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American Justice: intellectuals jailed and child killers roam free

Mumia Abu Jamal remains in jail unjustly, while people like Adam Lanza buys AR-15 assault weapon and 30-round magazines to kill 20 children all of whom were 6 or 7.


1 January, 2013 (Gregorian calendar) 20 January,2012 (Chinese calendar) 19 Teveth 5773 Hebrew calendar 19 Safar, 1434 (Islamic calendar) 12 Dey, 1391 (Persian Date) So what does these numbers mean, and what does 2013 or 5573 or 1434 or 1391 have in stock for the world. No one can claim to know that unknown, but … Continue reading

Puntland or Somaliland or both……..Yaa Hori marsan….Yaa se ka saari kara Dhibka Somalia…

The question I asked above in Somali, is which of the two powers in the Horn of Africa, Somaliland or Puntland is more advanced and also which of the two can serve as guide for getting Somalia out of the mess it’s in. A question like this always raised unneeded emotion that spoils the discussion … Continue reading

Somalia ranked 174 in Corruption Perception Index ratings by Transparency International

Somalia is Ranked last out of 176 nations, it shares the rank of the 174 place with North Korea and Afghanistan. Well considering the tribal nature of Somali officials, who use tribal favoritism and nepotism to run governments that depend of outside donors to run basic services. In 2007,2008,2009,2010,2011 and 2012 Somalia was the world’s … Continue reading

The A to Z of Chinese politics

by: John Garnaut AMERICA, China’s obsession, the measure of the country’s achievement and the mirror in which the Chinese Communist Party defines itself. ”Since the very early days of the People’s Republic of China, it has been a constant and strong belief that the US has sinister designs to sabotage the Communist leadership and turn … Continue reading

Oil may run out by 2060: HSBC

By: Yadullah Hussain HSBC does not mean to scare you in its latest report, but it does point out that we are facing a massive energy crunch. That’s because the bank is just not optimistic there is much oil left in the world – in fact a mere 49 years of the black gold on … Continue reading

Myanmar a hidden genocide.

From reports i read, it shocking how the world is giving little attention to massacred of the Rohingya people of western Myanmar that are being systematically segregated by the government of Myanmar and are being ethnically cleansed by Rakhini Buddists. No matter what religion,ethnicity, or color a human being is they deserve to live a … Continue reading

Living Under Drones

Since 2004, up to 884 innocent civilians, including at least 176 children, have died from US drone strikes in the North Waziristan region of Pakistan. A new report from the Stanford and New York University law schools finds drone use has caused widespread post-tramatic stress disorder and an overall breakdown of functional society in North … Continue reading

Custodian of the custodian of the custodian

Not all is as it seems when it comes to the vilification of the Syrian government. by: Chandra Muzaffar Dr. Chandra Muzaffar is the President of the International Movement for a Just World (JUST) Muslims and Muslim governments are angry with Bashar al-Assad. They hold him responsible for the massacre of thousands of people, many … Continue reading