Beauty as a political weapon
A conversation with Gilad Atzmon
- Manuel Talens (1948-2015)
The northbound Spanish highway A7 is usually fluid and easy to drive, but last August 27th it tried my patience, because I was rushing to reach an appointment I scheduled with Gilad Atzmon in the French Pyrenees. The avalanche of cars of returning European ...
Ghost is Back
- Mary Rizzo
There is a presence which is the symbol of all the horrors of these years.
Faceless, like the thousand of Afghans annihilated by Daisy Cutters, the most powerful weapon after the atomic bomb, used to level forests, hills and people in a single blow, ...
Spain: Invitation To The Bomb
- Santiago Alba Rico
Beatings and insults to the sub-Saharan nationals in Melilla are something slightly more radical and fearsome than racism; they are the manifestation of a belligerent and potentially homicidal anti-humanism.
We Spaniards should have reserved a bit of ...
Paradise Mombassa: Fear and Contempt in Heaven - ראשי "חדשות" בעולם
- Omri Hasenheim - Gilad Atzmon جيلاد أتزمون گيلاد آتزمون
by Gilad Atzmon
“They would say: “I want Harpaya, (ejaculation), I would then ask what this Harpaya means and they would answer, ‘not only harpaya but we want it ‘all inclusive’, full sex.’ I ...
Changes in Israel-Palestine: Letter to Activists
- Mazin Qumsiyeh
Rapid changes are taking place on the ground in Israel/Palestine and abroad for which many people in the media, in activist circles, in political circles are yet to catch up let alone develop coherent strategies by which to deal, for example:
Syria Attacks Evidence as U.N. Case Turns More Bizarre
- Michael Slackman
DAMASCUS, Syria, Dec. 6 - The United Nations investigation into the assassination of the former Lebanese prime minister, Rafik Hariri, is beginning to show some cracks: one witness is dead, another is in jail and still another has recanted his testimony ...
The Chávez Theorem
- Manuel Talens
I looked for the word "theorem" in two of my favourite dictionaries, the DRAE of the Real Academia Española, establishes that it is a "demonstrable proposition that logically comes from axioms or other already demonstrated theorems, ...
The Appeal of Bamako
- Nouhoum Keita
From 30 November to 1 December 2005 at the Youth House of Bamako (Mali), the Alternative Civic Africa-France Summit was held as a response to the 23rd Africa-France Summit, showroom of French neo-colonialism.
I Was at Fallujah
- Gennaro Carotenuto
Javier Couso, brother of José, the cameraman of Tele5 who was assassinated in Baghdad by the Americans, saw Fallujah. He had gathered exceptional evidence on the use of chemical weapons and on the systematic violation of human rights in the martyred ...
The tragic continuum
- Khalid Amayreh خالد العمايرة
The Israeli occupation army has re-imposed draconian restrictions on Palestinian civilians across the West Bank. The new measures, prohibited by the Fourth Geneva Convention, amount to virtually caging millions of Palestinians inside their respective ...