Monthly Archives: February 2006

When I Became a Man

A man’s reflection on the summersspent on his grandfather’s farm. By: Nathan Landers I awoke to the sound of a train passing by as I slept on a porch swing. My skin reddened from the scorching sun rays that punish … Continue reading

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Our very own Gulag

This is the story of a man without a name. For the past four years he has been a prisoner of the United States government; yet if our leaders had their way, the fact he even exists would remain unknown … Continue reading

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At last … a rational voice

Jimmy Carter wrote an op-ed piece which was published by the Washington Post on February 20, 2006 concerning the sweeping success of the Hamas party in democratically held elections in Palestine, and the stunning reactions to this success by Israel … Continue reading

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Hamas dismisses Israeli sanctions

Palestinian Prime Minister-designate Ismail Haniya has dismissed the effect of Israeli financial restrictions on the Palestinian Authority (PA). Mr Haniya told the BBC that Arab and Islamic states would offset a drop in Western aid and said Hamas would not … Continue reading

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Understanding Muslims

It should be obvious that the recently published cartoons have been no more than a proxy for millions of Muslims to protest the overall insensitivity of Western culture to the cultures of the East and Islam. Call it disrespect. Call … Continue reading

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