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Syrian children in Daraa

Tipping Point

by: Blaine Skrainka


One hundred and eight Syrians near the town of Houla have been murdered amidst a bloody crackdown on dissidents. President Bashar al-Assad continues to rebuke international condemnations of the atrocities carried out by his regime […]

Tags: Arab League, Bashar al-Assad, Blaine Skrainka, China, Democracy, Dissidents, Iran, Kofi Annan, Politics, Pro-Democracy Crackdown, Protests, Ramita Navai, Russia, Syria, The Wild Magazine, Tipping Point, world
Not Vogue

Not Vogue

by: Blaine Skrainka


In March 2011, Vogue published a glowing portrait Asma al-Assad, the “glamorous, young, and very chic” first lady of Syria. The story and subsequent controversy are not new, but worth reexamining given the catastrophic pro-democracy […]

Tags: Anna Wintour, Arab Awakening, Arab League, Arab Spring, Asma al-Assad, Bashar al-Asad, Blaine Skrainka, Not Vogue, Protests, Syria, The Atlantic, The Wild Magazine, UN, Vogue, world
The al-Assad regime murders thousands

SYRIA UNDER FIRE

by: Blaine Skrainka


After years of corruption and cronyism from the oppressive regime of Bashar al-Assad, the Syrian people have risen up as a part of the Arab Awakening only to face a brutal backlash. The United Nations’ […]

Tags: Arab Awakening, Arab League, Arab Spring, Bashar al-Assad, Blaine Skrainka, China, Human Rights, Iran, Libya, Middle East, Politics, Protests, Ramita Navai, Russia, Syria, Syria Under Fire, The Wild Magazine, UN, United Nations, world

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