Daily Archives: January 12, 2015

Sri Lanka: Behind Maithripala Sirisena’s defeat of Mahinda Rajapaksa | Chris Slee


January 12, 2015 — Links International Journal of Socialist Renewal/Green Left Weekly — Maithripala Sirisena has taken office as president of Sri Lanka, after winning the election held on January 8. Sirisena obtained 51.28% of the vote, defeating incumbent president … Continue reading

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Who Should be Blamed for Muslim Terrorism? | ANDRE VLTCHEK


(Counterpunch, Weekend Edition January 9-11, 2015)   The West is Manufacturing Muslim Monsters A hundred years ago, it would have been unimaginable to have a pair of Muslim men enter a cafe or a public transportation vehicle, and then blow … Continue reading

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