] Bahrain summons top opposition… Continue reading

Remembering the past: Bangladeshi fighters for Palestine of the 1980s

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Remembering the past: Bangladeshi fighters for Palestine of the 1980s By: Yazan al-Saadi (http://english.al-akhbar.com/) Published Thursday, July 3, 2014 A photograph and a grave. These are two relics of a time, now mostly… Continue reading

Obama seeks $500M to train, equip Syrian rebels

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[The imperialist plan is to stir up sectarian rivalry thus weakening anti-imperial resistance, while at the same time trying to eventually put into place subservient comprador regimes. Oppose all US intervention in the… Continue reading

Israel elected to leadership of UN committee on “Decolonization”

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Israel elected to leadership of UN committee on “Decolonization” by Ali Abunimah (http://electronicintifada.net) Just when it appeared that the United Nations could not be more ineffective in protecting Palestinian rights and holding Israel… Continue reading

The War Nerd: Here’s everything you need to know about “too extreme for Al Qaeda” I.S.I.S.

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[Good information. The tactical information is very good, even if the politics is a bit off. --NP] The War Nerd: Here’s everything you need to know about “too extreme for Al Qaeda” I.S.I.S.… Continue reading

Obama Announces About 275 Troops Deploying To Iraq

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[Imperialism returns to Iraq. The policy of the USA is to keep the Shia and Sunni engaged in sectarian conflicts that weaken the entire region, thus making it easier to control and exploit.… Continue reading

The Lack of Major Wars May Be Hurting Economic Growth

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[Capitalism is a war machine. Not only do the capitalists need wars to suppress its enemies, including the masses of the Third World, the system itself uses war as a way to create… Continue reading

US warship arrives in Gulf with Marines, aircraft

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[Imperialism on the move. Imperialism is doing everything it can to weaken both Iraq and Syria. Imperialism is still targeting Iran. It is the duty of all people of good conscience to oppose… Continue reading