A young man died at Osheaga on the weekend. There’s no going back. And as authorities continue their work to figure out what exactly happened, there are serious questions to be asked regarding the responsibility of major festivals toward the security of attendees. What we know so far is that a confluence of heartbreaking circumstances…
and Sweden is now sharia law?
and someone stole their crown jewels?
have I got that all correct?
As noted in a previous post, an item relating to incidents which began the previous afternoon which was aired in the July 21st afternoon edition of the BBC World Service radio programme ‘Newshour‘ included an interview (from 07:56 here) with Hamas’ Ghazi Hamad.
Presenter Jon Donnison introduced that interview thus: [emphasis in italics in the original, emphasis in bold added]
Donnison: “…we want to hear from Hamas. Are they trying to provoke another war in Gaza? Ghazi Hamad is Hamas’ deputy foreign minister in the Strip.”
Hamad: “No, I think that we are not interested in a new war. We try to avoid this. I think we have kind of understanding with all Palestinian factions to avoid any escalation or tension but you know that the source of the problem is the occupation. The problem is the blockade imposed by Israel. So it creates a…
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As documented here previously, after the IDF announced on July 22nd the completion of the overnight evacuation of hundreds of Syrian ‘White Helmets’ personnel and their families from southern Syria, through Israel and into Jordan, the BBC News website published two articles amplifying Syrian regime and Russian propaganda concerning that group.
Yet more amplification of that propaganda was seen in one version of an article on a different topic published two days later.
[emphasis in bold added, emphasis in italics in the original]
Coomarasamy: “We begin though in Syria where the rescuers – or some of…
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