There wasn’t anything ‘anarchist’ about them given that they shut down a panel featuring a Syrian Arab anarchist, Leila, and insulted a Syrian Kurdish anarchist, Shiar.
To the isolationists, "they" needn't be asked what they think of their country's situation, for "we", as owners of great social capital, know best.
We, the undersigned Palestinians, write to affirm our commitment to the amplification of Syrian voices as they endure slaughter and displacement at the hands of Bashar Al-Assad’s regime.
Among the many Syrians who criticized Fisk for his coverage of the Daraya massacre were just ordinary citizens from Daraya running a humble news service while the massacre was happening.
Essentialist anti-imperialism is defined solely in relation to one’s own government rather than on the basis of a universal opposition to all forms of imperialism.
When Couso of Izquierda Unida visited Bashar Al Assad, he sentenced European Internationalism to death.
The Left has, for all intents and purposes, lost the moral right to talk about Syria.