Mark Haichin

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We are shocked, shocked…

June 7, 2013<p>Is it just me or does the entire news media — as well as all the agitators and self-righteous bloviators on both sides of the aisle — not …

Surveillance

Obama’s “Dirty Wars” — and a soiled presidency

Reporter Jeremy Scahill’s riveting film helps explain how the “transformational presidency” turned to nightmare<p>This is what it’s come to for Barack Obama: Reality has sunk in for many Americans, who at last understand that the guy we elected on the naive expectation that he would undo the excesses …

Victory for Israel's women of the wall after 25 year campaign

The first women arrived at the Western Wall as the dawn mist cleared, deftly binding their arms with black leather straps that fixed Torah scrolls to …

Turkey PM Erdogan warns protesters of 'limited patience'

<b>Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has warned his patience "has a limit" as anti-government protests continued for a 10th day.</b><p>Mr Erdogan dismissed the protesters as "looters", in a defiant address to supporters in the capital, Ankara.<p>Thousands of protesters gathered in Istanbul's central …

South Asia

Edward Snowden: the whistleblower behind the NSA surveillance revelations

The individual responsible for one of the most significant leaks in US political history is Edward Snowden, a 29-year-old former technical assistant …