Monthly Archives: August 2009

‘أولئك الذين مع رسول الله..’

‘أولئك الذين مع رسول الله..’ بقلم إبراهيم العسعس يحسن بي وقد تكرر مني ذكرُ أحداثٍ من السيرة، أن أنبه على أنني لا أقصد حملكم إليها لتعيشوا قصصها وزمنها، ولكنني أقصد حملهم إلينا ليعيشوا قصصنا في زماننا هذا! … وثقوا بأنَّ … Continue reading

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Army Judge: 9/11 Lawyers Can’t See CIA “Black Sites”

by: Carol Rosenberg  |  Visit article original @ The Miami Herald At the Mihail Kogalniceanu airbase, west of Bucharest, Romania, military staff stand at the end of a corridor. The base is suspected of having hosted a detention center. (Photo: Vadim Ghirda … Continue reading

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Don’t Get Sick!

by: Gail Pellett, t r u t h o u t | Perspective (Photo: Michal Porebiak / flickr)     Don’t get sick! Those were the last words my grandfather said to me as I left Vancouver for the United States. It … Continue reading

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Afghan War’s Blowback for India’s Children?

by: J. Sri Raman, t r u t h o u t | Perspective Children in the Punjab are increasingly born with birth defects. The phenomenon may well be due to depleted uranium carried over by wind currents from Afghanistan. … Continue reading

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رسالة مفتوحة إلى الرئيس أوباما: الرؤساء العرب الذين يحجون إلى واشنطن .. لا يمثلون إلا أنفسهم!

رسالة مفتوحة إلى الرئيس أوباما: الرؤساء العرب الذين يحجون إلى واشنطن .. لا يمثلون إلا أنفسهم! 26-8-2009 بقلم الطاهر إبراهيم يوم بدأت الانقلابات العسكرية تتوالى على المنطقة العربية، كان واضحا منذ البداية أن اليد الخفية التي تحرك الانقلابيين هي يد … Continue reading

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Report Details Alleged CIA Abuses

by: Greg Miller  | Sunday 23 August 2009 US Army Military Police escort a detainee to his cell in Camp X-Ray , Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. (Photo: Petty Officer 1st class Shane T. McCoy / US Navy)     The methods were not mentioned … Continue reading

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“Your Name is Common”: Racial Profiling in the US

by Kamalakar Duvvuru / August 22nd, 2009 One of the draconian consequences of 9/11 is racial profiling. Bollywood Muslim actor Shah Rukh Khan became the latest victim of what some call “flying while a Muslim” after he was singled out … Continue reading

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