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Editorial: September 2013

  Editorial: September 2013 The War without End…. Dr.Rasheed Hasan Khan More than a decade ago, the United States of America launched a so called War against Terror and the date 9/11 has become indelible, denoting the commencement of this war. Death and destruction was spread over half the globe, from Indonesia to Yemen, Pakistan, … Continue reading

Decade of US ‘War on Terror’ yields more ‘Terrorism’

  Decade of US ‘War on Terror’ Yields More ‘Terrorism’ Inaugural study says that terror attacks worldwide have grown rapidly in the years since 9/11 and spiked during the US occupation of Iraq – Common Dreams staff After more than eleven years of the US waging wars abroad in the name of “fighting terrorism” a … Continue reading

Killing Civilians to protect Civilians in Syria

  Killing Civilians to Protect Civilians in Syria by Marjorie Cohn and Jeanne Mirer   The drums of war are beating again.  The Obama administration will reportedly launch a military strike to punish Syria’s Assad government for its alleged use of chemical weapons. A military attack would invariably kill civilians for the ostensible purpose of … Continue reading

Judicial Activism in Privatisation

    Judicial activism in Privatisation Ashfak Bokhari Published 2013-09-02 EBR DAWN As the PML-N government prepares to go ahead with privatising a large number of state-owned enterprises, it may find the superior judiciary not endorsing some of its decisions. This became evident last month when a bench headed by Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry … Continue reading

Yinon’s Revenge? A Panorama of Chaos in the Arab World

  Yinon’s Revenge? A Panorama of Chaos in the Arab World  Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya Global Research, August 26, 2013   The Middle East and North Africa have been turned into an arc of instability all the way from Iraq and the Persian Gulf to Libya and Tunisia. Chaos and violence seem to be in almost … Continue reading

US on the brink of launching War against Syria based on lies

  US on Brink of Launching War against Syria based on Lies By Bill Van Auken Global Research, September 01, 2013 President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry laid out a case for war against Syria Friday that represented a compendium of bald-faced lies and rank hypocrisy. Their statements made clear that Washington … Continue reading

Wage Theft, Wage as Theft

  Wage Theft, Wage as Theft by Mazen Labban On Thursday, June 27th, fast food workers gathered outside City Hall in New York before a hearing on low wages and wage theft.  Some of the workers described to the reporters of the New York Times the difficulty of living on minimum wage, $7.25 per hour … Continue reading

Interview: Karl Marx