The Guys Who Hold The Key To Stability In Baghdad
Iraq's Shia militias say they'll facilitate the transition of power from former Prime Minister Maliki to his successor. But smooth sailing is not guaranteed.
Yemeni Government’s Payouts Evidence Of Civilians Killed By US Drone Attack
Rights group says U.S. might be secretly funding compensation for civilian deaths it refuses to publicly acknowledge.
Israel Refuses To Lift Blockade, Resumes Shelling
Israeli forces launch attacks, injuring two Palestinian children, in retaliation for rocket fire from Gaza.
Myth #5: The Media’s Role Is To Be objective, Present Both Sides Equally
That’s all! To view all the Myths go back to Myth #4, Myth#3, Myth #2, and Myth #1. If you’re unable to view the image above, see text below. 5. MYTH: The media’s role is to be objective and non-biased, as well as provide both sides an equal voice FACT: The role of journalism in a democracy is inform the public and hold those in power accountable to essentially prevent the state from abusing its power. In the case of the Israeli Palestinian conflict, this is not an equal
Myth #4: Israel Is A Democracy That Upholds Human Rights
All occupying forces have three goals, we break them down to debunk the myth that Israel is a democracy.
Myth #3: Israel Has The Right To Exist, Defend Itself, But Palestinians Do Not
Do Palestinians have the right to defend themselves and the right to exist?
Myth #2: Hamas Broke The Cease-Fires — All Of Them
We debunk this myth: Israel has claimed that it is responding to Hamas rockets and is acting in self-defense. The question is, what really started this aggressive assault on the Gaza Strip?
Pakistan’s Third Largest Party To Quit Parliament In Bid To Oust PM
The aim is to bring down the government and force new elections.
Israel And The US Push The Hague Court Not To Probe Gaza War Crimes
The ICC fears 'political consequences' of the investigation into Israeli war crimes in Gaza.
VIDEO: Mnar Muhawesh Breaks The Set On Israel’s Genocide of Palestinians, Israeli Apartheid
Abby Martin speaks with Mnar Muhawesh, editor in chief of Mint Press News, discussing why Israel's latest offensive Operation Protective Edge is an expression of colonialism, ethnic cleansing of Palestinians and a continuation of occupation and annexing Palestinian land.
Israel, The UNHRC And Selective Accountability
The UNHRC embarks on its usual schedule of reacting to Israel’s aggression -- investigations, reports, recommendations that ultimately change nothing.
Human Rights Issues Emerge As Assange’s Health Deteriorates
Assange says he’s leaving Ecuador’s embassy in London “soon,” but not giving himself up to British authorities. WikiLeaks spokesman confirms Assange’s “bags are packed.”
Myth Vs. Fact: Breaking Down The Conflict In Gaza
These are the top 5 myths the American media left the public with about Israel's brutal offensive of Gaza.
15 New US Airstrikes In Northern Iraq
The Pentagon says a new round of 15 U.S. airstrikes near the Mosul dam in northern Iraq were justified because the dam's failure could trigger a humanitarian disaster.
Pakistan Protest Leaders Give PM 48 Hours to Resign
Khan Threatens Tax Resistance If Sharif Stays.
Activists Block Israeli Cargo Ship From Entering Port Of Oakland
Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists have successfully blocked an Israeli ship that was scheduled to dock at the port of Oakland in California on Saturday.
After Two Years in Embassy, Assange Says He’s Leaving ‘Soon’
Embattled publisher of Wikileaks' confirms that he will make attempts to leave Ecuadorian Embassy in London.
Here Are The Countries Vying For US Aid In 2015, And Why
The United States gives a lot of money to the world. How do you think it's being spent?
World Bank Accused Of Transferring Safeguards Responsibility To Borrowers
“Other financial institutions that followed the bank in building up their standards ... will now follow the bank in tearing them down,” a global development watchdog worries.
Israel Obtained US Arms Without White House, State Department OK
Paper describes mounting tensions between two nations, holdup on Hellfire missiles request.