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if the pot’s calling the kettle black.. does it mean the kettle isn’t really black?

September 22, 2011


President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Speech 2011: Delegates Leave General Assembly Hall. Ok, so it’s no secret that Ahmadinejad is a little nuts, but you have to give him props for calling things as they are: Ahmadinejad’s speech pitted the poverty and unhappiness of most countries against the riches and power of the U.S. and unnamed European […]

Why won’t the pope let women protect themselves from HIV?

June 8, 2011


Why won’t the pope let women protect themselves from HIV? | Nancy Goldstein | Comment is free |  Because it’s all about control: For months now, their all-male team has been trying to strip all references to sexual and reproductive health and rights from the meeting’s declaration; gutting all mentions of education and prevention […]

Gaddafi Troops Raping, Issued Viagra

April 29, 2011


Gaddafi Troops Raping, Issued Viagra: U.S. Envoys. If it is true that Gaddafi’s troops are being issued Viagra, diplomats said, it could indicate that they are being encouraged by their commanders to engage in rape to terrorize the population in areas that have supported the rebels. The use of rape as a weapon during wartime […]