FRANCE - LAND OF HYPOCRITES; QUEL HYPOCRITE QUE CE HOLLANDE! 8
May 12th, 2014 10:04 am    34 comments

FRANCE – LAND OF HYPOCRITES; QUEL HYPOCRITE QUE CE HOLLANDE!

  Before our foray into today’s news about the war front, I thought I’d weigh in on France’s decision not to allow Syrian citizens living there to vote in the upcoming presidential elections.  First of all, let me say that I’m not surprised.  The French are like this.  They pretend to be liberal, progressive and…

SYRPER'S 2014 EGON KRENZ/MARKUS WOLF STASI AWARD GOES TO TURK; NEWS AND COMMENT; WILE E. COYOTE MOMENTS  12
March 29th, 2014 11:22 am    15 comments

SYRPER’S 2014 EGON KRENZ/MARKUS WOLF STASI AWARD GOES TO TURK; NEWS AND COMMENT; WILE E. COYOTE MOMENTS

“Hey. Hey. Hey. Why can’t we all be friends?” asks Turkey’s resident clunker and President, Abdullah Gul.  “So, what’s a massacre here or there between us?” Each year, the Board of Governors of SyrPer, in consultation with readers and fans all over the world, selects one individual whose work strengthens, enables and facilitates the difficult…

Neo Colonialism is Alive and Well! 18
January 23rd, 2014 04:45 pm    20 comments

Neo Colonialism is Alive and Well!

Bouthaina Shaaban (Arabic: بثينة شعبان‎) (b. 1953) (Syrian Presidents Political & Media Advisor) interview at CNN. Bouthaina Shaaban is a Syrian politician and is currently the political and media adviser to the President of Syria. Shaaban served as the first Minister of Expatriates for the Syrian Arab Republic, between 2003 and 2008, and has been…