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They Expected Iran From The East – They Got Da’esh From...

In 2004 King Abdallah of Jordan was the first one to introduce the term “ Shiite Crescent” and warn his fellow Arab heads of states of the danger of an emerging Middle East with a Shiite majority extending from Lebanon, through Syria to Iraq down to Kuwait, Bahrain and Eastern Saudi Arabia.

NEO – Syria: White House is Gambling with US Security

- "The US and Turkey are trying to cook up a Rube Goldberg no fly zone contraption over Northern Syria, to deny Damascus airstrike ability to assist."

NEO – Sanction-Drunk West Forgets to Target ISIS Sponsors

- "We have entered into an era where diplomatic immunity has to be put squarely on the table for a 21st century review. Is it just too dangerous?"

NEO – A Race against oncoming Winter in Europe

- The respective Western publics who think they live in a democracy might be the last to find out that they really don't.

NEO – Odessa: A Model of Warfare On the Cheap

- All that is required for a war is a target, a nation with something worth stealing and a will to steal it.

Egypt Unfit to Lead

Any one who thinks Egypt is ready to lead the Arab world has to think twice.

Dipping Our Military Toes In Very Murky Water

After resisting for more than two years hawkish political pressures to intervene militarily in Syria’s bitter civil war, the Obama administration apparently has decided that now’s the time.

Caught, Israel orchestrating world war

The proposed moves, as outlined below and confirmed through DEBKA, would require the United States to return to “Bush era unilateralism,” moves unlikely if President Obama, Secretaries Kerry and Hagel and JCOS Chief, General Martin Dempsey were still alive, despite wild conspiratorial claims quoted below."

Some Rare Regal Moments with King Adbullah II

- King Adbullah, I arrest members of my family and take their cars away...cut off their fuel rations and make them stop at traffic lights.

Jordan Announces Isratine

Relatives of figures featured in this website are seldom mentioned; after all, Sarah Netanyahu cannot be blamed for Bibi's crimes.

Arab Democracy; Now or Never.

It seems the tens of millions the United States injected in Egypt to promote democracy went down the drain, with most of the beneficiaries of such funding are now undermining the first free presidential election in over 7,000 years.

Cyber Drones and Vanunu Video

This article was published first at my site, which was founded in July 2005; three weeks after my first of seven trips to Israel Palestine.

Border Follies, Fear and Loathing in Syria

THE STENCH OF URINE HIT ME ON MY NOSE AND STOMACH AS SOON AS I ENTERED THE ROOM.

“Expired” Arab regimes.

The Arab leaders seem to be waking up from long sleep, similar to the “people of the cave/ Ahl Akahaf” the story in the Holy Quran or are waking up from overdose or hang over,even a comma. They woke up to discover there is a need for change and a need for reform and there are real people. All ran a police state that failed them at home and abroad. Syria is now blaming Israel for fermenting the uprising, adding insult to injury to the Syrian people. They simply lost it all.

20th Century Dictators Miss Historic Opportunities to Become Respected Fathers of...

Today, Dictator Muamar Gadhafi gave a vicious defiant yelling speech calling protestors "drug addicts" and saying foreigners are influencing them with money. This sounded a bit like former Dictator Hosni Mubaraek who last week gave a similar speech just before he was unceremoniously booted out from his glass palace.

The Seduction of the Knowledge-Based Society

The appeal of the Knowledge Society is apparent. Who could object to nations preparing their citizens for the 21st century? Yet unless knowledge is changed, the result could worsen an already dangerous situation.

GORDON DUFF: ISRAEL WAS RIGHT ALL ALONG

MORE RIGHT THAN EVEN THEY KNEW By Gordon Duff STAFF WRITER/Senior Editor Forever, Israel told us that the Arab nations couldn't be trusted, that they were...

GORDON DUFF: THE VICTIM GAME

ISRAEL'S WAR WITH ITSELF By Gordon Duff STAFF WRITER/Senior Editor It is easy to spot a liar if you are willing to take an honest look. ...

ALAN HART: Obama Has Signalled His Coming Complete Surrender to Zionism...

Obama has signalled his coming complete surrender to Zionism and its lobby By Alan Hart for Veterans Today He did it with seven words....

Let Jordan Enrich Its Own Uranium

By YOSSI BEILIN in the NYT Herzliya, Israel QUIETLY and with barely any public confrontation, Israel is creating a new enemy for itself: the Kingdom of...

GORDON DUFF: NO LIGHT, NO FREEDOM, THE GHOST OF 1967

WATCHING DARKNESS DESCEND IN THE INFORMATION AGE By Gordon Duff STAFF WRITER/Senior Editor Today the Israeli news service sent out an email broadcast, 87 US Senators...

DOV YIRMIYA: THE END OF SICARII ZIONISM

The end of Sicarii Zionism* by DovYirmiya  I am one of...

28 Nations Helped US to Detain Suspects

Twenty-eight nations have cooperated with the U.S. to detain in their prisons, and sometimes to interrogate and torture, suspects arrested as part of the U.S. “War on Terror.” The complicit countries have kept suspects in prisons ranging from public interior ministry buildings to “safe house” villas in downtown urban areas to obscure prisons in forests to “black” sites to which the International Committee of the Red Cross(ICRC) has been denied access.

Part Two: “Honor” Killings

"Honor" killings are often explained as suicides.