Le manifeste de la jeunesse de Gaza

 le «manifeste pour le changement» de la jeunesse de Gaza, posté sur la page Facebook du groupe Gaza Youth Breaks Out (GYBO) le 13 décembre 2010. Ce GYBO se présente comme «un mouvement pacifiste formé par des jeunes de Gaza et des sympathisants de partout ailleurs», qui disent avoir «trois exigences»: «être libres», «vivre normalement» et «la paix». ... >>>

19 août 2014

Place Taksim, Juin 2013

Images exclusives de l’occupation de la Place Taksim, à Istanbul, par une membre de 99%Média. [nggallery id=33]   ... >>>

9 juin 2013

The Evolution of an Idea

“Now I have become death, the destroyer of worlds.” The words uttered by Julius Robert Oppenheimer, sometime after he helped create the first atomic bomb and finally realized the Pandora’s box he had opened. Greek mythology credits a female called Pandora with opening a box that let out all that was evil into the world. The words are from the Hindu scriptures known as the “Bhagavad Gita”, a conscientious precursor to Machiavelli’s “The Prince”. Yet the truth is that man is a week creature not accustomed to accepting failure, thus the unleashing of all evil was scapegoated upon poor unsuspecting Pandora, who, in her turn was but a pawn in the hands of the Olympian gods to upset the balance of nature and the wisdom of an early form of a Christ like figure, Prometheus, giver of the flame of knowledge, a possible minor equivalent to the biblical eve and the tree of knowledge. Now I have become death, the destroyer of worlds. The words ring in my ears as I witness the events of the world unfolding before my senses. An Arab Spring, an African American president, hacktivists, anonymous internet revolt, these represent the hope that remained when all evil escaped “Pandora’s” Box, faced against ... >>>

27 juillet 2011