Revealing The Invisible Crisis In Syria By Michael McIntee | July 12, 2012 LikeTweet EmailPrint More More on Minnesota Subscribe to Minnesota Follow this author The situation in Syria has escalated in the last year. A peaceful popular uprising has become a violent conflict where scores of people are killed on a daily basis. UN monitors and journalists have had limited access inside Syria. At the First Unitarian Society in Minneapolis, three experts fill us in on what the media can’t or won’t show to the rest of the world. Speaking: •Dr. Wael Khouli, Syrian American, Physician and Human Rights Activist •Ahmed Tharwat, Host of Arab American TV Program, BelAhdan • Dr. William Beeman, Professor and Chair, Department of Anthropology, University of Minnesota •Coleen Rowley, WAMM Board Member, Time Magazine Whistleblower of the Year Support this story and all the stories from The Uptake. Donate.