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 […]

Islamophobia

  Injustices and prejudices Unreported tortures Eyes too blind to see the reality This is the real story of mortality Indefinite edition, Torture and the War on Terror 12 years after 9/11, this remains the new normal With stares from every face  Humiliating searches, interrogation and incarceration To justify their imperialistic wars Forced into silence from human ignorance […]

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 […]

Under cover, President Hadi quietly begins to erase history.

“They are erasing history,” Dalal says, “This is not my government. It doesn’t represent me.” President Hadi has set the date for the national dialogue (much anticipated mainly by internationals) for March 18 2013. This comes on a day already very significant to revolutionaries as it marks the  second anniversary of the “Juma’a al Karama” […]

In Sana’a, hunger strikers continue a revolution

“1..2…3… the goals of the revolution are where?” sung protestors outside the Cabinet, where a handful of activists launched a relentless hunger strike and sit-in  calling on the new Yemeni government to provide them with their promised medical care assistance. President Hadi claims he has paid most of the wounded protestors and the families of those killed […]

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 […]