Sixty percent of Americans now think that the ’blood shed’ in Iraq is
not worth it. The brunt of the ’bloodshed’ has of course been borne by
the peoples of Iraq, around 100,000 of whom have been killed since the
Just over a week ago, according to many, the unthinkable happened: Amir
Peretz, head of the Israeli trade union federation, the Histadruth, a
rank outsider in the beginning of the election campaign, won the vote
for leader of the Labour Party using radical rhetoric calling for
example, a big increase in the minimum wage...