Category Archives: International News

Every GI Who Invaded Vietnam, Iraq, etc. Was a Criminal By International Law & US Army’s Own Law

Regarding any order to invade and or kill in another country: “An order which is unlawful not only does not need to be obeyed but obeying such an order can result in criminal prosecution of the one who obeys it. … Continue reading

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Challenge the Destruction of the Rohingya People

Rabbi Michael Lerner called today for secular humanists, spiritual progressives, and  every religious leader in the Jewish, Christian, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, and other religious communities, as well as secular social change activists and human rights supporters, to speak out loudly … Continue reading

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27 Million Died in Russia Because Wall Street Built Up Hitler’s Wehrmacht to Knock Out Soviet Union

With criminal corporate monopoly media masking the US created prosecutable genocide ongoing in Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan, Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan by focusing attention on Russia, fantasized as a dangerous enemy needing military confrontation, it might be a good time … Continue reading

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Will the Neocons’ Long War Ever End?

America’s Long War or Global War on Terror has taken some ugly turns as the West’s continued war-making in the Muslim world leads to new terrorism against Western targets, with no end in sight, explains Nicolas J S Davies.

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Every GI Who Invaded Vietnam, Iraq, etc. Was a Criminal By International Law & US Army’s Own Law

Memorial Day will someday mean a double mourning, a mourning for the violent deaths suffered by of millions of American military and a much more agonizing mourning for the deaths, maiming, destruction and suffering these Americans in uniform brought to … Continue reading

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Upside down

One hundred and thirty years ago, after visiting wonderland, Alicia went in a mirror to discover the world in reverse. If Alicia were to be reborn in our days [and in Venezuela], she would not need to go through any … Continue reading

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Reality of India on front of Human Rights

Human Rights situation in India going from bad to worse: Prominent Indian Human Rights Defender Dr. Lenin Raghuvanshi, tells The Oslo Times – See more at: http://www.theoslotimes.com/article/human-rights-situation-in-india-going-from-bad-to-worse%3A-prominent-indian-human-rights-defender-dr.-lenin-raghuvanshi,-tells-the-oslo-times#sthash.JsOOqtdv.dpuf

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Kids Die 1 every 5 sec. for UN Lacking $30 Billion Bill Gates Alone Owns $75 Billion Let Trump Act

Bill Gates, with $75 billion owns at least twice as much wealth as the poorest 1/10th of humanity – 750 million fellow human beings suffering hunger throughout the year and watching millions of their children die of starvation. If Bill … Continue reading

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Justice & Protection for human rights defenders Thai Embassy

On 22 February, a court in Thailand will issue its verdict in a trial regarding the attempted murder of human rights defender Supoj Kalasong who was fighting for land rights for the Klong Sai Pattana farming community.

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Fake News: The Art of Deception in the Mainstream Media, from Vietnam to Present

President Trump calls mainstream reporters and commentators 80% liars. The blood-soaked war-promoting CIA fed monopolized mainstream media that has accused Trump supporters and allies of ‘fake news’ has backfired. There is historical substantial evidence of the US media justifying genocide. … Continue reading

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Trump, American nationalism & the hypocrisy of Western democracy

On the 20th January 2017, Africans, Latin Americans and non-Europeans all over the world witnessed a massive hypocrisy, a leader elected on a nationalist mandate to secure jobs for his own people, a right that has been denied non-European leaders … Continue reading

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Obery Hendricks on MLK’s legacy–with comment by Rabbi Lerner

Having just returned (Monday, Jan. 16, 2016) from participating in a demonstration and march in Oakland, Ca. today in honor of the birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr, I was glad to receive this submission to Tikkun  (below) by African … Continue reading

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Stop Israel and the JNF from Destroying the Bedouin homes!

Rabbi Arik Ascherman, the co-founder of Haqel and a recipient of the Tikkun Award at our November conference, needs your help to stop Israel and the JNF (Jewish National Fund) from evicting Bedouins from their homes in order to build … Continue reading

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Why Security Council Resolution 2334 Matters a Lot More Than We Think

Editor’s note: Few Americans are informed about the degree of distortions in Israeli life and repression of Palestinian rights inevitably accompany the Occupation of the West Bank, that are the background for the U.N. Security Council resolution passed last week … Continue reading

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FREE AND FAIR ELECTIONS IN HAITI! ONE PERSON ONE VOTE. NO TO STOLEN ELECTIONS IN HAITI

Haiti’s Presidential election, postponed from the scheduled date of Oct. 9th due to Hurricane Mathew, is now scheduled for November 20th, 2016.  There can be no recovery unless there is a government in place that truly represents the people.  The … Continue reading

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2016: Media Backs War Candidate But Wall St. Divided On Building Up U.S. Instead As China Rise

But for media management, election 2016 would be a playing out in public of indecision within the ruling rich 1/10th of 1%, whether to switch to less profitable investing to build up USA, or continue wildly enriching themselves in wars … Continue reading

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For Those Who Died Trying

Commemorating 37 human rights defenders murdered or disappeared  in Thailand in the past 20 years. It highlights the community struggles they represent in defence of  the environment, land rights and human rights,  and the quest for justice by their bereaved … Continue reading

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Ask Hillary Who Buys ISIS et al Terrorists Helping US Oust Assad New Toyota Trucks/Heavy Weapons

Sec. Hillary who oversaw regime change wars in Somalia, Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, Sudan, Syria, Yemen; should be asked to explain how new Toyota trucks and heavy weapons are coming to ISIS and other terrorists, who have been mass murdering US … Continue reading

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Police Assaults on African American Women–another dimension of US racism

As Jews approach our High Holy Days, our attention shifts toward the process of teshuva–repentance (or as I try to explain to my congregation in Berkeley, Ca., returning to the highest beings we could possibly be). Doing repentance not just … Continue reading

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Hindus seek ban on pejorative term “allochtoon” in Netherlands

Hindus are urging ban on usage of pejorative term “allochtoon” in all official forums in Netherlands, which is commonly used to refer to immigrants and their descendants, and which literally means “emerging from another soil”.

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