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US Politics & Gov't

Obama's Inauspicious Beginning -
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: israel, middle-east, palestine, violence, war, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', obama, government, americans, usa )

- 1905 days ago -
With George Bush now dumped into the dustbin of history, millions of people around the world are hoping that the new American president Barak H. Obama will make a genuine departure from the conspicuously criminal policies that characterized his predecesso
Obama: True Friend of Israel
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: israel, middle-east, palestine, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', obama, americans, democrats, government, politics, republicans, bush )

- 1905 days ago -
Among the Democrats' goody-two-shoes student types, though, Obama is exceptional. I wouldn't be surprised at all if he were a straight-A student throughout his school years. Also, I bet he always wanted to sit in the front row, though guessing by his heig
22 Afghan Civilians Killed in US-Led Op-Including Women and Children
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Afghanistan, USA, terrorism, troops, military, crime, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

- 1906 days ago -
Afghan authorities say a US-led operation has killed at least 22 civilians, while the coalition forces say they targeted militants. Local legislators said the Friday night raid in eastern Afghanistan had killed civilians including women an
Israel Urges US Not to Rule Out Military Option in Iran
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: israel, usa, violence, iran, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, politics )

- 1983 days ago -
Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak on Friday issued a thinly veiled call for the United States not to rule out the possibility of a military strike against Iran because of its nuclear ambitions. Skip related content Related photos / videos Enlarge photo
Okinawa Mixes Pragmatism, Anger Over U.S. Military
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Japan, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', americans, freedoms, military, lies, u.s. )

- 2228 days ago -
NAHA, Japan (Reuters) - Chieko Sakihara would like the thousands of U.S. troops stationed on her home island of Okinawa to leave, but she's not holding her breath.Tough it out!!!!!
Dear Senator Clinton: About Those Palestinian Textbooks...
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, Clinton, israel, middle-east, palestine, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', gazastrip )

- 2260 days ago -
I'm sure you remember that on 14 June 2001 you co-authored with your fellow Senator from the great state of New York, Charles Schumer, a letter to President Bush, praising him for his Administration's attempts to arrange a ceasefire between Israelis and P
Operation Iraqi Freedom Enslaved Iraqi Women
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, woman, propaganda, lies, iraq, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, death, freedoms, middle-east, bush, bushadministration )

- 2261 days ago -
....Since the invasion, many women have been executed, assaulted, raped or released only after their families paid considerable ransom money. Serious threats and deadly attacks have forced Christians and Muslims to wear the veil and quit their jobs, and t
'US the Biggest Producer of Terror'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, troops, violence, middle-east, terror, americans, crime, death, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', abuse, bushadministration, crime, military, iraq )

- 2264 days ago -
"The lack of security is a direct result of the occupation," resident Abu Ali told IPS. "The Americans crossed thousands of miles to destroy our home and kill our men. They are the reason for all our disasters." "Now, Iraqis know that behind the U.S. smi
Bush's Other War
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, africa, politics, death, research, health, humans, media, lies )

- 2265 days ago -
Protecting our nation from the dangers of a new century requires more than good intelligence and a strong military," Bush said. "It also requires changing the conditions that breed resentment and allow extremists to prey on despair. So America is using it
Bush's "Vision" Is Palestine's Nightmare
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bush, usa, war, middle-east, palestine, israel, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms, Refugees&Relief )

- 2286 days ago -
US President George W. Bush landed in Israel yesterday on his first presidential trip to the country. He participated in a press conference in Jerusalem with Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, what both men termed a "historic" and "monumental" occasion.
U.S. Astonished By Saudi Rape Victim Sentence
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, middle-east )

- 2333 days ago -
WASHINGTON - The State Department expressed astonishment Tuesday about a Saudi court's sentence of six months in jail and 200 lashes for a woman who was gang raped.
YouTube - Robert F. Kennedy - Mindless Menace Of Violence - Applies to Today   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: robert f kennedy, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'PEACE!' )

- 2334 days ago -
we seemingly tolerate a rising level of violence that ignores our common humanity and our claims to civilization alike. We calmly accept newspaper reports of civilian slaughter in far-off lands. We glorify killing on movie and television screens
UN Human Rights Expert Says Close Gitmo
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bush, cheney, bushadministration, 'warcrimes', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', torture, terrorism, lies, government, dishonesty, crime, cover-up, corruption )

- 2359 days ago -
The UN's independent investigator on human rights in the fight against terrorism, Martin Scheinin has called for the closure of the Guantanamo Bay prison camp in Cuba.
We Can Change
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 'PEACE!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics, GoodNews, poverty, sharing, hope, MarshalPlan )

- 2376 days ago -
A different world is possible. To accomplish such a transformation, we must break with old habits and defy the opinion makers about what is and is not possible. This takes authentic global vision, a consciousness .... more
Deaths Reported in Myanmar Crackdown
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'PEACE!', violence, world, HumanRights, deaths, bushadministration, media )

- 2393 days ago -
NEW: Reports indicate several protesters killed by Myanmar security forces NEW: Myanmar ruling junta acknowledges one death, AP reports

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