August, 2009

Afghani elecetions

Blog, Middle East, Politics, USA

August 24, 2009

Is it any wonder that Karzai is in the lead? As an ex-employee of Unocal, one of the major companies involved in the Trans-Afghan Pipeline, it would seem that his popularity amongst Western backers comes with a price. Karzai gives the US a safe route for their oil/natural gas pipeline – the US give...

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“Gaza Reflections”

Blog, Middle East

August 20, 2009

Good friend and colleague, Antony Loewenstein, who recently spent the last few weeks reporting from inside Gaza has put together the following mini-documentary:...

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“Reuben Brand a rare Truthful Journalist…”

Australia, Blog, Middle East

August 13, 2009

Dr Gideon Polya, a Melbourne based scientist and writer,  has recently written a very interesting article regarding one of my previous pieces  “The Truth must not be sanitised.” In his article Dr Polya makes a strong point about the lack of truthful reportage by Western journalist in relation...

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