Living the Orwellian Life

By Kathleen Sharp   Sixty-five years ago today, in a remote part of Great Britain, George Orwell was finishing his prescient novel, 1984. At the same moment a continent away in Hollywood, an American woman was actually living Orwell’s fictional story. In the fall of 1948, actress Dorothy Comingore of Citizen Kane fame had no clue that the U.S.…

War Self-Delusion

by FRANKLIN LAMB Damascus In Damascus and many other areas of Syria this weekend, citizens will celebrate the accomplishments of the October 6, 1973 –  19 day war jointly launched by Syrian and Egyptian armies to regain Arab land illegally occupied since 1967. Syrians will honor the 6,000 (Syrians) who died during battle. Many events are planned including…

Fresh attack on the Rohingya’s

  Press Release MAPIM   1st October 2013   FRESH ATTACK ON MUSLIMS IN MYANMAR – WHY IS THE UN AND ASEAN SECRETARIAT ACTION LESS? MAPIM regrets and registers its strong condemnation on the recent report of a fresh violence that had taken place  in Thandwe township,Rakhine State,Myanmar  on Mon,Sep 30,2013. The prevailing ethnic violence…

Cease the Judaization of Al-Aqsa

Press Release MAPIM 1st October 2013   MAPIM condemn harshly the Israeli forces that are currently forcing the Alqurmi Neighborhood people in Jerusalem (al-Quds) to leave their homes. The on going scheme called the Judaization project of Al Quds Is actively in progress and has not come to the notice of the world. We register…

Netanyahu’s UN Speech: Sounds Like a Sociopath?

By Pepe Escobar  October 02, 2013 “Information Clearing House –  Iranian missiles will hit New York in “three to four years”. A nuclear Iran is like “50 North Koreas”. This could be the sound of a deranged, dangerous sociopath, or this could be the sound of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin “Bibi” Netanyahu addressing the UN General Assembly. Compare…