Category Archive: civil liberties

Turkey’s nationalist ‘Gray Wolves’ enter Syrian fray

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[Turkey, like the Gulf States and Israel, are allied with the USA against the Syria people. Fascism is on the move.. — MP] Turkey’s nationalist ‘Gray Wolves’ enter Syrian fray by Fehim Taştekin… Continue reading

A Fight for Land and Livelihood

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by Ahmad Ibrahim PHOTOS: KAZI TAHSIN AGAZ APURBO (http://www.thedailystar.net/) Mondagini Bakti stands in front of me with her left hand on her hip and her right hand outstretched towards the light, her palm… Continue reading

Isil ‘kidnaps at least 400 people’ in heavy clashes at key Syrian city

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[More barbarism from ISIS, an organization that has been propped up and supported in various ways by the United States and the Gulf States, especially Saudi Arabia. – NP] Isil ‘kidnaps at least… Continue reading

Iranians are no longer allowed to make the pilgrimage to Mecca.

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Iranians are no longer allowed to make the pilgrimage to Mecca. by Elaine Teng (https://newrepublic.com/) In a further escalation in tensions with Saudi Arabia, the Iranian government today banned its citizens from making the annual trip to Islam’s holiest city, a journey required at… Continue reading

Hopes, and Homes, Crumbling on Indian Tea Plantations

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by Max Bearak (NYtimes.com) NAHORANI TEA ESTATE, India — For a century and a half, Madhu Munda’s forebears toiled on the same tea plantation that she lives and works on now. Belonging to… Continue reading

A People’s History of Churchillian Madness

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A People’s History of Churchillian Madness by ELLIOT MURPHY (counterpunch.org) This year marked the 60th anniversary of the end of the Second World War, which is almost universally seen in Britain as purely… Continue reading

Banksy reminds the world that Steve Jobs was a son of a Syrian migrant

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[Whatever one may think of Steve Jobs, it is important to remind people of the many contributions migrants have made to human society. It is important oppose the xenophobia and racism of people… Continue reading

Islamic State is building a ‘retreat zone’ in Libya with 3000 fighters, say UN experts

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[The Islamic State’s momentum is waning. ISIS is a movement that was, in part, created by Empire. If IS is defeated in Syria and Iraq, IS will retreat mostly to Libya, where the… Continue reading

Western ally Saudi Arabia sentenced a Palestinian poet to death for renouncing Islam

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[Just shows that human rights mean nothing to the imperialists. The imperialists violate human rights as they please — NP] Western ally Saudi Arabia sentenced a Palestinian poet to death for renouncing Islam… Continue reading

The Islamic State claims it now has a ‘regional leader’ in Bengal, meaning Bangladesh

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[With the recent chaos caused by the war criminals who use Islam as a mask, Bangladesh may be the next victim of the Islamic State and its imperialist puppet masters — NP] The… Continue reading

Beware of These 10 Popular Chocolate Brands that Exploit Child Slaves

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[Although boycotts aren’t a good tool for social change, this article contains important truth behind imperialist corporations and First World lifestyles. Sweet tooths are based on slavery. -LL] Beware of These 10 Popular… Continue reading

Report: ISIS Beheads Senior Hamas Operative in Syria

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[ISIS attacking the Palestinian movement – NP] (israelnationalnews.com) By Ari Soffer Sheikh Abu Salah Taha believed to be among scores of Palestinians executed in Yarmouk; image of severed head posted online. Among the… Continue reading