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Palestinian Detainees Might Launch Irish-Style Hunger-Strike

Leaders of the Palestinian prisoners’ movement in Israeli prisons and detention facilities stated that the situation all political detainees are facing is at its worst, adding that, right now, detainees sentenced to life-terms are thinking about launching an Irish-Style Hunger-Strike, … Continue reading

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A Dangerous Woman: Indefinite Detention at Carswell

By Susan Lindauer Some things are unforgivable in a democracy. A bill moving through Congress, authorizing the military to imprison American citizens indefinitely, without a trial or hearing, ranks right at the top of that list. I know—I lived through … Continue reading

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Libya, No Bread But Guns.

The most highly developed nation on the African continent has fallen into such disarray that its citizens are starving. On Wednesday, armed militia were confronting the new Prime Minister of Libya, Abdurrahim el-Keib, demanding back-payment and guarantees for employment (1). … Continue reading

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Denmark drops Probe into CIA Flights

The Danish Social Democratic and Socialist Peoples Party coalition government is dropping plans to investigate whether the US has sent secret flights with prisoners via Danish airspace, en route to torture and interrogations The new Foreign Minister of Denmark, Villy … Continue reading

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Spy documents found in Libya reveal more British double dealing

by Annie Machon  A cache of highly classified intelligence documents was recently discovered in the abandoned offices of former Libyan spy master, Foreign Minister and high-profile defector, Musa Kusa. These documents have over the last couple of weeks provided a … Continue reading

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Something Rotten in The State of Denmark.

Denmark, with a population of some 5,5 million, has made unproportionally vast contributions to NATO military adventures. Before the intoduction of the U.N. mandated NATO “No Fly Zone” over Libya, resulting in thousands of civilians and military casualties and the … Continue reading

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