Tariq Ali on the US Empire in the Middle East, Latin America and Pakistan

Unleashed Cricket Venom at the ABC

There’s an offside article at ABC Unleashed today by Dileep Premachandran which disingenuously insinuates that it was Pakistani extremist elements who were responsible for the attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team. Here’s an expanded version of my comment at ABC Unleashed. “Try telling that to those indoctrinated into a more poisonous faith, those infected . . . → Read More if you dare: Unleashed Cricket Venom at the ABC


In which direction is the girl spinning, anti-clockwise or clockwise? Can you make her spin in both directions? Find out more here. This dichotomous animation seems analogous to the shameful assassination of Benazir Bhutto yesterday. Depending on the observer, she either died from banging her head on the car sunroof, or she was shot, . . . → Read More if you dare: Spinning