Tag: Syria

The BBC, in trouble but still needed
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The BBC, in trouble but still needed

As I write these lines the Israeli bombing of Gaza territory continues unabated. In Syria the tyrant Bashar al-Assad continues his assault on not only the rebel forces, but also against the civilian population. Mario Lopez Goicochea However, in the UK most of the tabloids are still obsessed with the […]

Times of crisis in Spain: Cuts or run?
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Times of crisis in Spain: Cuts or run?

Advancing lines of riot police spread out across streets; thousands of shouting, sometimes violent protestors squeezed into the city centre; and placards raised in the air declaring the return of a fascist government… Ben Stupples These events did not transpire recently in the province of Homs, an area ravaged by […]