Obama in Bush clothing- He preaches peace, practices war

Obama in Bush clothing- He preaches peace, practices war In an article titled “Obama administration pushes ahead with drone killings” (http://www.wsws.org/articles/2012/nov2012/dron-n26.shtml), Patrick Martin, a Canadian journalist who is the Jerusalem-based Middle East bureau chief for The Globe and Mail, a national newspaper, reports that “the Obama administration is pushing ahead with plans to establish a…

Fighting in his Deathbed*

      Fighting in his Deathbed*   We have news of Samer Issawi, a Palestinian activist on a hunger strike is hospital, protesting against his detention by the Israeli authorities which illegally occupy the Palestinian Territories.  His story is no different than many others coming out of occupied Palestine.  Just a little bit different: For…

Israeli policies of dispossession – Reminiscent of South African apartheid*

 Edition 2: No. 47 Israeli policies of dispossession – Reminiscent of South African apartheid* By Heidi-Jane Esakov The apartheid analogy has often been used when describing the conditions of Palestinian’s living under Israeli occupation. Heidi-Jane Esakov draws these stark parralels by comparing the Israeli demolition of the Bedouin village in Israel’s Negev region to the…

A malignancy called Jewish settlers

   Edition 2: No. 46 A malignancy called Jewish settlers By Khalid Amayreh, 15 Oct 2012 Article by Khalid Amayreh | © Sabbah Report: http://sabbah.biz/mt/?p=14438   “Don’t adjust your mind; there is a fault in reality” Comment The issue of Jewish settlers is fast emerging as the most irreconcilable factors in the Israel-Palestine equation. The power…

Wiping Palestinians Off the Agenda – Wiping Palestine Off the Map

     Edition 2: No. 44           By Yousef Munayyer | Sabbah Report: http://sabbah.biz/mt/?p=14119   At the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) last week the Israeli Prime Minister succeeded and failed simultaneously. With a cartoonish display, Benjamin Netanyahu managed to become the laughing stock of the internet as parodied images of his bomb chart filled blogs and websites. Iran’s nuclear…

letter to Director of Tourism Goa on responsible shack policy

Shack Owners Welfare Society (SOWS) (An affiliate of Centre for Responsible Tourism, Caritas-Goa and the Council for Social Justice and Peace) Institute Piedade, Opposite Captain of Ports, Panjim Tel: 9823018901, E-Mail: cruzcardozo@refdiffmail.com   Ref: SOWS/DOT/Govt-Goa/29-8-12-97 TO: The Director of Tourism Government of Goa Panjim GOA 29 Aug. 12 Dear Sir, RE: Shack Owners Welfare Society…

Press Release: reaction to GCZMA announcement

Shack Owners Welfare Society (SOWS) (An affiliate of Centre for Responsible Tourism, Caritas-Goa and the Council for Social Justice and Peace) Institute Piedade, Opposite Captain of Ports, Panjim Tel: 9823018901, E-Mail: cruzcardozo@refdiffmail.com   Press Release In the September 14 issue of “Herald” we, the Shack Owners Welfare Society (SOWS)[1] have read with great surprise that…

Memorandum to CM – Goa Shack Policy for tourist season 2012-2013

Shack Owners Welfare Society (SOWS) (An affiliate of Centre for Responsible Tourism, Caritas-Goa and the Council for Social Justice and Peace) Institute Piedade, Opposite Captain of Ports, Panjim Tel: 9823018901, E-Mail: cruzcardozo@refdiffmail.com Ref: SOWS/CM/Govt-Goa/06-09-12-98   TO: Mr Manohar Parrikar The Chief Minister, Government of Goa Porvorim GOA 06 September 2012   Dear Sir,   Subject:…

Memorandum to Michael D’Souza – Member Sec. Goa Coastal Zone Management Authority

Shack Owners Welfare Society (SOWS) (An affiliate of Centre for Responsible Tourism, Caritas-Goa and the Council for Social Justice and Peace) Institute Piedade, Opposite Captain of Ports, Panjim Tel: 9823018901, E-Mail: cruzcardozo@refdiffmail.com     Memorandum   In the September 14 issue of “Herald” we, the Shack Owners Welfare Society (SOWS) it was reported that the…

One Walmart supermarket can render 3900 persons jobless!*

     One Walmart supermarket can render 3900 persons jobless!*  The Indian retail sector is the second largest employer inIndiaafter agriculture, employing over 4 crore (40 million) persons as per the latest National Sample Survey (NSS) 2009-10. Most of these are small unorganised or self-employed retailers, who are unable to find gainful employment in other…