Uli Schmetzer Books
SABRA and SHATILA
Shatila Refugee Camp, Beirut Sept 18 2011
LONDON RIOT: I-PHONE NOT BREAD
Venice, August 2011 Read
EUROPE; HOW LONG WILL SHOCK THERAPY WORK?
Venice July 15, 2011 Read...
GIVE A VOICE
Gortahork, Donegal June 16 2011 Read...
How the Chinese
conquered Southeast Asia
and target Europe
Available in Amazon
The Chinese Juggernaut : How the
Chinese Conquered Southeast Asia
tells the stories of the Chinese Diaspora in
Southeast Asia and Australia. Despite
persecutions, legal restrictions, expropriations
and periodic pogroms the Chinese migrants
persevered in Asia with the same stubborn
determination that has made them the most
active, successful but also feared new settlers
and investors around the world today.
A VENETIAN RIDDLE
VENICE, Italy To prevent the sea
from burying this city of waterways and
ancient history Silvio Berlusconi's
government launched a spectacular 1.5
bill Euro (two billion dollar) rescue
operation four years ago. Its target was to
tame flooding high tides from the Adriatic
Sea with gigantic steel barriers. .Read....
When two Americans raised their fists in the
Black Power salute in 1968 no one paid much
attention to the third man. After all he had not
raised his own fist though pinned to his chest was
a button demanding equal rights for all mankind
no matter what their color or creed.
The button-badge would become the cross Peter
Norman carried for the rest of his life.
His country, Australia, neither redeemed him nor
officially recognized he had not acted against the
spirit but in the spirit of the Olympic Games.
Australia's greatest sprinter was never allowed to
run in another Olympics.Read...
A FORGOTTEN HERO
The Lama's Lover
and other stories
In this collection of ten
short stories we meet a
range of extraordinary
individuals. Each carries
their own cross in
societies marred by
religious, political and
social injustices. The
protagonists are often a
composite of people the
author met during his
career travelling the world
as a foreign correspondent.
COCK-UP DOWN UNDER
Brisbane, Australia, Dec 17, 2014 – The botched Sydney Siege this month has
taught us no matter how many anti-terrorist laws we make, how much more power
we invest in gun-toting special police in the end the real terror we face is the
incompetence of our officials and government
agencies that are often blinded or ignorant to the obvious. Read...
ISRAEL: THE VEIL COMES OFF
Noosa ,Australia, 19/3/15 – Israelis voted for Benjamin Netanyahu and the truth
this month by expressing what most Jewish citizen in Israel always
believed but rarely voiced: A Two-State solution with the Palestinians never
was and never will be in the interests of the Zionist nation.