links for 2009-03-19
Thursday, March 19, 2009
Just give it a rest Osama, Jesus.
"Osama Bin Laden has called for the overthrow of Somalia's moderate Islamist president in an audio recording published on the internet."
"Today is the 41st anniversary of the My Lai Massacre which occurred during the American War in Vietnam. I find it interesting that many Americans think of the United States’ military interventions in Southeast Asia as distant and disconnected events rather than phenomena which have shaped the present and which are still relevant to present day acts of U.S. military aggression.:
"The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today denounced US President Barrack Obama and Gloria Arroyo for forging a "deal" over the phone this weekend to push on with the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) amid intense criticisms against it and widespread calls for its abrogation."
"NEW MUSLIM COOL takes viewers on Hamza’s ride through the streets, projects and jail cells of urban America, following his spiritual journey to some surprising places –– where we can all see ourselves reflected in a world that never stops changing."
"Palestinian communities in Jerusalem, Jaffa, Hebron, the Jordan Valley and the Naqab (Negev), among others, have been recently subjected to some of the worst, ongoing Israeli campaigns of gradual ethnic cleansing intended to “Judaize” their space. Qalqilya is suffocated by the colonial apartheid Wall that surrounds it from all sides, while Nablus is under constant siege. A few months ago, the Palestinian community in Acre was brutally attacked by Jewish-Israeli fundamentalists and xenophobes in one of the worst pogroms witnessed by Palestinians inside Israel."