Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Romanticizing armed Syrian gangs

These sentences are never used in articles about the Middle East except in stories about "Zionist pioneers". Can you imagine a sentence like that ever used to describe Palestinian struggle?  "Most activists stressed that Syrians were simply fighting for a better life."  Yes, I am sure that Salafites and Ikhwan are fighting for a better life for women of Syria. I am sure.