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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

All I can do is Pray - The Pho Experience #7

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness” 69 more words


Phon Savanh - trace of America's war in a neutral territory

David and Amy, the couple who joined us on our tour to the waterfall out of Luang Prabang, were also going the same direction and the five of us shared our tuk tuk to the bus terminal for our early morning departures. 907 more words

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