Oh Sharon, how you ruined Palestine! Let us count thy ways
The late Israeli PM Ariel Sharon
Top Ten Ways Ariel Sharon Ruined Israel and the Middle East
A young Arik Scheinerman, who became Ariel Sharon, was from a Russian family who came to Israel to start a new life. Little did he know how much he would change the region for the worst.
Source: Informed Comment
Killing Our Culture
A library in Tripoli was burned down and now there's a fund raising project that is trying to come up with $35,000 to help restore the library. You can find some more info about the project here.
Source: Ink on the Side
Dying for the "Big Picture"
A heart breaking picture of a poor, old man whose only destiny is to wait for death.
Source: Maya Saloon
Award-Winning Egyptian Activists Receive One-Year Suspended Sentence
Prominent Egyptian activists Alaa Abd El Fattah, his sister Mona Seif, and ten others on January 5 received a one-year suspended sentence in a case in which they were accused of torching the headquarters of ex-Presidential candidate Ahmed Shafiq’s campaign.