How the West extends its control over journalism worldwide

Originally posted on SALAM ALQUDS ALAYKUM – سلام القدس عليكم:
? July 31, 2016 (The New Atlas) – Political developments are often emotionally charged, and even journalists who are expected to maintain an objective approach to reporting can find themselves swept away by sensational headlines and the temptation to wade into controversy without fully analysing background information that might…

Who are the Syria White Helmets?

Originally posted on The Wall Will Fall:
24th June 2016 Vanessa Beeley 21st Century Wire Who are the White Helmets? This is a question that everyone should be asking themselves. A hideous murder of a rising star in UK politics, Jo Cox MP, has just sent shock waves across the world. Within hours of her…

Height of hypocrisy as Australian Foreign Minister calls for ouster of Syrian leader during Australian election campaign

Australian Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop, speaking on national radio all the way from Vienna this morning, called for the ouster of a sovereign nation’s leader … while at the same time cranking up the campaigning for her own government’s re-election in the upcoming federal elections on 2 July. Democracy’s fine for some, but not for…