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Con Dao's Museum

I’m not one for museums but decided to visit this one on the edge of Con Son, a ten minute walk away.

The museum was mainly about the incarceration and torture of the Vietnamese at the hands of the French colonial rulers followed by the U.S.A.’s puppet regime. 116 more words


Orphaned Lad!

I can only recall
every glimpse of my eyes
from deep sleepiness
the world was a little paradise
where trees, traversed the rays of light… 202 more words

US War Theories Target ‘Dissenters’

In the Orwellian world of Official Washington, the U.S. government is now wedded to the theory of “information warfare,” meaning that Americans who challenge national security policy may be treated as “unprivileged belligerents” under the new Law of War doctrine, retired JAG Major Todd E. 356 more words

Big Brother

Five to one, one to five, no one here gets out alive: Canadian spec ops and US Marine killed in hazy incidents in Iraq

As indigenous forces make advances in Iraq against the Islamic State the west catalog’s its first casualties. Among the dead is a Canadian Special Forces operative, killed by Peshmerga fighters near the frontline, the exact situational circumstances are plagued with trepidation. 806 more words


13th Anniversary of US Endless War in Afghanistan

As the U.S. expands its air bombardment of Iraq and Syria, Tuesday marks another milestone for a nation at war: the 13th anniversary of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan, the  789 more words


ملاحظات حول مشاركة امرأة اماراتية في القصف على سوريا

فعلا فعلا، كان هناك من تحمس وانفعل وشارك وهلّل للطيارة الاماراتية والتي انتشرت صورها على أنها شاركت في القصف الجوي على سوريا ضمن حرب أمريكا وحلفائها على “الدولة الإسلامية” (داعش).

تم نشر هذه الصور رسميا من قبل وكالة انباء الامارات الرسمية. والهدف من وراء هذه الصورة وترويجها واضحا، امرأة في سلاح الجو وتشارك بالحرب هو الامر المضاد تماما لفكر “الدولة الإسلامية”، القامع للمرأة وحرياتها. العالم “المتنور” الذي تحقق فيه النساء مساواة في كل شيء، أمام العالم “المتخلف” الذي تُقمع فيه النساء.

لكنهما في الحقيقة صورتان لعملة واحدة.


Begging for Peace

The Afghan Burqa Project: Begging for Peace, is a video performance work performed by Mansoora Hassan, in front of the White House, in Washington D.C. The artist wears the blue burqa which is worn in Kabul, Afghanistan; her face covered, with only her outstretched hand visible, in a begging gesture. 41 more words