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The Genie is out of the bottle

February 25, 2011

0 ‘The genie is out of the bottle’ Assessing a changing Arab world with Noam Chomsky and Al Jazeera’s Marwan Bishara Aljazeera <> Massive public protests continue to sweep the Middle East and North Africa in countries including Bahrain, Libya, Yemen and Iran – many being met with violent government crackdowns. We speak to Marwan […]

Libya: protests focus on Tripoli as demonstrators set public buildings on fire

February 21, 2011


More than 230 people have been killed in clashes in Libya as anti-government protests reached the Libyan capital for the first time and the building where the country’s parliament meets was set on fire. Link to this video By Richard Spencer, Middle East Correspondent Nabila Ramdani in Cairo and Agencies 1:00PM GMT 21 Feb 2011 […]

With Gaza, Journalists Fail Again

January 28, 2009


By Truth Dig. Posted on 27 Jan 2009 AP photo / Sebastian Scheiner A rainbow, as if projected by the American media, is seen over the northern Gaza Strip, from the Israel-Gaza Border. By Chris Hedges The assault on Gaza exposed not only Israel’s callous disregard for international law but the gutlessness of the American press. […]