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Blacklisted, Smeared & Silenced For Exposing NATO Destabilization Of Syria By
MINNEAPOLIS —  Though it’s been nearly six years, the subject of the Syrian conflict remains as contentious as ever. While those who characterize themselves as pro-regime change have monopolized the wider conversation...
Syria War: Damascus Hit With Fresh Assault By Militants By
Rebels on Tuesday launched a fresh assault on east Damascus, two days after Syrian government forces repelled an initial attack just a few kilometers from the center of the capital. An AFP journalist in east Damascus and a monitor both reported a large explosion at dawn...
Al Jazeera’s Fall From Grace – How A News Outlet Became A Tool Of The State By
MINNEAPOLIS – Long a prominent voice in the Arabic-speaking world, Al Jazeera has more recently become a notable force in Western media. Despite receiving all of its funding from the government of Qatar, Al Jazeera English – in contrast to other Western media outlets...
Syria Peace Talks Falter After Rebels Boycott By
After two relatively productive rounds of peace talks in Astana had many upbeat about the possibility of finally negotiating a settlement to the Syrian Civil War, the third round of talks began today and appear to be dead in the water, with no rebels in attendance. The...
Tulsi Gabbard: To Solve The Refugee Crisis, Stop Funding Terrorism By
(REPORT) — Democratic Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, the politician who previously accused the U.S. of arming ISIS, is still calling on the U.S. government to stop its disastrous regime change policies in the Middle East. According to a press release made public on...
Supporters Of Syrian Rebels Using Pro-Israel Tactics To Silence Journalist By
Published in partnership with Shadowproof. A clique of individuals, many of whom hold themselves out as advocates of the Syrian rebels, pressured a Students for Justice in Palestine chapter at the University of North Carolina and convinced the chapter to cancel an event...
John McCain Takes “Unusual” Secret Trip To Syria By
(ANALYSIS) — Despite his experience as a U.S. veteran and prisoner of war, Arizona Senator John McCain is about as pro-war as they come. While he faded from view somewhat following his failed bid for the presidency in 2008, McCain remains a very active senator, particularly...
Syrian Govt Addresses Water Crisis After Rebels Contaminate Key Reservoirs By
(REPORT) — While much of the world’s population was busy celebrating winter holidays and the end of the calendar year, Syrians living in Damascus found themselves without running water. For much of the past month, Damascus residents have been in the midst of an...
‘Not Freedom Fighters’: Ben Swann Calls Out US Funding Of Terrorists In Syria By
MINNEAPOLIS — It’s rare for any journalist in the corporate media to admit that the United States provides any kind of support to terrorists in Syria, but that’s what happened on a recent episode of Ben Swann’s “Reality Check.” “The Free Syrian Army and...
Russia: Syrian Government, Rebels Sign Cease-Fire Deal By
ANKARA, Turkey (REPORT) — Russia’s president and the Syrian army said Thursday that a nation-wide cease-fire agreement has been reached with opposition rebels, set to begin at midnight. The deal was confirmed by the Turkish foreign ministry. Vladimir Putin said...