Category: ACTIVISTS & HEROES

DAVID PEAR TALKS WITH JEFF J. BROWN ON THE HAIR TRIGGER TINDERBOX IN KOREA-CHINA

JEFF J. BROWN—I had the pleasure to talk with David William Pear on the air today. At 74 years of age, he is an anti-imperial dynamo, waging the good fight, by writing, reporting and protesting, while traveling to countries considered vile by Euranglolanders’ owners. David’s diverse travels and experiences makes for a great radio guest. We decided to focus on the Korean Peninsula today, since Western propaganda is marching in lockstep about the “evil North” (DPRK) and its defiant and successful leader, Kim Jong-Un. The situation there is extremely dangerous for the whole world right now, so our talk is very timely and essential listening.

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Germany, Israel, Palestine, Neo-Nazis, Refugees, Roger Waters, BDS, and “Antisemitism”: Very. Complicated.

GREGORY BARRETT—As we have seen, the government here brands most criticism of Israel, including virtually everything to do with the BDS boycott movement, as “antisemitism”. While the German government joins the rest of the EU in officially opposing Israeli settlements in occupied Palestinian territory, calling them “obstacles to peace”, in practice it demands no changes in that policy in exchange for European weapons sales and other support for the Israeli government and military — exactly like Israel’s Ally Number One, the USA.

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(VIDEO) WORLD NEWS: Pope on Circuses, Animal Rights in Pakistan, and More!

WOLF CLIFTON—Although laws regulating human treatment of animals are common worldwide, only a few recognize animals as having legal rights of their own. If the Sindh Welfare and Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act is passed, the Pakistani province will join Switzerland, Germany, Spain, India, New Zealand, Argentina, and Colombia, becoming one of a small but growing number of jurisdictions to acknowledge that animals are sentient persons rather than mere objects to be used.

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