I was around sixteen years old when I first met #British #Trotskyist Bill Hunter, who recently died at the age of 95. Few words are adequate to describe such a phenomenal personality, who for all his life was committed to the cause for #Marxism and in whose life time, witnessed major global #events, from the second world war, to the fall of the #SovietUnion: http://totallyhussein.blogspot.co.uk/2015/08/bill-hunter-life-of-revolutionary.html?utm_source=BP_recent

I was around sixteen years old when I first met #British #Trotskyist Bill Hunter, who recently died at the age of 95. Few words are adequate to describe such a phenomenal personality, who for all his life was committed to the cause for #Marxism and in whose life time, witnessed major global #events, from the second world war, to the fall of the #SovietUnion: http://totallyhussein.blogspot.co.uk/2015/08/bill-hunter-life-of-revolutionary.html?utm_source=BP_recent

Us MP and Iraqi boy at war – thumb war. Nothing but friendly fire. Fatalities zero!.

Us MP and Iraqi boy at war – thumb war. Nothing but friendly fire. Fatalities zero!.

Senior Hamas official Ismail Haniyeh on Friday urged the Palestinian leadership to sign the Rome Statute and hold Israel accountable for its crimes in Gaza at the International Criminal Court. Haniyeh said in a statement that “signing the Rome Statute is the right for every victim and stalling is neglecting their rights and an offense to the image of Palestinians.”

Senior Hamas official Ismail Haniyeh on Friday urged the Palestinian leadership to sign the Rome Statute and hold Israel accountable for its crimes in Gaza at the International Criminal Court. Haniyeh said in a statement that “signing the Rome Statute is the right for every victim and stalling is neglecting their rights and an offense to the image of Palestinians.”

My days in Baghdad with the soldiers of the artillery brigade I was embedded with that summer were spent mostly inside their base or patrolling in armored vehicles through the city ... In this picture, in a very rare interaction between civilians and soldier in those days, an Iraqi woman was trying to convince soldiers she had nothing to do with illegal fuel that was sold on the streets. They let her go.

My days in Baghdad with the soldiers of the artillery brigade I was embedded with that summer were spent mostly inside their base or patrolling in armored vehicles through the city ... In this picture, in a very rare interaction between civilians and soldier in those days, an Iraqi woman was trying to convince soldiers she had nothing to do with illegal fuel that was sold on the streets. They let her go.

April 2, 2003 - Some 1,500 Syrian school children stage a sit in outside the UNICEF offices in Damascus to protest the US-British war on Iraq. They carried banners, one of them reading "Stop killing Iraqi children." (AP Photo Bassem Tellawi)

April 2, 2003 - Some 1,500 Syrian school children stage a sit in outside the UNICEF offices in Damascus to protest the US-British war on Iraq. They carried banners, one of them reading "Stop killing Iraqi children." (AP Photo Bassem Tellawi)

On Christmas Eve, the Iraqi people braved the attempts of the Islamic State to sabotage the holy festival of Christmas, and all over Iraq, celebrated the special Midnight Mass in Churches across the country.

General Władysław Sikorski, the C-in-C of the Polish Armed Forces, decorating Pilot Officer Jan Zumbach of the 303 Polish Fighter Squadron with the Cross of Valour (Krzyż Walecznych). Zumbach is being decorated for shooting down his eleventh enemy plane. Pilot Officer Witold Łokuciewski, on Zumbach's left, awaiting his turn to be decorated. Both airmen are holders of the Distinguished Flying Cross, which ribbons are visible on their uniforms. 1941-10-29

General Władysław Sikorski, the C-in-C of the Polish Armed Forces, decorating Pilot Officer Jan Zumbach of the 303 Polish Fighter Squadron with the Cross of Valour (Krzyż Walecznych). Zumbach is being decorated for shooting down his eleventh enemy plane. Pilot Officer Witold Łokuciewski, on Zumbach's left, awaiting his turn to be decorated. Both airmen are holders of the Distinguished Flying Cross, which ribbons are visible on their uniforms. 1941-10-29

Footage of Chemical Attack in Syria is a Fraud, says Mother Agnes, a catholic nun working in Syria

Footage of Chemical Attack in Syria is a Fraud, says Mother Agnes, a catholic nun working in Syria

In the last year, 55,090 households were accepted as homeless by their local council

In the last year, 55,090 households were accepted as homeless by their local council

Bringing Anne Frank's Vision to the Modern World. By Hussein Al-alak. Read more: http://www.asafeworldforwomen.org/rights-defenders/rd-global/3795-anne-franks-vision.html

Bringing Anne Frank's Vision to the Modern World. By Hussein Al-alak. Read more: http://www.asafeworldforwomen.org/rights-defenders/rd-global/3795-anne-franks-vision.html

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