Daily Archives: January 7, 2018

Our Gods of War – By Rosaliene Bacchus

Three Worlds One Vision

Costs of War Project Map of USA Counterterror War Locations 2015-2017

Costs of War Project Map of USA Counterterror War Locations 2015-2017
Prepared by: Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs – Brown University

In his article “Mapping a World From Hell,” published on January 4, Tom Engelhardt presents a unique map produced by Costs of War Project at Brown University’s Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs. After more than 16 years since the United States embarked on its war on terror that has transformed entire countries into hell on Earth, we finally have a visual representation of the true extent of our never-ending wars.

After first targeting Afghanistan in pursuit of Osama bin Laden’s al-Qaeda terrorist group back in October 2001, as retribution for the group’s 9/11 attack on the World Trade Center, our nation is now militarily engaged in some form in 76 countries. That’s 39 percent of the world’s nations, as indicated in the…

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Antisocial media: why I decided to cut back on Facebook and Instagram

Antisocial media: why I decided to cut back on Facebook and Instagram

Only when I tried to quit social networks did I realise how addictive and enveloping they are designed to be. Now I am convinced we are heading for a public health crisis.

Israel’s History – Why I am Angry with the Mizrahi elite – By Uri Avnery

Israel’s History – Why I am Angry with the Mizrahi elite. Very angry indeed.

By Uri Avnery – 06 January 2018

Mizrah is the Hebrew word for East. Eastern Jews are those who lived for many centuries in the Islamic world. Western Jews are those who lived in Christian Europe.

The words are, of course, misnomers. Russian Jews are “Westerners”, Moroccan Jews are “Easterners”. A look at the map shows that Russia is far to the East of Morocco. It would be more accurate to call them “Northerners” and “Southerners”. Too late, now.     Continue reading

80 Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) staffers fired last year in corruption clean-up

GUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – Posted: 05 Jan 2018 

GUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – Posted: 05 Jan 2018 

Proposal to impose a fee for garbage collection to be discussed by council

Former SWAT Commander was acting on his own on the day of his arrest – Top Cop

GNBA issues six new radio licences

Local Authority organs to be better able to make informed decisions on taxes with update of property registries

City Hall undertakes clean-up of Le Repentir Cemetery

East Bank residents to benefit from upgraded road work

Diamond Mineral Water Sports Roundup – January 5, 2018

Family of a missing 14-year-old girl pleads for her safe return

Female miner feels she is being bullied off her land by a large scale miner

NIS announces increase in funeral grants, minimum pension

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