Empowering Syrian Refugees and Hosting Communities

On October 14, 2015, in blog posts, by admin

Empowering Syrian Refugees and Hosting Communities Whether in the media or on the streets, you have probably had a glimpse of the plight of Syrian refugees in Lebanon. Thousands and thousands of families left their homes and their livelihoods because they feared for their lives. They may have escaped the violence, but they now struggle […]

Goodbye, Lahad.

On September 14, 2015, in blog posts, by admin

Goodbye, Lahad. By Brenda Heard   A sadistic traitor to the Lebanese people, Antoine Lahad died of a heart attack on 10 September 2015. The Israeli media is offering endearing tributes, calling him a “comrade in arms.” But as head of the so-called South Lebanon Army, Lahad, with the help of his Israeli patrons, brutalized […]

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A Brief Comment on Loose Language

On May 4, 2015, in blog posts, by admin

A Brief Comment on Loose Language by Lawrence Davidson One of the problems with confrontational struggles is that they attract all types. Hopefully there is a core of sane folks on one side or the other, but it seems inevitable that you also get a wide variety of, well, less-than-clear thinkers. These latter often include […]

New Book: “Hezbollah: An Outsider’s Inside View”

On April 16, 2015, in blog posts, by admin

I am pleased to announce the recent publication of my book “Hezbollah: An Outsider’s Inside View.”  Whether you like or dislike Hezbollah, this book offers a unique and rewarding insight delivered from a Western viewpoint.  It encourages an understanding that is the fundamental step toward peaceful co-existence. In researching Hezbollah over the past eight years, […]

Apology or Empty Appeasement? A Scottish Council apologises for lesson on Palestine

On March 5, 2015, in blog posts, by admin

Apology or Empty Appeasement? A Scottish Council apologises for lesson on Palestine by Brenda Heard A Scottish primary school recently offered a crude lesson to students when teaching the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.  The questionable homework assignment became public knowledge and complaints ensued.  The subsequent actions of the council governing the school show two things: (1) the […]

 

Reuters Dodges Rocket Reality

On July 13, 2014, in blog posts, by admin

Reuters Dodges Rocket Reality The Lebanese National News Agency reported that on Friday 11th July, “an unknown party fired three rockets from the area of Marjayoun – Hasbaya towards the occupied Palestinian territory.”  Israel immediately launched 25 artillery shells into Lebanon.  On Saturday 12th July, Reuters published its report “Israel fires into Lebanon after rockets […]

Now it is official: Israeli campaign to control Wikipedia content

On June 16, 2014, in blog posts, by admin

Now it is official: Israeli campaign to control Wikipedia content Wikimedia has struck a deal with Israeli officials to promote students’ multi-lingual writing and re-writing of history, geography and science topics in Wikipedia. Unwitting readers of Wikipedia likely take accounts of Middle Eastern history at face value, not realising the extent of manipulation occurring behind the seemingly […]

New Thriller Novel Explores the Zionist Campaign

On June 11, 2014, in blog posts, by admin

New Thriller Novel Explores the Zionist Campaign     Author William Hanna’s first book, Hiramic Brotherhood of the Third Temple, condemns without compromise Apartheid Israel’s persistent criminal ethnic cleansing of the Palestinian people and its imperious violation of international law, which is aided and abetted by the shameful silence of a cowed international community. It […]

On the Legitimacy of Syrian Elections: Is there not a common interest?

On June 4, 2014, in blog posts, by admin

On the Legitimacy of Syrian Elections: Is there not a common interest? A little perspective from Lincoln   From the run-up to the election, to the expatriate voting, to the voting in Syria itself, much has been said to malign the notion of a Syrian presidential election.  (A typical representation here, from the BBC)  As […]

Love Letters from Palestine

On April 1, 2014, in blog posts, by admin

Love Letters from Palestine By Dana Dajani     To know more about Dana Dajani: http://www.youtube.com/user/dajani88d http://www.danadajani.com/ https://www.facebook.com/TheHumanSpir…   9 March 2014