Assad warned that an attack on Syria would destroy the whole Middle East, and he called on other countries in the region, especially Israel, to destroy their stockpiles of weapons of mass destruction.
Looked at one way at least, the president’s Syrian war proposal – itself an ever shifting target – couldn’t be more brain-dead. The idea that one country, on its own, has the right to missile and bomb another to resolve the question of a chemical attack and war crime should, on the face of it, […]
Activist Post “Vladimir Putin is a trained killer, murderer, torturer, as a former KGB agent. Barack Obama is a trained lawyer, scholar and expert in the Constitution and he wins the Nobel Peace Prize,” Napolitano states, “Now, which of the two of them sounds like a Nobel Peace laureate and which of the two of […]
Heather Callaghan Activist Post In June, we reported on a David and Goliath fight between a longstanding farmers’ market in Mount Jackson, Virginia and the city. It was a nonsensical decision on the city council’s part to require the market operators to cough up $15-20,000 to pave a lot that had been used successfully on […]
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais The best news at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF for short) is that Brit director Steve McQueen’s much anticipated 12 Years A Slave—starring Chiwetel Ejiofor as Solomon Northup, a free man of color who was kidnapped and sold into bondage in the Deep South in 1841—is as extraordinary as […]