Monthly Archives: January 2010

Muslim washing rite goes hi-tech with “wudu” machine

Please, someone, tell me that this is a joke! A “wudu” machine to save water while praying??? Why not just do away with the useless prayers altogether instead of wasting money on some silly gadget? Has the world gone completely … Continue reading

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African Union to consider “land for Haitians” plan

This is an interesting proposition. Certainly there would be quite a number of Haitians (one would think) that would be receptive to relocating to Africa, considering the poverty and daily struggles of the typical Haitian. Of course, most African countries … Continue reading

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Gandhi’s ashes scattered off South Africa coast

Interesting…TGO Refer to story below. Source: Associated Press DURBAN, South Africa – Six decades after his death, some of Mohandas K. Gandhi’s ashes have been scattered off the coast of South Africa, where he was confronted by racial discrimination and … Continue reading

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Doctor: Quake victims dying without US airlifts

Florida could play a key role in the health and welfare of many Haitians in need. Its proximity to the Caribbean being the obvious reason. TGO Refer to story below. Source: Associated Press By JENNIFER KAY, Associated Press Writer Jennifer … Continue reading

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US troops more than welcome in Haiti — for now

It will definitely be interesting to see how this whole thing in Haiti plays out in terms of American involvement. In my opinion, the best thing that could happen to the Haitian people is for the United States to maintain … Continue reading

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Police: Suicide bomber kills 2 at Iraqi restaurant

Another Muslim indoctrinated by religion has blown himself up, killing two others and wounding another twenty five people. This is an almost daily occurrence throughout Iraq these days. There seems to be no end in sight to this situation. TGO … Continue reading

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Latrines join food, water on Haiti’s crisis list

Living conditions in Haiti will only worsen with the onset of diseases which are bound to affect tens of thousands of people if sanitary facilities are not rapidly provided. The upcoming rainy season and summer heat will only further exacerbate … Continue reading

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Mobs disrupt some Haiti quake food handouts

Aid workers in Haiti really do deserve special recognition for their efforts. As if conditions aren’t bad enough as it is, they need to also deal with the criminal element, which makes an already extremely difficult situation all the more … Continue reading

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