Monthly Archives: August 2016

Julia Bacha asks why we only pay attention to violence in the Israel-Palestine conflict

We need peace In 2003, the Palestinian village of Budrus mounted a 10-month-long nonviolent protest to stop a barrier being built across their olive groves. Did you hear about it? Didn’t think so. Brazilian filmmaker Julia Bacha asks why we … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Abby Martin and Mike Prysner Detained In Occupied Palestine

The founder of Media Roots, BOD Project Censored, former host of Breaking the Set, current host and creator of Empire Files, and all around bad ass activist, Abby Martin and her co-producer and writer of Empire Files Mike Prysner were recently detained by … Continue reading

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Leaked Documents Reveal Israel Armed Argentina During Falklands War

New leaked documents reveal that Britain’s supposed ally, Israel, armed Argentina during the 1982 Falklands war, allowing the South American nation to bomb Royal Navy ships and kill UK troops. The secret files were disclosed to the UK’s Telegraph Newspaper … Continue reading

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Afghan Opium Production Increased 40 Times Since NATO, US Invasion

U.S. Army Col. Paul Calbos walks through an opium poppy field on April 1, 2006 near Lashkar Gah in Helmand province in southern Afghanistan. European cities risk higher numbers of heroin overdoses as Afghanistan’s record opium poppy crop floods cities … Continue reading

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Anti-ISIS fighters in Syria are being tortured by Turkish-led invasion forces [VIDEO]

The Canary has previously reported on Turkey’s invasion of Syria on 24 August, and on how this attack wasn’t aimed at Daesh (Isis/Isil) but at the very people who have been most effectively pushing the jihadi group back in recent months and years. And now, Turkish-backed fighters in … Continue reading

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An open letter to the international community from former Guantanamo prisoner

The International information portal “Voice of the world” has got the information about the human rights violation. The man sent a letter and told about his life situation. According to his letter: I am Mr. Adel Amin Tayeb BEN HAMLILI, … Continue reading

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US Used Small Nuclear Weapons in Iraq

The US and UK did not provide proof that the Muslims listed as the hijackers committed the crimes. They did not do the careful police work to track down just the guilty and punish them. It was this failure to … Continue reading

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US occupation of Syria is now official

“This is a historic and dangerous development which only increases the chances of total war.” © www.fort-russ.com Over the last 24 hours, the United States has made clear its status as a hostile occupational force in Syria. Yesterday, the US … Continue reading

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Fringe theatre review: Iraq Out and Loud – Read what you want into Chilcot

SINCE 6pm on August 8, a continuous flow of people, aged from six to 82, has filed into a little shed at the back of the National Museum of Scotland to read the Chilcot Report, published last month – seven … Continue reading

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Letter to send to your local MP on the laws of war. Would be great if all MP’s get this letter

This is the correct legal advice on the illegality of war that the Attorney General should have given to Parliament, HM forces, taxpayers and the media prior to the Iraq war.   To: Parliament   From: The Attorney General                                                               March … Continue reading

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