'Vote for me or else!" Assad nominates himself as a presidential candidate
Syrian President Bashar Assad
Syrian Dark Humor and the Elections
How do some Syrian cartoonists respond to the reigning dictatorial president nominating himself for the elections? Humor.
Source: Global Voices Online
Someone to speak about justice
" It wasn't the prayer nor the Pope that moved my heart. It was the graffiti. I can feel the person who spray-painted it on the wall."
Source: And Far Away
Turkish Court asks Interpol to arrest 4 Israeli ex-Generals for Gaza Aid Ship Murders
Turkey wants four Israeli generals to be in prison for the Flotilla killings. Israel calls the accusations ridiculous.
Source: Informed Comment
Sexy isn’t sluttish
“My body is a party that you weren't invited to, no matter what my dress says“