When democratic military forces left Daraa in the southwest of Syria the agreement brokered by Russia severely limited the return of the regime’s military and security forces. In return the rebels submitted. As of mid-May it appears Assad forces and Iranian troops and Iranian puppet forces are mobilizing for an attack.
In an interview on the Carnegie Middle East site by Michael Young, Armenak Tokmajyan says, "former rebels in Tafas and surrounding areas are well armed. If a military confrontation were to take place, there could be high levels of violence."
Activists are trying to pressure Putin and Assad to live up to their words and leave Daraa alone. Make a sign that says #Act4Daraa and take a photo or selfie and post to social media. Contact federal and state politicians.
With the huge increase in unemployment in recent months tens of millions of people are losing their health insurance. At the start of March 2020 about 160 million people in the U.S. had health insurance through the job of a family member. Now an estimate from the Robert Woods Foundation says that 25 to 43 million people will lose their insurance because of a family member layoff.
One approach being taken is to go to City Councils and call for resolutions supporting immediate Medicare for All
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The U.N. and virtually all reputable scientists say we have to cut back 50% in the carbon we're throwing into air by 2030 or face catastrophes that may be permanent.
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