President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of Iran, a former member of the student group who seized 54 American Hostages in 1978 and held them for 444 days, has made it known that he believes that the United States and other so-called “big powers” of the world are responsible for nuclear proliferation and AIDS. Ahmadinejad also claims that the “big powers” are using the United Nations for their own benefit and causing strife among smaller nations.
If only that were true.
The United States has about as much influence over the United Nations as a roll of toilet paper has at stopping an 18-wheeler.... Read More
If you think the Eliot Spitzer affair is a scandal, your missing out on a sweet story of Islamic hypocrisy oozing out of Iran.
Tehran's Chief of Police who recently led a crackdown on women for not following the Islamic dress code and eroding public morality was arrested during a raid on a brothel.
General Reza Zarhei, Tehran’s chief of police and a member of the Revolutionary Guard, has resigned under a cloud of scandal after he was caught and arrested naked, with no fewer than six nude women, during a government raid on a brothel.
but wait, it gets worse...
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Amazing news for We The People, Congressman Wexler and others are finally listening to The People and ignoring House Speaker Pelosi's statement "Impeachment Is Off The Table", they're calling for immediate impeachment hearings for Vice President Cheney! Plus breaking news Congressman Kucinich is preparing documents for a bill to impeach Bush too!! BELOW--INFO & ACTIONS TO TAKE & RESOURCES *AfterDowningStreet http://www.afterdowningstreet.org/?q=node/29386 "WE DID IT! 50,000 SIGNATURES CALLING FOR IMMEDIATE CHENEY IMPEACHMENT HEARINGS COLLECTED IN 1 DAY!" By dlindorff 2007-12-16 "It's... Read More
Originally a 19-year old girl was sentenced to 90 lashes for violating Saudi's rigid laws on segregation of the sexes after she was abducted and gang-raped. The judges then decided to punish the woman further for "her attempt to aggravate and influence the judiciary through the media." For vigorously defending her, her lawyer has had his license revoked and faces a disciplinary hearing. The unrelated man she was with, who was also raped, was sentenced to 90 lashes. "I think when you look at the crime and the fact that now the victim is punished, I think that causes a fair degree of surprise... Read More
Israeli and Palestinian leaders gathered in Nablus today to discuss agenda items for the upcoming peace conference in Annapolis, only to have the scheduled three-hour meeting erupt into a massive falafel ball food fight. Prime Minister Ehud Olmert met with Mahmoud Abbas in the home of Ahmed Ashish, a local goat herder. Both leaders arrived at noon with their respective entourages and gifts. Sources allege that Olmert presented Abbas with Lonely Planet USA Road Trip! and inscribed (in Arabic): "Hey dude! I figure you'll never see any of these places. But one day, perhaps. Or just give it to... Read More
Close your eyes and imagine yourself living in or just visiting Iraq. Imagine you take a bus from the airport, thinking to yourself is there a bomb on this bus? Will someone attack or hijack this bus, this simple, common, everyday bus you are on. Imagine the woman sittting next to you , she is staring blankly into the air, she looks sleepless, weathered, tired. She looks stressed, anguished, full of fear and apathetic to your presence. Would you know how she felt? Would you wonder what makes her so scared?
Imagine her child with her, a small curious child, at her legs, staring at... Read More
Israel has recently declared the Hamas-led Palestinian government, considered by U.S. and the European Union to be terrorist, an "enemy entity (NYTimes.com, September 2007)". Hamas has taken this as a declaration of war: "We will not surrender and we will fight together with our people (NYTimes.com)." Although Jihad groups in Gaza claim responsibility for rocket attacks made on Israeli army bases, Israel holds Hamas accountable for not the preventing attacks. The Islamic Jihad have responded to the increased stronghold on Gaza by Israel: "We have God at our side and God is greather than... Read More
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