In Middle East
Mar 20th, 2013
By Paul Craig Roberts March 19, 2013. Ten years ago today the Bush regime invaded Iraq. It is known that the justification for the invasion was a packet of lies orchestrated by the neoconservative Bush regime in order to deceive the United Nations and the American people. The US Secretary of State at...
Oct 10th, 2012
by JAMES ROTHENBERG The just finished Banned Books Week serves as a vivid reminder that we must be vigilant about freedom of expression and freedom from censorship. Absent this vigilance, we could wake up in a society that not only bans books, but takes the next step and burns them as well. The Germa...
Jan 19th, 2012
By Jack Shafer This piece originally appeared in Reuters Magazine, a special edition publication ahead of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. In late October, a deflated Julian Assange called a press conference in London to announce he may have to mothball WikiLeaks. The reason, he said, ...
Mar 3rd, 2011
US Army says it will charge Bradley Manning with ‘aiding the enemy’ and 21 other offences for leaking classified documents The US Army has announced it is to charge Private Bradley Manning with “aiding the enemy” – which can carry the death penalty – and 21 further offences of...