ISIS vs Al Nusra

Isn’t it kind of interesting ‘central’ Al Qaeda just announced that their only true representative in Syria is Al Nusra,the same organization that the United States government has labeled ‘moderate Islamist’ in comparison to ISIS who are threatening their interests in Iraq as well as fighting in Syria?    Are we going to be be openly on the same side […]

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Chemical Weapons Update

The Nobel Peace Prize, it’s luster dulled by the wars of Barack Obama and the EU,  and Henry Kissinger’s lifetime record of supporting massacres, dictators and Israeli exceptionalism, was presented to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons this year.   According to Thorbjørn Jagland, Chairman of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, the award was not necessarily for their current work […]

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Chemical Weapons Victims in Syria

What strikes me, and no doubt I am very personal experience centered, is that these images of victims look nothing like the images of Halabja after the gas attack that killed several thousand people.  In the images from Halabja,  the people were all still lying where they fell as they attempted to run away or hide.      Images captured […]

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Into the Night

The word is that a U.S. assault on Syria is imminent.  They are lining up their forces, ships  in the Mediterranean carrying cruise missiles, air bases being commandeered in Jordan and Israel.   John Kerry says “Assad must be punished.”  So, we will drop bombs on the very people who are already suffering from a disastrous civil war to guarantee a […]

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