Social media helps tyrants proceed with their atrocities

By Limor Shiponi How many graphic images have you seen this week? on how many of them did you click ‘like’, quickly commenting that ‘like’ or ‘favorite’ might not be the accurate words to express your feelings, but that’s what there is to click? in any case, your clicks, comments and shares are registered as ‘engagement’ and in most cases …

Never again?

By Limor Shiponi Warsaw Ghetto, August 2, 1942 “We have no information about the fate of those who were expelled… Nothing we hear is based on exact information.”                                                                 …

Syria | Rape as weapon of war?!

By Limor Shiponi Last night on the news, they talked about rape in Syria. Item after item we were watching the terrible state of women and men there, being raped because they are Sunnite, Alawite, Shiite, non-Islamic, whatever, women tempted into sexual Jihad, marriage Jihad, eventually ending up as sex slaves or sold to slavery somewhere in the Arab world. …

I’ll tell you what your story is

By Limor Shiponi Jonathan Littell – have you seen the name? Last week ‘Le Monde’ published five stories he wrote during the past months while reporting from Homs, Syria. The stories were translated to Hebrew by ‘Haaretz’ and you can still find them there. I wondered how it can happen that I’m not seeing them all over the place. Mr. …