Author Archives: Richard Edmondson

Anglican Church Fires the Wrong Guy!

What do you call a man who heads a major Christian denomination but who doubts the existence of God? Words like “fraud” or “charlatan” would probably come to mind.

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Did Concept for ISIS Beheading Vids Originate in ‘Istanbullywood’?

By Ariadna Theokopoulos I have received a request to review the trailer of a Turkish TV drama series of the Islamic terrorism subgenre produced in February 2014 by the large and growing Turkish movie industry dubbed Istanbullywood. The Turkish TV … Continue reading

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Gazans Trying to Escape

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The Origins of Hamas

Back in late July, when Israel’s invasion of Gaza was in full swing, the Washington Post published an article headlined “How Israel Helped Create Hamas.”

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Ken O’Keefe Calls For US Military to Refuse Orders to Attack Syria

In this video former US Marine and Iraq war veteran Ken O’Keefe discusses the funding of groups like ISIS and al-Qaeda as well as the “state of perpetual war” that is being fostered by those presently running Israel and America–and … Continue reading

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Syrian Refugees Find Assylum in Latin America

BOGOTÁ — Before he came to Colombia, all that Mohammed had ever heard about the country was “violence, drugs, and war.” Certainly, when the 28-year-old Syrian fled Damascus just over a year ago, Colombia did not register as a possible … Continue reading

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$6 Billion Gaza Reconstruction Project Will Benefit Israeli Companies

“It is outrageous that a country which has just demolished 25,000 houses is demanding that their construction industry benefit from rebuilding them at the expense of the international community”, one Western diplomat told EurActiv.

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15 Palestinian Migrants Dead After Boat Capsizes Off Egypt

Ma’an News BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Fifteen migrants from Gaza died on Saturday after a boat they were riding in capsized in the Mediterranean sea off the coast of al-Ajami near Alexandria in northern Egypt, Egyptian military sources said.

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ISIS, Syria, and a ‘Make or Break’ Moment for the US Empire

By Richard Edmondson As you no doubt have heard by now, ISIS released its third beheading video over the weekend–or was it the fourth? One loses track.

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Apartheid North? Ukraine Begins Construction of Israeli-Like Wall

Back in June of this year I posted an article on a call by Ukrainian oligarch Ihor Kolomoisky for construction of a high-tech security wall along the 1200-mile  border between Ukraine from Russia.

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