Crackdowns

Spring Comes To Yemen - The Latest From The Region.

The latest news regarding the toppling of the government of Ali Abdullah Saleh of Yemen, along with testimony regarding use of torture on protesters in Bahrain and a ceasefire called in Egypt and continued anti-government violence in Tahrir Square - all on one day.

We Are The People - Who The Hell Are You?

Four years ago, my novel, Redemption, marketed as a near future political thriller, was published by St. Martin’s Press in the United States. There’s a scene at the very end of the book, where protesters, in numbers "intensified past what

The Week That Was - June 5-11, 1989

News for the week ending June 11, 1989 - The Tiananmen Square protests and the AIDS Conference in Canada. Two big events that week, both with less-than-happy results.