Saudi Scholar: ‘Yemen Has Not Shot a Single Bullet at the Saudi Government’


Ali al-Ahmed, executive director of the Institute for Gulf Affairs, a human rights advocacy think tank, explains why the U.S.-supported, Saudi-led attack on Yemen is a blatant act of illegal aggression. Al-Ahmed is interviewed by Stanley Heller on Heller’s Struggle Video News, a project of the Middle East Crisis Committee. As a journalist, al-Ahmed discovered […]

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OBAMA PERSONALLY TELLS THE EGYPTIAN DICTATOR THAT U.S. WILL AGAIN SEND WEAPONS (AND CASH) TO HIS REGIME


BY GLENN GREENWALD @ggreenwald Yesterday, the Egyptian regime announced it was prosecuting witnesses who say they saw a police officer murder an unarmed poet and activist during a demonstration, the latest in a long line of brutal human rights abuses that includes imprisoning journalists, prosecuting LGBT citizens, and mass executions of protesters. Last June, Human Rights Watch […]

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The Geopolitics Behind the War in Yemen: The Start of a New Front against Iran


By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya Global Research, March 29, 2015 The United States and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia became very uneasy when the Yemenese or Yemenite movement of the Houthi or Ansarallah (meaning the supporters of God in Arabic) gained control of Yemen’s capital, Sanaa/Sana, in September 2014. The US-supported Yemenite President Abd-Rabbuh Manṣour Al-Hadi was […]

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Breaking through Americans’ Dumbed Down Layers of Deception and Denial


By Joachim Hagopian Global Research, March 31, 2015 A decade ago the late great comedian George Carlin saw what America had turned into:  Politicians are put there to give you the idea that you have freedom of choice. You don’t. You have no choice. You have owners. They own you. They own everything. They own all the important land. They own and control the corporations. […]

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Nicaragua v. United States


The Republic of Nicaragua v. The United States of America (1986) ICJ 1 is a public international law case decided by the International Court of Justice (ICJ). The ICJ ruled in favor of Nicaragua and against the United States and awarded reparations to Nicaragua. The ICJ held that the U.S. had violated international law by […]

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