A woman with the words “I want my husband, I want my son,” painted on her face, protests in front of Beirut’s Grand Serail on Monday. Relatives of detainees in Lebanese prisons protested in front of Beirut’s Grand Serail on Monday, calling for improved prisoner rights and general amnesty. We all know families can be […]
Month: November 2011
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad sat down for an interview with The Sunday Times, and failed to steer away from the regime’s claim that “armed terrorist gangs” are responsible for an uprising that has left at least 3,500 dead, according to the UN. “The role of the government is to fight militants in order to restore […]
Is this an actual streaker who runs pasts US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, or just man dressed in traditional island garb? Surely this video was wrongly labeled, but we can still dream. Either way, Hills’ reaction is entirely appropriate.
(Photo via twitter.com) Wait, shhh, listen. Do you hear that? It’s the sound of Syria caving in on itself. Thanks to @TerroristDonkey for Tweeting this new cartoon from prominent illustrator Ali Ferzat on the Arab League and Syria.
Sweet mother of all things holy… oh LAWD that feels good. Alldayeverydayiwantthisyesthis. TGIF, peeps!
(Photo via dailymail.co.uk) Women in Saudi Arabia who have “sexy eyes” will be forced to cover them up, a spokesperson representing the Committee for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice in the Gulf kingdom announced on Wednesday. Sheikh Motlab al-Nabet said the committee has the right to stop a women whose eyes […]
(Photo via guardian.co.uk) It’s not fair that Muslim extremists should get all the attention… Jerusalem’s secular mayor, Nir Barkat, is blaming ultra-orthodox, Jewish extremists for a recent spree in vandalism aimed at removing images of women from billboards. In recent months, “across Jerusalem, female figures have been blacked out of billboards with spray-paint, or vandalized […]