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…

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…

Israel’s Nukes Derail U.S. Non-proliferation Goals

          Israel’s Nukes Derail U.S. Non-proliferation Goals By Victor Kattan Overview United States President Barack Obama swept into office with a powerful commitment to the cause of nuclear non-proliferation. However, the escalatingU.S.sanctions and covert actions againstIran’s alleged quest for a nuclear weapon as well as its increased military presence in the…

European Nations May Investigate Bush Officials over Prisoner Treatment

European Nations May Investigate Bush Officials over Prisoner Treatment By Craig Whitlock European prosecutors are likely to investigate CIA and Bush administration officials on suspicion of violating an international ban on torture if they are not held legally accountable at home, according to U.N. officials and human rights lawyers. Many European officials and civil liberties…

Western double-standards defines nuclear interests

Western double-standards defines nuclear interests Editorial comment On all matters that pertain to war and peace, powerful nations with global interests tend to delineate the passage of global policy. According to the ‘The Nuclear Age Peace Foundation’- a think tank consisting of eminent intellectuals, Nuclear weapons are an essential and stated part of NATO’s collective…