From Mosul to Moria: ‘A US air strike killed all of my family’


  An Iraqi refugee remembers the day when 12 of his relatives, including a six-month-old, died in the Battle for Mosul. Mohamed fled Mosul after a US attack, apparently targeting an ISIL sniper, killed 12 relatives including his mother, father and six siblings [Jawahir Hassan Al-Naimi/Al Jazeera] By: Richard Hardigan/Al Jazerra  Lesbos, Greece – At 5amContinue reading “From Mosul to Moria: ‘A US air strike killed all of my family’”

Dear, Canada, Britain, France, Mexico, Australia, Germany, Sweden, Italy, Nigeria, Argentina,Japan, New Zealand and the rest of the world.


Dear, Canada, Britain, France, Mexico, Australia, Germany, Sweden, Italy, Nigeria, Argentina,Japan, New Zealand and the rest of the world, Despite what you read and see on television. America and Americans haven’t lost our minds or our way.  We realize you are bombarded with negative sounds and images emanating from our great nation, leaving the impressionContinue reading “Dear, Canada, Britain, France, Mexico, Australia, Germany, Sweden, Italy, Nigeria, Argentina,Japan, New Zealand and the rest of the world.”

Ikea: black Swede is not a fit for the Greek Market?


Photo: Private  From: The Local Sweden UPDATED: A Swedish actor has complained of discrimination after he was told he “can’t be black for the Greek market”, in an e-mail rejecting him for a role in an Ikea advert. But the casting company says he was put forward for the job. Fernando, a Stockholm-based stand-up comedianContinue reading “Ikea: black Swede is not a fit for the Greek Market?”

Greek women forced into prostitution for ‘the cost of a sandwich’ because of country’s debt crisis


Desperate: Women in Greece are being forced into the sex trade for as little as $2 By: Richard Wheatstone/UK Mirror Women in Greece are being forced to sell their bodies for sex for as little as the cost of a sandwich because of the country’s crippling dept crisis. A new report reveals how more womenContinue reading “Greek women forced into prostitution for ‘the cost of a sandwich’ because of country’s debt crisis”

Greece: Pictures of Drunken British Tourist Appearing on a dedicated Facebook page.


Turns Out KAVOS Was Ready For You BY SIMON CARR , ROSS LOGAN/UK Mirror The drunken antics of boozed-up Brits going wild in a notorious Greek island resort are now appearing on a dedicated Facebook page. Photos of passed out tourists in the Corfu hotspot of Kavos include party-goers unconscious on pavements, in hospital bedsContinue reading “Greece: Pictures of Drunken British Tourist Appearing on a dedicated Facebook page.”