Syria

U.S. Air Strikes on ISIS – Doomed To Fail?

U.S. Air Strikes on ISIS – Doomed To Fail?

Nearly 2 out of 3 Americans approve US airstrikes against ISIS in Iraq and Syria, according to a poll released on October 2 by Associated Press – GFK.) Questions persist, however, about the effectiveness of this approach to degrade and destroy ISIS. Military Hawks in Washington argue for the deployment of ground troops, but only […]

This is Syria Today… Here’s What We Can Do About It.
By April 23, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

This is Syria Today… Here’s What We Can Do About It.

More Syrian civilians have died in the past year than all the civilians and military who have died fighting in Israel and Palestine since 1948. That’s some seriously depressing perspective. For some reason, however, the global community seems almost numb to the plight of Syrian civilians who have been caught in the middle of the […]

American Gang Members Are Fighting In Syria?
By March 1, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

American Gang Members Are Fighting In Syria?

This video was sent to us by a Muslim reader who is very concerned about Syria. While they are completely opposed to the brutal regime of the Assad dynasty, some elements fighting against it are raising concern amongst many Muslims like him as well. Initially it was presented that these two American gang members were […]

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Israel Bombs Syria, Angered At U.S. Leaders For Revealing, While the Media Ignores
By November 4, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Israel Bombs Syria, Angered At U.S. Leaders For Revealing, While the Media Ignores

In what former Green Party Presidential candidate Cynthia McKinney calls “a conspiracy of media silence”, the mainstream media has virtually ignored, or mentioned quickly, in passing, a major Israeli military offensive in Syria recently. Now, Israeli officials say they are “furious” with the Obama Administration after the White House revealed that the bombing of Syria’s port city of Latakia […]

Remember That Video of the Syrian ‘Rebels’ Loading Sarin Gas? Turns Out It Was Disinformation
By September 26, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Remember That Video of the Syrian ‘Rebels’ Loading Sarin Gas? Turns Out It Was Disinformation

We at Political Blind Spot have had an atypical approach to the Syrian conflict, yet one with which the vast majority of Syrians agree. 1. The Assad Dynasty is bad news. Hafez al-Assad was bad news when he massacred his opposition in Hama back in 1982, and his son has proven to be not only […]