misplaced sorrow and indignation: using the “refugee crisis”; ignoring facts on the Syrian ground

Lately, the photo of baby Aylan has been all over social media, with well-intentioned people sharing the tragedy of he, his family and countless other Syrians’ (who were fleeing the violence of NATO’s death squads) drowned bodies washed ashore.  A photo of an innocent dead child always has great impact, particularly when splashed on front… Read More misplaced sorrow and indignation: using the “refugee crisis”; ignoring facts on the Syrian ground

Scoundrels & gangsters at UN: Silencing the Syrian narrative

Feb 4, 2015, published at RT.com *re-published: Global Research, Uprooted Palestinians -By Eva Bartlett *blog version longer than original; additions noted in red font “Welcome to the United Nations. It’s your world,” reads the UN logo. Apparently, however, there are limitations as to just how “welcome” some of its representatives are. Syria’s Ambassador to the… Read More Scoundrels & gangsters at UN: Silencing the Syrian narrative