Being a Girl Soldier in Eritrea

Being a Girl Soldier in Eritrea

“After the age of 16, your life is not yours.” Ten years ago, like other adolescents in the northeast African country of Eritrea, Luwam Estifanos was taken to Sawa, a military camp near the Sudanese border. At Sawa, where Eritreans are taken for their final year of high school, they... Continua »
Manraj Singh: The first Sikh of the Italian élite police force

Manraj Singh: The first Sikh of the Italian élite police force

The glorious “Carabinieri” army force is a military police force in a permanent public security service. Manraj is 24 years old, a fair-faced man with honest expression, and in his course at the Reggio Calabria Cadet School he beat all his Italian counterparts, getting first rank and deserving a mention... Continua »
Denmark expresses concern over violence in Bangladesh

Denmark expresses concern over violence in Bangladesh

In recent days, a news has overcome the constant censorship about the crawling genocide which has been underway for decades in the ethnic-linguistic area of the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) of Bangladesh, whose populations are subjected to ethnic cleansing and replacement by muslim bengalis. The Danish Government, one of the... Continua »
South Korea and the forgotten crimes

South Korea and the forgotten crimes

About Korea, in Europe, as elsewhere in the world, we know only the “crimes” of the “dictator of North Korea, Kim Jong-un”, the latest being the gigantic hoax of the VX nerve gas used to kill his own brother and which has unleashed a new rantings on “Weapons of Mass Destruction”.... Continua »
EU and that atomic arsenal to repulse Putin and help the Caliph

EU and that atomic arsenal to repulse Putin and help the Caliph

The idea would be to place the nuclear arsenal of France under European dictatorship in defense of the continent. With the exit of Britain, France is the only nuclear power of the European Union. If such a plan was ever approved and shared, it would trigger an unprecedented escalation in... Continua »
Tulsi: “US must stop funding ISIS”

Tulsi: “US must stop funding ISIS”

Her name is Tulsi Gabbard and she is an American Democratic MP, member of the Congress for the state of Hawaii. Elected for the first time in 2002 (just 21 years), she left her mandate for leaving as volunteer military to Iraq, where she returned for a second mission in... Continua »
What Gurmehar teaches us all

What Gurmehar teaches us all

Ever since Gurmehar participated in an online campaign in support of the students of Ramjas College, Delhi University, she has found herself at the centre of a storm of abuse and vilification by the nazist supporters of the current Government of India. Gurmehar’s expression of protest started with changing her... Continua »
India between power and contradictions

India between power and contradictions

Contemporary India, even more than in the past, is – quoting Winston Churchill – like “a riddle wrapped in a mystery that lies within a contradiction.” Contradiction is the key word to describe the current status of India and the direction to which its development in the future will move:... Continua »