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February 24, 2012

Conversation with an Anti-Imperialist: A Transcript

This is usually how some of my conversations with anti-imperialists go:

Me: Assad is not fit to rule Syria, he must leave after what he’s done.

Them: But can’t you see that there is a conspiracy against Syria?

Me: Yes.

Them: Don’t you know that if Assad goes then that will be exactly what they have wanted?

Me: Yes.

Them: So why are you against Assad?

Me: Because Assad is murdering his own people and that is wrong.

[End of discussion]

Source : Maysaloon

Help aquire a Satellite Transmission Unit to livestream in Syria

 when there is no power, internet, or phones

Help aquire a Satellite Transmission Unit to livestream in Syria when there is no power, internet, or phones

Information

Press and humanitarian aid (red cross) are not being allowed into Syria.

Blackouts of power and all phone service is making it nearly impossible for live reports to get out from inside Syria.

a BGAN terminal is a device that allows a camera or computer to communicate with a satellite network regardless of the situation with cell or power. They are expensive, but the communication ability when in a blackout is PRICELESS.

1500 dollars down to rent one and $8.00 per megabyte transferred. So we are going to need to raise 2,000 to get started and 10,000 to ensure we can broadcast without interruption.

Lets crowdfund this thing like crazy, if 1000 people give 10 dollars, we are set! Lets keep the information flowing when the internet gets turned off.

thank you for the support and please remember to check your email for donation confirmation and say OK or it wont go through.

Go to web site here

Open letter to Bashar al Assad

Norwich : United Kingdom | Feb 23, 2012 at 10:24 AM PST
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Syria's President Bashar al-Assad speaks at Damascus university
Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad speaks at Damascus university
Bashar al-Assad

Dear President Bashar al Assad

I want to take this opportunity to thank you for all the good you are doing for Syria and the rest of the world, in spite of incredible odds.

As you know, we in the West don’t like Muslims. So thank you for killing so much of them in the past several months.

Thank you particularly for eliminating that little two year old boy, whose death was reported by journalist Marie Colvin on Tuesday, in one of her last reports.

And special thanks for putting an end to that interfering western woman’s reporting. No one will miss her silly, sentimental, female reportage.

“His little tummy just kept heaving until he died”, she reported of a two year old boy, supposedly killed by a shrapnel wound to his chest.

What on earth was she thinking of? Who in the West cares about that?

Who in the West is going to miss some little Muslim brat?

He would probably have grown up to be a terrorist anyway, right?

Just another trouble-maker like the ones whose lying terrorist lives you are now so admirably “snuffing out”.

Everybody knows you are the lawful and rightful leader of Syria: just like Iran’s Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

All right thinking people know that you are a true servant of Allah, doing his will in the world.

I thank God for your Russian and Chinese friends, who defend your divine appointment.

And I thank Dmitri Medvedev and Vladimir Putin for ensuring tat you have the weapons you need to fight those nasty insurgents.

Nothing like Russian mortars for accuracy, eh?

Keep fighting the good fight. Keep up the good work!

Junior Campbell is based in London, England, United Kingdom, and is an Anchor for Allvoices.

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