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archives archives 2016 Syria and the Left

On Suffering and Solidarity

Those who suffer entrust their pain in the conscience of those who take upon themselves the task of standing to injustice and oppression.

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archives archives 2016 Syria and the Left

Celebrating the Work of ‘Enab Baladi’, Citizen Chroniclers of the Syrian Revolution

“Among the many Syrians who criticized Robert Fisk for his coverage of the Daraya massacre were just ordinary citizens from Daraya running a humble news service while the massacre was happening.”

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archives archives 2016 Syria and the Left

On The Allies We’re Not Proud Of: A Palestinian Response to Troubling Discourse on Syria

We, the undersigned Palestinians, write to affirm our commitment to the amplification of Syrian voices as they endure slaughter and displacement at the hands of Bashar Al-Assad’s regime.

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archives archives 2016

24 Points on Your Obsession with Muslims

“I have herewith laid out some of these questions that are keeping me up at night, along with many of your thoughtful followers, I’m sure.” – Taha Bali

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archives archives 2016

I can’t stop staring at the White Helmets Time cover

“I do not know if the White Helmets will win the Nobel Prize, and I frankly do not care. Nor should they. They have saved all of humanity.”