Iran: Israel’s Attack on Khartoum Clear Violation of Int’l Laws

Iran: Israel’s Attack on Khartoum Clear Violation of Int’l Laws TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran on Thursday condemned Israel’s air strike on Sudanese capital city, Khartoum, and called it a clear violation of international laws. Aggressive action of the Zionist regime warplanes in bombing the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Wednesday is a clear violation of international rules…

Don’t let the torturer define torture

by Michael Zaharibu Dorrough This banner led a march in Santa Cruz in support of hunger striking prisoners on July 23, 2011. – Photo: Bradley@riseup.net. In the Crawford case (In re Crawford, 206 Cal.App.4th 1259 (2012)), won by Mutope Duguma (s/n James Crawford), the three-judge appeal panel ruled unanimously that the CDCR cannot confiscate mail…

Steve Champion ends hunger strike following indications he may be released from Adjustment Center

by Mary Ratcliff The Daily PEN American reported today in a story headlined “Steve Champion, PEN Prison Writing Award Winner, Hunger Strikes in San Quentin”: Steve Champion “Steve Champion, a prize-winning writer in the PEN Prison Writing contest, went on hunger strike in the Adjustment Center (solitary confinement) of San Quentin’s death row from Oct.…

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Free Norberto by vagabond © “Do not judge, or you too will be judged. For in the same way you judge others, you will be judged, and with the measure you use, it will be measured to you.” Matthew 7:1, 2 On November 14th, US held Puerto Rican political prisoner Norberto Gonzalez…

Nutritional Quality of Roasted, Salted Pumpkin Seeds and How to Make ~ Seasonal Fruits

Pumpkins are native to the Americas and have a long history of culinary use with the Native American Indians and in Mexico. Most of the fall crop is transformed into decorative jack-o’-lanterns–so many people have a ready source of these nutritious seeds. The next time you clean out a pumpkin, consider roasting the seeds for…

Dressed in ‘LF’ Flag, Zionist Agent Threatens to Kill from Beirut

SOURCE Covered with the Lebanese Forces flag, a well known Israeli collaborator said he was “ready to kill”, as he was taking part in Sunday’s events when March 14 militants and partisans tried to storm the Grand Serail in Downtown Beirut. Pierre Nammour, of Lebanese nationality, has been charged of spying for the Zionist entity…

Melissa Harris-Perry VS Alice Walker: Sista Courtier VS the Real Sista Citizen

  By BAR managing editor Bruce A. Dixon Professor Melissa Harris-Perry has an MSNBC show and a byline in The Nation as “Sister Citizen.” But what would the output of a “sista citizen” look like? Would it extol and praise the Great Man, excusing him from responsibilities and his own promises, or would it ask…

A Profitable Genocide: Rwanda and Uganda Annex Eastern Congo

  A Black Agenda Radio commentary by Glen Ford Another United Nations report has been leaked, documenting Uganda and Rwanda’s de facto annexation of the eastern Congo and complicity in a genocide that has claimed six million lives. “The blood of millions flows into the ground, while billions of dollars in minerals are extracted from…

Obama and Romney: Brothers of the Same Imperial Lodge

by BAR executive editor Glen Ford Monday’s performance by the top presidential contenders turned out to be a grand consensus on foreign policy. “There is not one ray of daylight between the two.” Since Obama and Romney have no substantive disagreements, the choice is simple: vote for – or against – the one you think…

“Assad Used in Great Geopolitical Game”

SOURCE   The process of transforming the geopolitical map of the Middle East is under way, and various outside players are seeking to secure their geopolitical footing, Russia Today quoted Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov as saying. The opponents of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad – both inside Syria and out – are attempting to turn…