Secret World of US Election: Julian Assange talks to John Pilger (FULL INTERVIEW)

THE SECRETS OF THE US ELECTION: JULIAN ASSANGE TALKS TO JOHN PILGER John Pilger: What’s the significance of the FBI’s intervention in these last days of the U.S. election campaign, in the case against Hillary Clinton? Julian Assange: If you look at the history of the FBI, it has become effectively America’s political police. The FBI demonstrated this by taking down the former head of … Continue reading Secret World of US Election: Julian Assange talks to John Pilger (FULL INTERVIEW)

What can I say? – Javed Anand

To those fuelling Islamophobia, here’s a tweet from Dyab Abou Jahjah from Belgium: ‘I am not Charlie, I am Ahmed the dead cop. Charlie ridiculed my faith and I died defending his right to do so.’ To the mourning parents, siblings, children, spouses, lovers, family and friends of those who were gunned down in the horrific massacre in Paris, what can I say? Except that … Continue reading What can I say? – Javed Anand

UN classifies rape as ‘war crime’

UNITED NATIONS: The UN Security Council on Thursday demanded an end to persistent sexual violence during armed conflict, calling it a war crime and a component of genocide. Approved by all 15 members, council resolution 1820 “demands the immediate and complete cessation by all parties to armed conflict of all acts of sexual violence against civilians with immediate effect.” It also urged that “all parties … Continue reading UN classifies rape as ‘war crime’