Douma: Three Years On: How independent media shot down the false “chemical attack” narrative.

Fantastic endorsement by the esteemed John Pilger. I’m humbled. “This outstanding report from Syria by Eva Bartlett penetrates the ‘iron dome’ of Western propaganda, also known as news. It is about a chemical attack that never happened in a country attacked, subverted and blockaded in your name.“ The article in question was published at Off… Read More Douma: Three Years On: How independent media shot down the false “chemical attack” narrative.

Talking Syria’s Presidential Elections, With Laith Marouf & Myself (in Damascus)

Brief conversation I had last night with geopolitical analyst Laith Marouf about yesterday’s Syrian presidential elections. I visited eastern Ghouta towns yesterday and saw jubilation among Syrians on the streets, including in Douma, singing and dancing. No matter what the lame corporate media is saying about the elections, Syrians wanted them and are still celebrating… Read More Talking Syria’s Presidential Elections, With Laith Marouf & Myself (in Damascus)

Western nations want ‘democracy’ in Syria so badly they close embassies and prevent Syrians from voting in presidential elections

May 19, 2021, RT.com *Blog version slightly longer -by Eva K Bartlett This week, Syrians around the world will vote in the 2021 Presidential elections (those in Syria will vote on May 26). That is, if Western nations re-open the embassies they so democratically shut years ago. Western leaders hypocritically claimed concern for Syrians and… Read More Western nations want ‘democracy’ in Syria so badly they close embassies and prevent Syrians from voting in presidential elections

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?

Even as a White Helmets boss admits ‘former’ militant links, Canadian national media talks ‘Russian disinfo’

April 2, 2021, RT.com -by Eva K Bartlett Even when a high-ranking White Helmet admits that some of the ‘rescuers’ came from the ranks of Syrian militants, all he gets from Canada’s national broadcaster is unquestioning praise and concern about “Russian disinformation.” On March 30, Carol Off, the host of As it Happens on Canada’s… Read More Even as a White Helmets boss admits ‘former’ militant links, Canadian national media talks ‘Russian disinfo’

Western media quick to accuse Syria of ‘bombing hospitals’ – but when TERRORISTS really destroy Syrian hospitals, they are silent

*Dec 2013: FSA & Al-Qaeda bomb and completely destroy Aleppo’s Al-Kindi hospital, one of the best cancer hospitals in the Middle East. March 24, 2021, RT.com -by Eva K Bartlett As legacy media again bleat the unsubstantiated “Syria is bombing hospitals” chorus of its war propaganda songbook, let’s pause to review the relatively unknown (but verifiable)… Read More Western media quick to accuse Syria of ‘bombing hospitals’ – but when TERRORISTS really destroy Syrian hospitals, they are silent

It’s 10 years since the war in Syria began, and Western media & pundits are still eager to keep it going

March 15, 2021, RT.com -by Eva K Bartlett After many wars built on lies over the decades, people might have developed a good BS radar. Instead, in March 2011, when media and human rights groups pushed propaganda about Syria, the public once again fell for it. Front page, round-the-clock headlines were pumped out, and transparently… Read More It’s 10 years since the war in Syria began, and Western media & pundits are still eager to keep it going

Seven years after Maidan divided country, Ukraine intensifies shelling of Donbass to sound of deafening silence from Western media

And here you have the result of yet another indiscriminate shelling. A local residents home totally gutted by a direct hit with a shell. It makes it easier to understand why the people of Donbass say there can never be any reunification with government controlled Ukraine. pic.twitter.com/UfUC3CQ4Vs — Dean O'Brien – BA (Hons) (@DeanoBeano1) March… Read More Seven years after Maidan divided country, Ukraine intensifies shelling of Donbass to sound of deafening silence from Western media

The US loves to accuse other nations of being unable to cope in a crisis, but the chaos in Texas shows it can’t look after its own

Feb 23, RT.com -by Eva K Bartlett   The US has finger-wagged at other countries for decades, alleging they can’t care for their people. But when disaster strikes at home, America is not prepared, with the winter storm in the Lone Star State just the latest example. The storm that ravaged Texas and moved northeast… Read More The US loves to accuse other nations of being unable to cope in a crisis, but the chaos in Texas shows it can’t look after its own