In the merciful termination of the UN Security Councilís pathetic twelve-year charade over Iraq, we may well have witnessed the climax of a one hundred-year utopian effort to substitute reason and international law for national power and brute force as the governing principles of international relations.
Activists are asking the Andover and Lexington, MA police department to investigate Raytheon's complicity in war crimes in Iraq including the bombing of a marketplace in Baghdad that claimed the lives of 62 civilians.
''Mr Gates interest in HIV/AIDS projects in India is not meant for charity,
as it appears. The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation contributing funds to
fight AIDS is to protect his billions of dollars of investments in
pharmaceutical companies interested in conducting field trials in India,''
Mr Mulloli said.
"Individuals have international duties which transcend the national obligations of obedience. Therefore [individuals] have the duty to violate domestic laws to prevent crimes against peace and humanity from occurring."