"The President of the European Parliament, Hans-Gert Poettering, has called on China to open talks with the Dali Lama on the human rights situation in Tibet.He also questioned whether European leaders should attend the opening ceremonies of the Beijing Olympics.Mr Poettering,...
by Guy La Roche
I am loathe to add to the Wilders-hype, created both by him and the Dutch government, but the following video by Thomas Erdbrink is simply too amazing to let slip by AFOE’s international radar.
Thomas Erdbrink is a...
"Indian PM warns Canada of threatVancouver Sun EXCLUSIVE: Canadian MP says too few politicians are prepared to take a strong stand for fear of offending Indo-Canadians"Well Duh !!!OpinionBarry Artiste, Now Public...
"Corrupt South American and Caribbean politicians need somewhere secure to retire to when they get done raping their countries, somewhere like Miami, the European ones prefer New York, the French-speaking Africans, Paris. "
Certainly a scary prospect where Families spendthrift attitudes are putting them increasingly into debt, with Government Opposition Politicians promising if they are elected will help wipe some of that Debt Slate...
"People in Myanmar welcomed the military government's promise of multi-party elections in 2010 on Sunday as an opportunity to be seized, despite deep scepticism from opposition politicians and abroad."Just get on whatever horse you can catch. Then try to find better ones...
This is the first election since 1952 that an incumbent President or
Vice President hasn’t been in the general election. Which might explain
why a woman, a black man, a Mormon, a television star, two guys...
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"Gaza's last gasp
Sonja Karkar, The Electronic Intifada, 23 January 2008
Palestinians in Gaza gather in front of the Rafah border crossing at the border with Egypt, 22 January 2008. (Wissam Nassar/MaanImages)
By now, people watching their news programs around the world...
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"Freedom Rider: White America is Crazy for Obama
by BAR editor and senior columnist Margaret Kimberley
"Obama supporters want him to be their man, even when he tells them that he isn't."
ObamaShirtsleeveNHjpg Barack Obama drives white people crazy, some because of love and...
Perhaps Canada's 18th Prime Minister Brian Mulroney said it best during his scandal ridden reign,derided by the Lefty NDP, past, and present in the Schrieber Mulroney scandal today, Brian Mulroney once stated to...
"Qatar feels the chill
What reasons could George Bush have for giving Qatar the cold shoulder? One: its support and bankrolling of al-Jazeera
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"Politics is about manipulation, your average citizen is too clueless about life, and too lazy, to vote for a candidate based solely on merit, instead there needs to be salesmanship, hyperbole and professional wrestling-style theatrics to get their interest."
""I call on the politicans who are to run in district chief, mayoral, gubernatorial, parliamentary and presidential elections to remain sane, sportsmanlike, able to exercise self-restraint and not to sacrifice the people`s interests," the President said in a dialog with stock...
Different laws in India.
Even after 50 years of independence and
democracy, law is not equal for the commoner and powerful in the country. The
police hesitate to act, when it comes to the politicians or their kith and kin
or their close circle.
What a surprise to see so many presidential candidates on this list! Whatever can be the matter?What's with this Judicial Watch crowd? Well, they seem to be lawyers. And they plainly state that they are "conservative," whatever the heck that means. In...