Stop the war on Gaza! Victory to the people of Palestine!

UhuruNews Published Nov 15, 2012 Hamas supporters attend a rally in Gaza City The African People’s Socialist Party and the Uhuru Movement stand with the peoples of the world in condemning Israel’s recent air strikes on Gaza and the brutal assassination of a leading figure in the Palestinian resistance movement, Hamas military commander Ahmed al-Jabari.…

Israel War Atrocities

[Source] Beginning at 3:35 pm today, the Gaza Strip has been shaken by several Israeli army attacks from drones, apaches, F-16s, and naval vessels. One of the first people killed was Ahmed al-Jabari, chief of staff of Hamas’ military wing. Palestinian factions vowed revenge, and their armed wings have fired dozens of rockets towards Israel.…

The US-Middle East Connection: Interests, Attitudes and Images

Mohamed El Mansour © 2004, Mohamed El Mansour [Source] In this article the influential Moroccan historian provides a history of the role of the United States in the Middle East and North Africa. The essay provides and excellent introductory survey, beginning with the recognition of the young American republic by Morocco in the 19th century…

Occupy Sandy, from relief to resistance

by Yotam Marom Rockaway Park residents volunteering with Occupy Sandy take a break in front of the YANA Community Center. Two weeks ago I was in my hometown of Hoboken, New Jersey, wading waist deep in a murky combination of floodwater, oil and sewage. More than a week later, after finally getting unstuck from New…

Syria – Ras Al Ain: Kurdistan against the FSA By Jerry Dandridge

Syria: Vesti.ru reports about the fight of the Kurds against the Free Syrian Army. The team of Vesti is still traveling in Kurdistan and it reported about a larger attack of mercenaries against Ras al Ain, which the Kurds – according as it was to read elsewhere – were able to partially stop. The city…

Is Qatari money why France is so eager to back the “Syrian National Coalition”

Lizzie Phelan Blogspot As Al Akhbar reports, Qatar recently became an associate member of the International Francophone Organization. Qatar has also purchased the building which hosts part of the US embassy in Paris for 300 million euros. Qatar has said it is willing to spend 100 million euros in French banlieues. Qatari ambassador to France recently said…