“Just like the Arab Spring was exploited to serve imperialistic agendas, this new wave of nationalism we see rise among ethnic groups has been weaponized to serve Tel Aviv’s neocons’ grand hegemonic ambitions,” a political analyst tells MintPress News.

CIA Whistleblower Kiriakou Joins Anti-War Activists To Write Letters To Political Prisoners
He spent 30 months in federal prison for blowing the whistle on the CIA’s government-sanctioned torture practices. Now John Kiriakou joins activists from the anti-war group Code Pink to write letters to other activists, dissenters and perceived political prisoners.
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    Israel On The Run
    Becoming a global pariah.
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      Meet The Tiny Country Pushing For Huge Change In Palestine
      Malta’s foreign minister tells MintPress: “If Israel continues to expand, there is going to be no land left for a two-state solution. There are volumes of condemnation but no concrete action against Israel.”
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        Trident Whistleblower Turns Himself In After Raising UK Nuclear Safety Alarm
        After a year of careful planning, William McNeilly shared documentation of dangerous safety breaches in the British navy with Wikileaks, exposing what he calls a “disaster waiting to happen.”
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          Saudi Arabia’s Imprisoned Princesses Call For Revolution
          The plight of four imprisoned daughters of the late King Abdullah highlights how all women in Saudi Arabia lack essential human rights.
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            2011 NATO Destruction Of Libya Has Increased Terrorism Across Region
            From Libya to Mali, Nigeria and Somalia, NATO’s 2011 intervention against Moammar Gadhafi has had an undeniable domino effect -- but when do the dominoes stop falling?
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              Freedom Flotilla III Sets Sail Toward Gaza, Carrying Medical Supplies And Solar Panels
              Marianne, a trawler just launched from Sweden, will be joined by other vessels en route to break the Israeli blockade of Gaza and deliver lifesaving supplies to Palestinians.
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                Sabotage Charges Dropped Against 85-Year-Old Anti-Nuclear Nun Megan Rice
                Imprisoned over a year ago for a nonviolent protest at a nuclear storage facility, Rice was released Saturday after an appeals court overturned her sabotage conviction.
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                  Saudi Arabia To Behead, Crucify Pro-Democracy Opposition Leader Sheikh Nimr
                  Sentenced to death last year, Sheikh Nimr is a political prisoner condemned for demanding the release of other prisoners and Saudi government reform.
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