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Articles from Peter Garcia-Webb

Brandis Brings Office of Attorney General into Disrepute?

February 26, 2015 - 17:56 -- Admin

Calls for resignations are a day to day occurrence in Australian Federal politics at present. The vast majority are about PM Tony Abbott. However in my view Attorney General George Brandis is a far better candidate for instant resignation, if not actually expulsion. Here I list the numerous ways some might feel he has brought the position of Attorney General into absolute disrepute.

Israel Ramps Up Apartheid, Ignored by Western Media and Govts

February 17, 2015 - 01:00 -- Admin

Israel’s aggressive apartheid against Palestinians has reached unprecedented heights during the last few weeks. The excuse might be the upcoming election, but the changes will not be reversed no matter who wins or loses. The events have been met by a deafening silence among Western governments and media alike. They are only concerned with anti-Semitism, whether real or simply Mossad driven propaganda.

Tony Abbott: A Bit of a Charlie

January 16, 2015 - 13:00 -- Admin

Generally speaking, human beings do not sew their lips together nor do they eat razor blades. Five hundred people will not stop eating just for something to do on a quiet Sunday afternoon. The response from the Australian Government is muted without a psychopath as the Minister.

Charlie Hebdo: Was A Bloodless Video a Bloody Lie?

January 11, 2015 - 13:24 -- Admin

A video showing two men killing a policemen on a Paris boulevard is a fake. Not possible a fake. Absolutely a fake. And since that is a lie supported by both the French Police and Government, the next question has to be, what else to do with the Paris shootings is also a fake?

Two streams of evidence are available showing that the video is an act, and not all that well produced either. Why was the video taken and why was there no blood?

US Aid to Palestinian Authority and Congress Budget Bill

January 7, 2015 - 14:18 -- Admin

As part of the furore following the recent signing by Mahmoud Abbas of the Rome Statute, Israel has asked US Congress to withhold financial assistance to the Palestinian Authority. The grounds are that the recently signed $1.1 tn US Federal Budget Bill contains Limitations under which the payments to the PA may not be made. To save you plowing through the 1600 odd pages of the Bill, here are the two references in the Bill that restrict the way the funds can be used.

Abbas, Netanyahu, Obama, Media Make Us All April Fools

January 5, 2015 - 12:08 -- Admin

If all proceeds on time, Mahmoud Abbas will be able to present a request for the Hague to investigate Israel war crimes on 1st April, April Fools' day. A fitting date despite the fact that Palestinians in both Gaza and the West Bank don't have much to laugh about. There are any number of pathetic April Fool Jokes involved in the whole sorry affair.