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Calls grow for Bush war crimes trial

“The rising tide of protests against the White House and Bush and the opposition to the unilateral and warmongering approaches of the …

9/11 — the big cover-up?

Even the chair of the 9/11 Commission now admits that the official evidence they were given was ‘far from the truth’. Even …

Don’t be afraid of Russia

Russia acts in the way most major world powers do. Unfortunately, most observers in Washington or London are still in denial and …

No Exit, No Strategy

The White House insisted that President Bush had consulted intensively with his generals and adapted to changing circumstances. But no amount of …

Palestine: democracy not Zionism

With some sort of "meeting" or "conference" to kick start the peace process now being touted by the Bush administration, there is …

Unpredictable Putin

The Russian president seeks power through the element of surprise – but that could be a weakness. The Russian president seeks power …

Mr Bush, your sheikh is dead

Sheikh Abdul Sattar Abu Risha – along with his two bodyguards – was killed by a roadside bomb planted near his home …

Stopping the Next War

That is the meaning of Gen. Petraeus’ recommendation, adopted by President Bush, that 6,000 U.S. troops be home by Christmas and the …

The Least Bad Plan

PRESIDENT BUSH’S explanation of his latest plans for Iraq last night was marred by a couple of important omissions. First, the president …