Lebanon the liberal paradise of the Middle East gets Censored
Published October 27th, 2011 - 10:39 GMT
Online censorship is waving its censor's pen threateningly as Lebanon gears up to control online media; The fat of the land: America's richest grow richer; and is Egypt's 'state' responsible for bombing churches rather than securing the homeland?
The Looming Threat of Online Censorship in Lebanon
I read this Daily Star story about Lebanon’s plan to ‘organise online media’ with a combination of alarm and amusement. I am alarmed by the censorship role that the National Audiovisual Council has been playing increasingly in recent years, but I am also amused by the incompetent authoritarianism of the Lebanese political class and its fumbling efforts to control the dynamic online scene....
LAT: "The rich have gotten richer over the last three decades -- and the very rich have gotten very richer -- far outpacing the middle class, according to a new government study."
The news is all over the US media: income disparity grows exponentially. In America!
A policeman : The State security is behind the two saints church bombing
Al Ahram Arabic gate has published an extremly important video clip for a low ranking policeman from those currently on strike who claims that police generals and Habib El Adly are behind the two saints church....