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Basheer al-Baker
Until recently, Mahmoud Jibril was seen as close to the regime of Col. Muammar Gaddafi. But he gradually began to distance himself from it some two...
Wednesday, September 7, 2011
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Hussein Bin Hamza
Mubarak Wassat, Moroccan poet and author of The Man who Smiles For the Birds (Dar al-Jamal), remains faithful to a language that enchants itself. He...
Wednesday, September 7, 2011
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Hosam Matar
The Chinese chief of staff’s visit to Israel on August 14 gave rise to speculation about the nature of the relationship between the two countries:...
Wednesday, September 7, 2011
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Ibtisam Azem
Berlin - Nine Moroccan films were showcased at a recent Berlin film festival. Held between September 1 - 4, the festival was a rare opportunity to...
Wednesday, September 7, 2011
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Amal Ghazal
On university campuses, in restaurants and in cafes, talk of celebrating what is taking place across the Arab World seems to be invariably met with...
Tuesday, September 6, 2011
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Taghrid Atallah
Palestinian muralist Yousef Katalo has turned a long-cherished religious tale into an artistic expression of political resistance.
Tuesday, September 6, 2011
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Alaa al-Lami
Four years after a failed attempt to pass Iraq’s draft oil law under the watch of occupation forces, Iraq’s cabinet managed to pass a new...
Tuesday, September 6, 2011
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Ahmad Shokr, Anjali Kamat
Ahmad Shokr and Anjali Kamat (AS&AK): The Syrian people have been resisting for months now and keep coming out on the streets despite escalating...
Monday, September 5, 2011
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Khelil Bouarrouj
Shortly after the ouster of Zine el Abidine Ben Ali, some Tunisian youth declared on Facebook that many of the exiled Islamists will return to...
Monday, September 5, 2011
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