Konstantin Dolgov, the Russian Foreign Ministry's Special Representative for Human Rights, Democracy and the Rule of Law, has urged the EU countries to investigate the alleged operation of CIA-run torture facilities in Europe, often referred to as "blac
While much of the rest of the world watches the Gaza war in horror and scrambles for a cease-fire, U.S. lawmakers are pressing the Obama administration to take no action that puts pressure on Israel to halt its military operations.
World history is filled with empires, e.g. the Roman and Byzantine empires, the European colonial empires, ... the Arab Caliphate and Ottoman Empire, the Soviet Union ... These historic empires have one thing in common: they no longer exist.
CMUs exist to cut off prisoners from the outside world. The prisoners' every word is recorded. They are strip-searched before and after each visit from loved ones (in case they write messages on their body). Letters are severely restricted; ...
America's four-decade war on drugs is responsible for many casualties, but the criminalization of marijuana has been perhaps the most destructive part of that war. The toll can be measured in dollars -- billions of which are thrown away each year...
Israel denies striking Gaza's main hospital and a playground, where seven children have been killed. Last updated: 28 Jul 2014 20:01 Missiles have struck several sites in Gaza, including a park inside a refugee camp and an outpatient building of the stri
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has called for the continuation of aggression on the besieged Gaza Strip despite international calls for the termination of Israeli "massacre" in the blockaded enclave.
There is also much other information that now appears to have been buried - or not followed up on.
Fascinating viewing. It may contain more truth than what we're still being fed by the global media and various governments.
Amnesty Intl. France & La Boîte à Bulles have published a 128-page French language graphic novel entitled 'Panthers in the Hole.' Co-authors David Cénou and Bruno Cénou illustrate what Amnesty France describes as "la tragique histoire des Trois d'Angola."
Dr Luntz cites as an example of an "effective Israeli sound bite" one which reads: "I particularly want to reach out to Palestinian mothers who have lost their children. No parent should have to bury their child."