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SYRIA: Listen to what the Syrian popular movement and revolutionaries have to say!

Posted on October 21, 2012

Being a revolutionary or supportive of revolts means you don’t read old fashioned Marxists (As’ad Abu Khalil), you don’t read politicized historians (Robert Fisk), you don’t read blanket thinkers leftists (Joseph Massad), it means that you don’t read statuses on Facebook by privileged people like myself. It only means that you read common people’s banners and slogans in demos. Only then, you’ll know what this revolution is made of.” Razzan Ghazzawi, Syrian activist Read the rest of this entry

SYRIA: The Call from Damascus, The Local Coordination Committees in Syria

December 13, 2012

Today, Damascus is living in unprecedented times, as battles in its neighborhoods and outskirts increase in intensity, and progressively approach the heart of the capital, thereby gradually blocking the only remaining lifeline available to the dying regime. Read the rest of this entry