Iran is next

Contrary to what is published in the mainstream press Iran has every right to build nuclear facilities for peaceful purposes. It signed the non-proliferation treaty and has opened its facilities to the IAEA in compliance…

Today is a day of sadness.

Today I have to perform a sad duty; the funeral and commemoration of a much loved family member, the favourite aunt of my husband. Jessy was a nurse for most of her live. She took…

Pentagon Holds Thousands of Americans ‘Prisoners of War’

As Jeanette Fitzsimons pointed out to me New Zealand is not complicit in the illegal war in Iraq, but if the US treats it’s own soldiers like this is there any reason to believe they…

Tory donor winds up hedge funds in face of SEC charges

Another question for John Key; were you as a bond and derivatives man (He was the head of the European bonds and Derivatives department for Merrill Lynch for a while according to his own website)…

Pentagon rules out including Fallon in Iraq hearing next month

Fallon once famously said that war with Iran would not happen on his watch. Well, his watch has ended. He was forced to step down because he was sick of the wars of aggression and…

Winter Soldiers Sound Off

If you still think that American soldiers are in Iraq or Afghanistan to bring them our “freedoms” than perhaps it’s time you read this and yes, I sincerely wonder why NZ soldiers are involved in…

Iraq’s oil ministry invites companies to bid on oil, gas development projects

BAGHDAD: Iraq’s Oil Ministry said Sunday that it has invited local and international oil companies to bid for contracts including one to develop a natural gas field in a Sunni area in the west of…