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NYT | The Displaced: War has driven 30 million children from their homes

Nearly 60 million people are currently displaced from their homes by war and persecution — more than at any time since World War II. Half are children.

Nafeez Ahmed: US Army report calls for ‘military support’ of Israeli energy grab

US military strategists are contemplating the threat of war to redraw the Middle East’s energy architecture around Israel Nafeez Ahmed   MiddleEastEye.net   January 1, 2015 A new report by the US Army War College’s Strategic Studies Institute emphasises the need for “US security and military support” to its key allies in the Eastern Mediterranean, particularly Israel, […]

Noam Chomsky Weighs In On Syria Strike

“[T]hat aggression without UN authorization would be a war crime, a very serious one, is quite clear. . .” By Ryan Grim  Posted: 09/02/2013 5:19 pm EDT  | Updated: 09/02/2013 6:23 pm EDT  Huffington Post Noam Chomsky, United States linguist and political critic, attends a talk July 26 at the press club in Geneva. Chomsky has become well […]

Part I> Blumenthal> The right to resist is universal: A farewell to Al Akhbar and Assad’s apologists

The right to resist is universal: A farewell to Al Akhbar and Assad’s apologists By Max Blumenthal    6.20.12    Max Blumenthal.com Editor’s Note: This posting represents one perspective in the international debate and propaganda war taking place in regard to Syria. A response to Mr. Blumenthal by Sharmine Narwani is posted as Part II.  WAMM’s postion […]