Winning War Through Racism & Propaganda

With all this media hype around the recent terror alert that went out on Tuesday, I felt compelled to write a post. I’m not going to get into the nonsense details of the hype because i believe it’s completely dramatized.. so if your interested about that nonsense, go google it. Instead it’s 3 a.m. and i […]

To Assess U.S. Drone Policies We Must Listen to More Farea al-Muslimis

Written by me and Noor Mir . Originally posted on Muftah We are not here to proffer an analysis. We are not academics. We are here as a Pakistani and a Yemeni, as activists, as citizens of this country and as citizens of our homelands. We are dismayed. We are confused. But we are not […]

Finding solidarity in the midst of Boston Bombing &U.S. Drones in Yemen

During the Boston bombing, Obama made a statement ” The American people refuse to be terrorized.” Two days before his statement, Obama bombs my friend’s village in Yemen and kills 5 civilians. In Iraq, 46 were killed. Today, Obama kills 2 more in Yemen.  “All in all, this has been a tough week.” Obama says.   Whats […]

Mr. Brennan, The Yemeni people DO mind your drone killings

Mr. Brennan claims that in Yemen, there’s no opposition to drones. Really Mr. Brennan, Are we invisible to you? There is no one I can think of who would agree to your statement. As a matter of fact, some of us here in Yemen have been trying to organize an online live debate on the […]