Trump’s missile attack on Syria – was he right to do so?

April 7, 2017 Jake Beaumont 0

US President Donald Trump has recently authorized a direct missile attack targeting Syria’s military infrastructure. News sources say 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles were launched towards the Sharat airbase near Homs.  This location allegedly housed the airplanes which carried out the chemical attacks. The decision was made following Assad’s alleged use of banned […]

Is Canada training Neo-Nazis in Ukraine?

February 21, 2017 Jake Beaumont 0

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is likely planning to renew military training in Ukraine, furthering the debate as to whether Canada should involve themselves within what has become a quagmire. Indeed, the non-combat mission Operation Unifier, has seen a rotating contingent of 200 troops train thousands of Ukrainian soldiers since 2015. […]

Why Trump is right to maintain distance from Iran

February 14, 2017 Jake Beaumont 1

“Islam wants to conquer the whole world.” This is not a quote muttered by Al-Baghdadi, the leader of ISIS or by al-Zawahiri the leader of Al-Qaeda. Rather, it was said by Ayatollah Khomeini; the former supreme leader of Iran, who’s warning we should certainly heed, as his successor Khameini has […]

After Aleppo: the state of Syria

January 17, 2017 Jake Beaumont 0

Written by Vijay Prashad: Taken from CounterPunch The Syrian Arab Army now controls Aleppo, which means that the Syrian government once more is in charge of the main population centres in the country. Opposition armed forces are hemmed in around Damascus and in Idlib, while the Islamic State (IS) still […]

Hamas Glorifies Killing of Innocents

January 14, 2017 Jake Beaumont 0

Hamas, the political party that governs the Gaza Strip has recently praised the terrorist in his inhumane attack on innocent civilians, where 4 soldiers were killed (3 of them female) and 13 wounded. (On a side note, why does Twitter leave the Hamas account running, where they use it as a […]

Why aren’t the Gulf States taking in Syrian Refugees?

December 21, 2016 Jake Beaumont 0

Amnesty International has recently released a report on the Syrian refugee conflict that highlights how little the Gulf States have done to aid the Syrian refugees in one of the most tragic humanitarian crises of our time. According to the report, “Gulf countries including Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, […]