If you should go, in summer time, To South Carolinar's sultry clime, An' in de shade you chance to lie, You'll soon find out de blue tail fly. An' scratch 'um wid a briar too. Dar's many kind ob curious tings, From different sort ob inseck springs; Some hatch in June an' some July, But Augus fotches de blue tail fly. When I was young I used to wait On massa table and hand de plate I'd pass de bottle when he dry, Den brush away de blue tail fly.
He [Osama bin Laden] came to thank me for my efforts to bring the Americans, our friends, to help us against the atheists. First, the United States began a troop surge in Afghanistan designed to deliver the final blow to the Taliban insurgency.
Not one media institution connected the dots that the United States was actively funding the harm that its armed forces were simultaneously fighting.
Perhaps such mistakes are the inevitability of a bloated war bureaucracy, or that U.
Unfortunately, a collection of evidence points to a more sinister explanation: Al-Qaida, literally " the base ", was originally the computer data-base of the thousands of mujahideen who were recruited and trained with help from the CIA to defeat the Russians.
A great article written by Robert Cook, whose life was tragically cut short within a year of its publication from a heart attack. Worth reading in its entirety. Senate testimony about the development of a poison dart pistol which can cause a heart attack and leave no trace indicating assassination.
I warned them that we were creating a monster. At the time, the Mujahideen was composed of many different, loosely organized groups encompassing a broad spectrum of ideologies, with widely varying perspectives on religion, society and state.
Seven major Afghan factions began receiving aid, three of them Islamic moderates and four of them Islamic fundamentalists, as defined by the military.
In addition to native Afghans, they were composed of many foreigners who traveled to fight the invasion, such as Osama bin Laden himself. Many were high tech, such as Stinger Anti-Aircraft missiles,12 provided with the intention of demoralizing Soviet commanders and soldiers.
Madrassas are not inherently negative institutions, however the ones who received funding from the CIA were particularly radical. Brzezinksi recalled his involvement to a French news magazine in That secret operation was an excellent idea.
It had the effect of drawing the Soviets into the Afghan trap.(by Nick Anders, disillusioned expat) Thinking of living in Spain? Maybe hate is too strong a word but ok then I dislike Spain, I’ve had enough, get me out of here .  Much of this narrative can be found in Dennis’s writings, particularly My Quest and The Alternative.
My Quest was written from his jail cell, while The Alternative was written soon after he was released from prison.
My Quest is no longer available as of , to my knowledge, but The Alternative is available from caninariojana.com as of Paul Kingsnorth is a writer and poet living in Cumbria, England.
He is the author of several books, including the poetry collection Kidland and his fictional debut The Wake, winner of the Gordon Burn Prize and the Bookseller Book of the Year Award. Kingsnorth is the cofounder and director of the Dark Mountain Project, a network of writers, artists, and thinkers.
A Shocking Accident A shcoking accident Author Graham Greena was born in Hertfordshire Britain (October 2 to successful parents He had a troubled childhood In , he married Vivien Browning and had two children with her.
In , I obtained the first Transpluto ephemeris which was published in Germany by the highly respected astrologer/scientist, Theodor Landscheidt. Relying .
"A Shocking Accident" might be seen as a sort of satire on travel writing in general. There is a strong tendency among writers of such escapist books to focus on the pleasant aspects of the places.