Notes from the Frontlines of Venezuela’s Social War

by George Ciccariello-Maher http://www.warscapes.com/opinion/notes-frontlines-venezuela%E2%80%99s-social-war “In their housing developments they placed first, broken bottles on top of their walls, then, barriers and armed guards, barbed wire, bars, attack dogs, and now, triple-wired electric fences like a Nazi camp… [but] the concentration camp is the street, the barrio hills and poverty, the dust and the junk, where…

December; Army Kidnapped 88, Including 12 Children, 18 Patients In Hebron

by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies http://www.imemc.org/article/64803 The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) – Hebron branch, reported Sunday that the Israeli army kidnapped since the begging of this month 88 Palestinians in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, including 12 children, and 18 patients. The PPS said that the Israeli army conducted numerous violations…

Ron Paul’s New Year’s Message to Congress: Follow the Constitution

RonPaul.com   by Ron Paul As I prepare to retire from Congress I’d like to suggest a few New Year’s resolutions for my colleagues to consider. For the sake of liberty, peace and prosperity I certainly hope more members of Congress consider the strict libertarian-constitutional approach to government in 2013. In just a few days,…

The Rich and the Poor

DAMASCUS, (SANA)- Syrian caricaturist Raed Khalil won the First World Prize of the 1st Lebanese International Cartoon and Caricature Festival held recently under the title /The Rich and the Poor/. Caricaturists from 30 countries took part in the Festival. Raed Khalil was born on 1970 in Salamiyeh. He drew caricatures at Syrian al-Baath newspaper and…

Israel’s ‘Organized Crime’: Mafia and Mossad

by Richard Silverstein Alperon’s car and body after bomb explosion I’ve written here about as assassination and attempted assassination in Teheran a few days ago, which Haaretz’ Yossi Melman attributes to the Mossad.  In these cases, the two scientists were driving in their cars to work with their wives.  They’d pulled into the university parking…

UK aid financed Museveni and Kagame’s mass killings

[source] http://salem-news.com/articles/december272012/kagame-connections-jf.php  Jennifer Fierberg, MSW Salem-News.com The assassinations of three Presidents in the Central African region are linked to President Paul Kagame. (WASHINGTON DC) – One of the most profound and saddening statements I have read recently was made by Kambale Musuvuli, a Congolese activist and spokesperson for Friends of the Congo; he said, “Congo…

Africa:Elephants Dying in Epic Frenzy as Ivory Fuels Wars

By Steve Casimiro on September 5th, 2012 War is being waged in Africa, but it’s not what you might suspect: Rather than, say, a civil war, this one is being fought between rebel (and sometimes government) armies intent on killing elephants for ivory and forces trying desperately to stop the mass slaughter — Interpol, wildlife…

Originally posted on | truthaholics:
Time For Justice – A call from Palestine to EU citizens ~ ISM. Ask your governments and EMPs to suspend EU-Israel Association Agreement and stand up for human rights in 2013! A call urging citizens of the European Union to tell their representatives to suspend the EU’s trade agreements with Israel, until Israel…

Originally posted on The Jeenyus Corner:
THE JEENYUS CORNER By Erik Garcés The first in a series on the Opposite Consciousness. Opposite consciousness. Its not some new age religion or a messianic approach to life. Quite simply, its thinking differently from how you did when a problem was created. If the problem is collectivism, then the…

Originally posted on http://akkaoldfart.wordpress.com.:
Hello, Howdy and G’day to all my friends at Word Press.com. from an Old Fart If you didn’t hear of me, feel my presence or smell, is that, I HAD AN WONDERFUL HANUKA SEASON with my daughter and EX, her new family and some old time friends. Now…