Fuck Democracy, I Alone Will Decide If New Zealand Will Go To War With Syria Says John Key

Well of course he didn’t say it like that. He said: There will be a debate but the government decides on participating in an invasion of Syria, indicating that there would be no vote which would undoubtedly mirror more the real sentiment of 90,6% against war or only under UN mandate in New Zealand according […]

The Contagion Of Evil

I’ll be proud to be on the same list as Chris Trotter as I too have been in touch with both Jon and Nicky over the years! By Chris Trotter THE BAGRAM DETENTION FACILITY was a dark lake of evil, its opaque depths constantly replenished by a thousand tributaries of officially-sanctioned moral depravity. Behind the […]

Blair aides DID know Britain was not in imminent danger of attack from Saddam, memo reveals

What gets me is that it was all so glaringly obvious to all but the most badly informed. Secret emails suggesting that Britain was duped into war in Iraq were released yesterday, renewing calls for a full-scale public inquiry into the conflict. Documents released under freedom of information laws show Government officials pressed intelligence chiefs […]

US soldier refuses to serve in ‘illegal Iraq war’

WASHINGTON (AFP) – Matthis Chiroux is the kind of young American US military recruiters love. “I was from a poor, white family from the south, and I did badly in school,” the now 24-year-old told AFP. “I was ‘filet mignon’ for recruiters. They started phoning me when I was in 10th grade,” or around 16 […]

Afghanistan’s insurgency spreading north

Just in case you still thought we had won the war in Afghanistan and the only ones fighting where “the Taliban”. Kabul, Afghanistan – The attempted assassination of President Hamid Karzai Sunday came as the latest sign of a trend worrying Western officials: that the insurgency is spreading from the Taliban stronghold of the south […]