Behind The Lines

Bob From Brockley / June 14, 2019 at 5:07 PM 116 views

Syria"Behind the Lines", a huge piece of writing about Syria by Shane Bauer that I have only just begun to dive into. For a flavour, here he is in the NE of Syria, in territory taken by Kurds from ISIS:We…

Friday round-up

Bob From Brockley / June 7, 2019 at 3:48 PM 147 views

Truth warsExcellent piece by Uğur Ümit Üngör in the consistently good al-Jumhuriya on the coming narrative war. Keith Kahn-Harris on the dangers of denialism.Pplswar on a new racist video about Venezuelan refugees. Concludes:Means TV’s racist video (endorsed by Sam Seder)…

Reasons to be angry, and the war on truth

Bob From Brockley / September 21, 2018 at 2:08 PM 447 views

This week's miscellany...1.REASONS TO BE ANGRYRight-wing watchDelighted to day I'm back at UKIP conference for another year pic.twitter.com/TrOc6qaW0w— Dan Bloom (@danbloom1) September 21, 2018 The UKIP conference has started. Hope not Hate have produced a primer on some of the…