Monthly Archives: December 2016

List of Progressive & Democratic Syrian Opposition Groups, Individuals, Websites

Reach out and contact these groups, individuals and websites to help Syrians who are still fighting for justice and human rights.  This is a long list.  Please scroll down to the end and past the g… Source: List of Progressive … Continue reading

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The dispossessed

This was originally published in Al-Jumhuriya Evacuation. It sounds like a humanitarian operation. The word conceals its brutality. Haunting drone footage shows a seemingly endless convoy of ambula… Source: The dispossessed

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Save Aleppo! Oh, hang on, Aleppo is not Kobani …

Please help the people of Aleppo, just like we helped the people of Kobani. Oh, hang on, Aleppo? Kobani? Oh, that’s right. In Kobani they were Kurds. Civilised, secular, “progressive… Source: Save Aleppo! Oh, hang on, Aleppo is not Kobani … Continue reading

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Observations on the Battle of Aleppo and the demise of the US antiwar “movement”

Originally posted on We Write What We Like:
Some “anti-imperialists” who think that the US Empire is the cause of the war in Syria. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images WRITTEN BY DAVID A TURPIN, JR. Putin cynically offers humanitarian corridors to Aleppo.…

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Addressing the Oireachtas (Me and Hassoun)

Originally posted on Qunfuz:
Hassoun and Assad I was happy to have a chance to adress the Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade in the Irish Parliament. I spoke about the crushing of the Syrian revolution and the Russian…

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