Archive for August 18th, 2009
Does a bill written to placate the health insurers, the pharmaceutical manufacturers and hospitals deserves any support at all?
The imperialist carve-up of the Middle East after World War I involved denigration of Islam and contempt for those who practised it. This has been revived as part of the contemporary “war on terror”, with constant references in the media to “violent jihad” and the supposedly backward nature of Islamic ideas. Marxists fight against these [...]