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Bahrain Summer – Mad dogs, Englishmen and organised trolling

Bahrain Summer – Mad dogs, Englishmen and organised trolling

Its summer; time to tinker in the garden with a small trowel, to weed out the flower beds and let the blossoms shine through, sadly not so in Bahrain. August…

#Arab Spring – Empowering Iran – A note to Obama “Its Game On”

#Arab Spring – Empowering Iran – A note to Obama “Its Game On”

Is there a connection between Obama’s triple D brand, double-cross and duplicitous dealings on the current nuclear treaty negotiations with Iran and the survival of Iran’s ally Assad in Syria?…

#Bahrain American for Democracy – #ADHRB appologists – not in their vocabulary

#Bahrain American for Democracy – #ADHRB appologists – not in their vocabulary

In his parallel universe “Americans for Democracy and Human Rights in Bahrain”Founder and Executive DirectorHusain Abdulla staunchly claims that he “leads the organization’s efforts to ensure that US policies support the…

Bahrain Valentines day – a Shiite Jihad in pursuit of Velayat-e faqih

Bahrain Valentines day – a Shiite Jihad in pursuit of Velayat-e faqih

The events of the so-called Arab spring in February 2011 when it appeared in Bahrain did not manifest themselves overnight and most certainly had nothing to do with democracy, human…

#Bahrain Western hypocrisy – Civil Liberties, Human Rights and Charlie Hebdo

However you define Civil Liberties, Civil or Human Rights, more and more governments are today finding it necessary to place an upper limit on tolerance, defining what they considered the…

Tom Malinowski’s flying Circus and the Secretariat of Sleazy Talks

Not familiar with British cult comedy programs of the 60’s and 70’s, or cockney rhyming slang then you won’t have a clue what I am on about. Don’t know your…

Tom Malinowski’s flying Circus and the Secretariat of Sleazy Talks

Not familiar with British cult comedy programs of the 60’s and 70’s, or cockney rhyming slang then you won’t have a clue what I am on about. Don’t know your…

The US and the MEPI sacred cow it just won’t put out to grazing

The US and the MEPI sacred cow it just won’t put out to grazing

Since the eviction of Tom Malinowski ex Human Rights Watch guru now the US Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Rights and Labor from Bahrain in early July, the MEPI “The Middle…

#Bahrain – Hubbly bubbly, spoil and troubley – Tom Malinowski stirs the pot

#Bahrain – Hubbly bubbly, spoil and troubley – Tom Malinowski stirs the pot

#Bahrain – Hubbly bubbly, spoil and troubley – Tom Malinowski stirs the pot On the Friday a policemen who had stepped out of his jeep to pray was blown up and killed by an…

US Middle East Foreign Policy; a cornucopia of Diplomatic Hogwash

US Middle East Foreign Policy; a cornucopia of Diplomatic Hogwash Just how many times have we read recently that US foreign policy in the Middle East is a mess or a…

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