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Suicide Bomb in Pakistan Kills Scores at Volleyball Site

January 1, 2010

The AP is reporting that a suicide car bomber drove his vehicle onto a field during a volleyball tournament in northwest Pakistan, setting off a blast that killed at least 75, wounding more than 60. “A vehicle came, which was laden with about anything between 100-300 kilograms of explosives. It came and went right into […]

Another Bombing in Iraq…Over 127 Killed And Hundreds Wounded

December 8, 2009

From Baghdad comes a sobering report that a coordinated series of attacks in Baghdad killed more than 127 people and wounded hundreds on Tuesday. Five separate attacks created the worst wave of violence to strike the Iraqi capital in more than a month. It is the third time in four months that a coordinated wave of bombers has defeated Baghdad’s […]

Philippines President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo declared martial law in township of Maguindanao, Philippines

December 5, 2009

Some of the 1,092 officers are under investigation for their role in the Nov. 23 massacre of the supporters of gubernatorial candidate Esmael Mangudadatu and journalists, said Chief Supt. Leonardo Espina, spokesperson of the Philippine National Police. [picapp align=”left” wrap=”true” link=”term=*massacre&iid=7125270″ src=”7/d/9/7/Massacre_In_Southern_2759.jpg?adImageId=8052751&imageId=7125270″ width=”234″ height=”156″ /]Mangudadatu’s wife Genalin, his sisters Bai Eden and Bai Farina, who was four […]

The Last Nazi, John Demjanjuk 89,Trial Begins In Munich, Germany

November 30, 2009

[picapp align=”center” wrap=”false” link=”term=*john+demjanjuk&iid=7165270″ src=”1/4/d/c/Nazi_Death_Camp_5c12.jpg?adImageId=7945664&imageId=7165270″ width=”380″ height=”296″ /] It’s finally time for John Demjanjuk,former Nazi internment camp guard known as “Ivan the Terrible,” to face the music for the atrocities he committed at the jewish death camp known as Treblinka and Sobibor extermination camps. During the period 1942–1943 Demjanjuk committed murder and acts of extraordinarily savage […]

Islamophobic Swiss Vote To Ban Minarets On Mosque

November 30, 2009

Minarets (Turkish: minare,[1] from Arabic manāra (lighthouse) منارة, usually مئذنة) are distinctive architectural features of Islamic mosques. Minarets are generally tall spires with onion-shaped or conical crowns, usually either free-standing or taller than any associated support structure, states a source from Wikipedia …http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minaret The main function of the minaret is to provide a vantage point from which […]

‘Post-Racial’American Hate Crimes Surge This Year Against Blacks, Gays, and Non-Christian Religous Groups

November 24, 2009

[picapp align=”center” wrap=”false” link=”term=civil+rights+murder&iid=1409782″ src=”2/0/7/2/40th_Anniversary_Of_03ba.jpg?adImageId=7801092&imageId=1409782″ width=”234″ height=”156″ /] The Neocon Republican Terrorist vision of a divided and segregated America, where everybody that is not a white Anglo-saxon Christian is considered cannon fodder and trash, is coming to fruition. It is reminiscent of the reaction to the new population of freed slaves that the white former […]

Chris Brown Makes statement about Rhianna’s recent revelations about beating

November 6, 2009

[picapp src=”2/5/c/9/Chris_Brown_shovels_8463.jpg?adImageId=7169474&imageId=6544787″ width=”380″ height=”406″ /] MTV is reporting that women beater Chris Brown has released a statement about how he feels about Rhianna’s revelations about the specifics of her beating she received from him, and in a nutshell he expresses that he wishes that they remain private. I bet he does, because they are reprehensible…. Here […]