Category Archive: prisoners

CIA torture more ‘brutal and sadistic’ than Senate report disclosed

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[This is disturbing, but not at all surprising news about the infamous CIA torture program at Guantanamo Bay.  Even still, the imperialists continue to try to justify this barbarism on the grounds of… Continue reading

NGO accuses Israel of systematic abuse of Palestinian kids

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[For most people even remotely connected to the left, the abuse of Palestinian children by the hands of the Zionists has been blatantly evident for many years.  Although this article liberally uses terms… Continue reading

Obama Unveils ‘New Approach’ On Cuba As Former Foes Chart New Course

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[The USA ends its embargo. This is a mixed blessing. It will allow people in Cuba a higher standard of living, but it will also increase US influence in Cuba. Obama certainly justified… Continue reading

Industrial band Skinny Puppy demand $666,000 after music is used in Guantánamo torture

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(http://www.theguardian.com/) A Canadian electro-industrial band is asking for thousands of dollars in royalties after learning that the US military used their music to torture prisoners at Guantánamo Bay. Skinny Puppy claim they filed… Continue reading

Torture Report Incomplete as Key Documents Remain Withheld

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Philippines refuses to free 2 top communist rebels

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[Imperialists and their agents acting in bad faith, typical. –NP] Philippines refuses to free 2 top communist rebels MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine officials said Sunday that they would not release two leaders… Continue reading

Convictions of 5 Italians thrown out in CIA case

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[The CIA illegally kidnaps, and tortures people in secret prisons.No due process. No trails. This is the “democracy” of imperialism. — NP] Convictions of 5 Italians thrown out in CIA case ROME (AP)… Continue reading

Rights group raises alarm over migrants in Qatar

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[More abuse of migrant workers by the reactionary Gulf States that are propped up and supported by the USA. Just goes to show how little they and imperialism care little for human rights. … Continue reading

Saudi expulsions leave broken dreams in Africa and Asia

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[Saudi Arabia is a reactionary state, an instrument of imperialism in the Middle East. It is one of the biggest US allies in the region. Saudi Arabia promotes its reactionary version of Islam… Continue reading

Israel police kill Palestinian in raid on illegal migrants

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[Israel is a racist society with racism officially sanctioned in its apartheid laws and Constitution. Israel would not exist without the USA. The USA sends massive military and economic aid to Israel to… Continue reading

Jordan urged to end military trials of protesters

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[Jordan’s dictatorship is propped up by the United States. The United States claims to support democracy, yet the United States supports some of the most reactionary monarchies and dictatorships in the Middle East. … Continue reading

Nepal envoy recalled after Qatar ‘open jail’ remarks

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[Qatar is a country with a wealthy domestic population. Qatar imports much of its labor force from impoverished Third World countries like Nepal. It is interesting to note that the Nepalese official who… Continue reading