asked how many “US military interventions in third world / non-western countries in the 20th century have resulted in an increase in democracy in the country?” This doesn’t cover the various theatres of the second world war since those weren’t, in any meaningful sense, interventions in the country in question, rather being part of a […]

Your App Isn’t Helping The People Of Saudi Arabia On March 15, 2002, 15 Saudi girls burned to death inside their school in Mecca. They were not trapped by fallen debris, or unaccounted for by firefighters. The mutaween, Saudi Arabia’s religious police, would not allow the girls to leave their burning school because they […] <iframe src="" width="300" height="250" frameborder="0" scrolling="no"></iframe>  

Phone your TDs  old list national | elections / politics | other press Dé Domhnaigh Nollaig 12, 2010 14:44 by Anonymous – ? Mobile phone numbers for all TDs leaked A couple of days ago, the mobile phone numbers of all TDs was sent by SIPTU to all subscribers of its “Liberty” magazine. The Irish […] Irish media: * Evening Herald * Irish Independent * Sunday Independent * Sunday World * 50% of the Irish Daily Star * Bray People * Carlow People * Drogheda Independent * Enniscorthy Guardian * Fingal Independent * Gorey Guardian * Kerryman * New Ross Standard * The Argus * The Corkman * The Sligo […]

Dogs of war: Who are the British mercenaries roaming Africa accused of ‘war crimes’?   By Elsa Buchanan February 6, 2016 08:00 GMT 3 Mercenaries in Somalia A Somali man who makes a living as a ‘gun for hire’ secures an alley in a market near a wall scribbled with graffiti on 13 August 2011ROBERTO […]