We are more than 50 Israelis who were once soldiers and now declare our refusal to be part of the reserves. We oppose the Israeli Army and the conscription law. Partly, that's because we revile the current military operation.
Impeachment is the final fantasy for obsessive hyper-partisans. But some Democrats are exploiting the craziness as a fundraising call to arms. Silly season has started--and both parties are trying to fund-raise off the fringe.
The Obama Administration should use all legal means available to suspend deportations and expand deferred action to immigrants who would have qualified for legalization under the Senate's immigration bill blocked by House Republicans.
A large amount of the USA soldiers Have PTSD: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. This is known in Pentagon as well in the White House. The soldiers get treatment = medication when they are on the field in war mostly in Middle East.
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."
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.
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...
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.
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."
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.
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
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; ...
Adding a layer of irony to last week's embarrassing performance -- you know, when a U.S. congressman mistook a non-white U.S. official for a foreigner -- the Indian-American woman testifying once was a staffer on the same committee.