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Albanian Muslims risked their own lives to save Jews from Nazis during World War II

Creve Coeur, MO (KSDK) — With rising anti-Muslim sentiment across the country, an untold story is raising greater awareness about the Muslim faith and the teachings of the Quran. That awareness comes from an unlikely source: a small Jewish congregation

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Posted in Civil liberties and human rights, Europe, History, Islamophobia, Oppression, Peace, Reports/Studies/Books, War

What a coincidence: Bush team ‘agreed plan to attack the Taliban the DAY BEFORE September 11’

The day before the September 11 attacks, the Bush administration agreed on a plan to oust the Taliban regime in Afghanistan by force if it refused to hand over Osama bin Laden, according to a report by a bipartisan commission

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Posted in Afghanistan, Bush Adminisration, DOD, George W. Bush, History, Iraq, Neocons, New World Order, Reports/Studies/Books, Top Secret, US Foreign Policy, War, War on Terror

Yoo: Congress Cannot Stop the President From Using Nukes

One of the most shocking revelations in the DOJ’s recently-released report on its lawyers who supported Bush-era torture policy is John Yoo’s admission that he believes the President of the United States could unilaterally order “a village…to be massacred.” Today, Yoo

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Posted in Bush Adminisration, Federal government, Legal, United States, War

Israel’s nukes and Iran

Beneath the hype Pt.3: US intelligence experts Ray McGovern & Greg Thielmann weigh-in on the consequences of US silence regarding Israel’s nuclear weapons

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Posted in Iran, Israel, Politics, War

How Israel silenced its Gaza war protesters

A new report from Adalah shows how the courts and police attempted to stamp out opposition to Operation Cast Lead “This is a time of war, and every incident harms the people’s morale.” This was not a sentence in a

Posted in Anti-war movement, Israel, Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Reports/Studies/Books, Suspect Legislation, War

AJE: Inside Iraq – Iraq’s drug challenge

Since the 2003 US-led invasion, Iraq has witnessed a dramatic rise in the cultivation and trafficking of drugs. Reports indicate that drug abuse is on the rise among Iraqi youth and that armed militias have muscled in on this lucrative

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Posted in Drugs, Iran, Iraq, Iraq War, Politics, War

Yet Another Airstrike Massacre in Afghanistan

Here’s U.S. Admiral Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speaking to scholars and security experts at the Brookings Institution on May 17: “We cannot succeed in Afghanistan or anywhere else, but let’s talk specifically about Afghanistan, by

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Posted in Afghanistan, War
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