Israel’s airstrikes in Syria are not newsworthy for Western media, as a result status quo continues & civilians suffer

August 22, 2021, RT.com -by Eva K Bartlett Israel again illegally bombed Syria last week, violating Lebanese airspace to do so and putting at risk the lives of untold numbers of civilians. And following this, crickets in the media, again. On Thursday, just after 11pm, Israeli missiles targeted the vicinities of Damascus and Homs, according… Read More Israel’s airstrikes in Syria are not newsworthy for Western media, as a result status quo continues & civilians suffer

Quebec’s unnecessary curfew has ruined Ramadan. How long are people going to put up with it?

April 27, 2021, RT.com -by Eva K Bartlett Muslims in Montreal have endured a very difficult Ramadan this year courtesy of an 8pm curfew imposed just before it was due to start. It’s time for everyone to question why we are tolerating these authoritarian restrictions. Until recently, Montrealers could be outside of their homes until… Read More Quebec’s unnecessary curfew has ruined Ramadan. How long are people going to put up with it?

Gaza Ramadan a bust under tunnel destruction and impending futile “peace” talks

[photo: Emad Badwan] So, it’s Ramadan, the most adored and revered time of year for Muslims, and Muslims throughout Palestine are suffering, as are Christians and Palestinian Jews (who call themselves such, as they were living in Palestine long before the Zionists came), but since it is Ramadan, Muslims fasting and many trying to access… Read More Gaza Ramadan a bust under tunnel destruction and impending futile “peace” talks

hard days in Ramadan: no power, no water, soaring heats

*photo by Emad Badwan DEIR AL-BALAH, Gaza Strip, Aug 22, 2010 (IPS)  By Eva Bartlett– “It’s been days without electricity and water. We can’t do anything, and it’s unbearably hot now.” Abu Fouad, 83, speaks of the power cuts plaguing all of the Gaza Strip. While Palestinians in Gaza have grown accustomed to power outages,… Read More hard days in Ramadan: no power, no water, soaring heats