Israel slaps wrist of soldier for Gaza TikTok video, but allows (orders) countless others to fire on/kill Palestinian civilians without reprimand

Jan 30, 2022, RT.com -by Eva K Bartlett *Blog version longer than published version. Additional bits in Italics. Israel has apparently reprimanded a soldier for firing rounds into Gaza. That’s all very well, but what about the countless other soldiers who have done the same for years, maiming and killing Palestinian civilians? The soldier, who posted his… Read More Israel slaps wrist of soldier for Gaza TikTok video, but allows (orders) countless others to fire on/kill Palestinian civilians without reprimand

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