Video Shows Police Tear Gassing Children Playing Football in #Bahrain

On the afternoon of 19th September, in the #Bahrain village of Malkiya, a video emerged appearing to show security forces firing onto a football pitch full of children. These children were reportedly from the Malkiya Club. Details are scarce atm, but the video can be seen below. Photos emerged too of the incident. [The caption … Continue reading Video Shows Police Tear Gassing Children Playing Football in #Bahrain

Trolls Attempt to Hijack #BahrainUprising Twitter Event

It's been a year of many firsts for me, yet the familiarity of what happened today reminded me that some rarely change. In a Twitter Event organized by Zed Books on Bahrain, Trolls, many of whom are familiar to the vetern Bahrain  observer attempted to inundate the hashtag by providing evidence to defame the entire … Continue reading Trolls Attempt to Hijack #BahrainUprising Twitter Event