“The Foreign agenda” …whenever you hear of it, be sure that the people in power are in trouble.Read more "Raid on Egypt NGOs: The Old Regime is Back in Business"
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”.Read more "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.Read more "US Spies could be Tracking you on Twitter & facebook"
“Who’s going to object to referring to the Sunni insurgency in post-war Iraq as yet another attack by al-Qaeda?”Read more "Mainstream Media keeps al-Qaeda Myth Alive."
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?”Read more "An atheist at Christmas: Oh come all ye faithless"
“Take away fear, and the battle of Freedom is half won.” – William Ralph Inge: The End of an AgeRead more "The Last and Gloomy Pages of Egypt revolution."
“we lost the square” one activist tweeted… president Mubarak is due to make a speech any minute now.Read more "Egypt’s Activists Bid Farewell to the Revolution"
An Islamic cleric based in Europe said that women should not be close to bananas or cucumbers, in order to avoid any “sexual thoughts.”Read more "Islamic Cleric Warns Cucumbers too Sexy for Women"
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.Read more "Grab a Pen Mr. Gingrich, it’s Time for your History Lesson"
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.Read more "West Bank: Palestinian shot in the face with tear gas canister"
“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.”Read more "Aliaa Elmahdy’s crucifixion in Tahrir Square"
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.Read more "Inside the Egyptian Revolution"
Within 10 years of the ban being lifted, a Shura council report claimed, there would be “no more virgins” in the Islamic kingdom.Read more "Prostitution & homosexuality to prevail in Saudi if women drive"
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.Read more "Panetta: Israel & Palestine must ‘Get to the Damn Bed’"