Two reports in local Saudi Arabian media reveal that a mass execution is planned to take place in that nation in a few days. The prisoners are not named, but one report states that more than 50 individuals are to be executed and that all of them are from the eastern part of the country, and another explains that all of the prisoners have been charged with terrorism. 864 more words
"Marco Rubio Has No Clue How To Defeat ISIS": A Collection Of Ideas Ranging From The Irrelevant To The Ridiculous
We ask an awful lot of our presidential candidates. In addition to being forced to shake a million hands, beg for money, and cram any fried foodstuff right into their mouths, they’re supposed to have opinions and ideas about everything. 929 more words
theguardian: by Roy Greenslade —
New York Times article questions the west’s support for the Wahhabist kingdom
One of the commenters to my posting, UK newspapers call on Vladimir Putin to keep calm over downed jet… 465 more words
Peter Van Buren. Introduction by b. traven.
Introduction (updated): In this article Peter Van Buren ( wemeantwell.com) graphically lays out the physical and philosophical ties between Saudi Arabia, a backward, medieval nation-state and the newly proclaimed medieval “caliphate” of ISIS. 525 more words