Letters And Editorials

Charlottesville survivor: 'There's no doubt this was terrorism'

Democracy Now!'s show on August 14 takes an in-depth look at the "Unite the Right" white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, on August 12 that erupted into violence, resulting in three deaths.After a torchlit march of hundreds on the University of Virginia campus, more than 1000 white nationalists descended on the city on August 11 to oppose a plan to remove a statue of C ....

India, Pakistan moving towards confederation

Narendra Modi, soon after winning the candidacy vote for BJP’s choice for Delhi's seat of power stated "Pakistan must fight terror and not India". If what Modi believes is true then Pakistan must rethink and deeply probe to take stock of the situation as everyone understands that war means total annihilation. The internal law and order situation due to terrorism spares no time ....

UN Climate Organizations: What You Need to Know

The people in charge of dictating policy on Global Warming/Climate Change in the world are nothing more than placebo climate scientists who have no more right to claim to be meteorologists and atmospheric physic experts than your medical doctor does.  We would not dream of going to our mechanic for a medical related condition or getting advice about a plumbing problem from an attorney. Howeve ....

America today parallels Ancient Rome

Today, the United States has many parallels as an empire to that of the collapse of the ancient Roman Empire. There were many causes of the fall of Rome however, but the main problems which led to it are exactly the same as those we face currently, here in America as a nation.  The fall of the Roman Empire took a few centuries for the total dissolution of that government to take place. Howev ....

Indian firing kills child -- Five wounded in disputed Kashmir

Muzaffarabad -- Pakistani officials on Friday said Indian firing into village close to kashmir;s  defecto border killed a tot and wounded five others including two women. “A thirteen months  old kid who was wounded in shelling by Indian troops has died at hospital, while five other wounded persons in Kotli district are still under treatment,” Masood-ur-Rehman, deputy commissioner of ....

Kashmir's so-called integral part mantra at UN

The spewed hyperbole parroting Kashmir as an "Integral part" at United Nations Security Council (September 28, 2013) charged up already very high emotions, dashing all hopes for any immediate dialogue between India and Pakistan. However, many believe that Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was complying with his Congress Party´s political requirement for upcoming elections in ....