Category Archives: politics

Life goes on. Thank God.


Talked to my brother and sister in Syria today. Pretty happy to get through to both of them on the same day. Doesn’t happen very often. My sister is at her in-laws right now. There’s not enough heating oil available … Continue reading

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A short update on my family and village.


I haven’t posted here in awhile. I’ve been so upset about the US bombing Northern Syria, which I just see as their entry point into the country to bring down the Syrian government, their only real goal since they started … Continue reading

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Congress votes tomorrow to send more weapons to ISIS and other terrorist groups


My recent comments to the President: Does the President realize that the new bill to arm Syrian rebels doesn’t exclude arming people with terrorist links?! From the article: “The bill would not exclude rebels with links to terrorist groups from … Continue reading

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160 – 0. Where are the U.S. government calls for Netanyahu to step down?


“Ignoring international appeals for a cease-fire, Israel widened its range of Gaza bombing targets Saturday to include civilian institutions with suspected Hamas ties. One strike hit a center for the disabled, killing two patients and wounding four people. In a … Continue reading

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Because today, one post just isn’t enough. Or, calling all moderate Syrian rebels.


I just reposted a blog from a US citizen who has spent a lot of time in Syria and had a clear understanding of life there before the war. I opened wordpress today to post a different blog, and so … Continue reading

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A comment and two replies


Regarding an article “Obama’s war on ISIL could reach beyond Iraq into Syria.” http://news.yahoo.com/obama-s-war-on-isil-could-reach-beyond-iraq-into-syria-202211336.html Here are three of over three thousand comments that basically say the same thing. United States citizens know what they want. Is anyone in our government … Continue reading

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One way or another, US taxpayers arm radical Islamic fighters in Syria.


I guess American taxpayers are going to arm radical Islamic fighters like ISIS one way or another. Despite our governments “fear of the weapons falling into the wrong hands”, as well as our “attempts to carefully vet the “moderate” rebels”, … Continue reading

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