Snowden: The NSA, not Assad, took Syria off the Internet in 2012 | Ars Technica.
http://www.businessinsider.com/second-a-day-viral-video-2014-3 Chilling Video Shows A Child’s Life As Her Country Goes To War Video created by Save The Children UK to raise awareness of the impact of the Syrian civil war on civilians and share relevance to everyone across the world.
In their annual End of Year survey, Win/Gallup International found that the United States is considered the number one “greatest threat to peace in the world today” by people across the globe. The poll of 67,806 respondents from 65 countries found that the U.S. won this dubious distinction by a landslide, as revealed in the chart above. (x)
Bruce Schneier says there are limits to our intelligence apparatus; more data doesn’t mean better outcome. Could U.S. have stopped Syria’s chemical attack?
WASHINGTON — In July 2012, senior U.S. intelligence officials drove to the Capitol to secretly brief top lawmakers on the first indications that the Syrian government had used chemical weapons against its own people. U.S. saw yearlong rise in chemical weapons use by Syria
John McCain. United States Senator. 2008 Republican Presidential Nominee. American Hero. iPhone Poker Player during a fairly important Senate hearing about the use of force in Syria. Yep, The Washington Post captured Senator John McCain fooling around on his iPhone during a three hour hearing about Syria. John McCain Got Caught Playing Poker During Syria […]
What do they think our intervention will do to reduce human suffering in Syria or anywhere else? The Obama Administration Isn’t Answering The Most Important Question About Attacking Syria