Monthly Archives: November 2006
"HRW prefers to highlight a supposed violation of international law by the Palestinians -- their choice to act as “human shields” -- and to demand that the practice end immediately, while ignoring the very real and continuing violation of international law committed by Israel in undertaking punitive house demolitions against Palestinian families."
"To escape the knowledge of our enslavement and its concomitant sense of powerlessness, emptiness and hopelessness, we have become obsessed with the pursuit of piffle. Yet we cannot consume away the pervasive sense of unease. Moreover -- following Eric Hoffer's dire dictum -- "You can never get enough of what you really don't want" -- we're driven to "develop" more soulless subdivisions, open more lifeless Big Box stores and compulsively throw ourselves in to the thrall of even more mindless consumerism."
Israeli-Occupied Gaza is a hell hole! Its 1.4 million inhabitants are trapped. Their society is under siege by the Zionist’s Death & Mayhem Machine. On Nov. 28, 2006, Palestinian journalist, Mohammed Omer, shared his eyewitness account of the daily horrors. He lives in the Rafah refugee camp. Supposedly, Israel P.M. Ehud Olmert has extended his “hand in peace” to the Palestinians. If so, let’s hope he washes the blood off of it first!
"Both the Democratic and Republican Parties in the U.S. are more concerned with the perception and realization of American interests in Iraq than with the actual realization of the interests of the American people."
"...careful disarmament appears to be underway in the drug business."