“The Foreign agenda” …whenever you hear of it, be sure that the people in power are in trouble.
The council on foreign relations, one of the think tanks seen as a major contributor to the forecasting of the White House foreign policies, has lately published an opinion piece that says “Time to attack Iran”.
The Department of Homeland Security makes fake Twitter and Facebook profiles for the specific purpose of scanning the networks for ‘sensitive’ words – and tracking people who use them.
“Who’s going to object to referring to the Sunni insurgency in post-war Iraq as yet another attack by al-Qaeda?”
Egyptian Blogger and activist Alaa Abd El-Fattah released from prison.
Is it a cause for rejoicing, or is it too late to resuscitate a dying revolution?
“If the nativity to you is nothing more than a fairytale, how do you handle Christmas?”
“Take away fear, and the battle of Freedom is half won.” – William Ralph Inge: The End of an Age
“we lost the square” one activist tweeted… president Mubarak is due to make a speech any minute now.
An Islamic cleric based in Europe said that women should not be close to bananas or cucumbers, in order to avoid any “sexual thoughts.”
Mr. Gingrich has every right to brownnose, kiss ass and suck up to whomever he likes, he has the right to relinquish his national identity and pride … but he has no right to strip the Palestinians of that pride and identity while doing so.
Mustafa Tamimi, 27, was critically injured on Friday in the village of Nabi Saleh when an Israeli soldier fired a tear gas canister directly at his head from a short distance.
“Aliaa Elmahdy, the 20-year-old college student was there, chanting with the Tahrir comrades songs of liberty while passionately beholding what she thought the dawn of her freedom.”
An Interview with Dr. Ashraf Ezzat
By Angie Tibbs,Co-Editor of Dissident Voice / December 5th, 2011
Dr. Ashraf Ezzat, medical doctor and journalist (Pyramidion) was one of hundreds of thousands Egyptians occupying Tahrir Square in late January/early February of 2011. Ten months later Egyptian people are once again back on the streets despite a deadly crackdown by security forces. I interviewed Dr. Ezzat via e-mail about the revolution then and now.
Within 10 years of the ban being lifted, a Shura council report claimed, there would be “no more virgins” in the Islamic kingdom.
There is not much left of Palestine, except may be for some memories. Yes, this is it, memories … why they don’t get together to reminisce on the past. The good old days of Nakba and the glorious 6 day war when Israel with the help of American friends really f***ed the Palestinians.