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Houssam Kanafani
Former President of South Yemen Ali Salem al-Baid is in Beirut to combat a media “blackout” on developements in “occupied” southern Yemeni and shore...
Wednesday, December 21, 2011
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Mariam Abdallah
The Palestinian editor of Al-Quds Al-Arabi has thrived on controversy from his first days as a journalist. Abdel Bari Atwan, dubbed by Zionists as...
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
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Khalil Sweileh
For years, Syrian philosopher Tayyeb Tizini has written about the need for Arabs to break out of their intellectual stagnation. Now the youth of the...
Saturday, December 17, 2011
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Nirvana Tannoukhi
An interview with prominent world scholar of African politics and history Ali A. Mazrui NIRVANA TANOUKHI (NT): As a political scientist of the...
Thursday, December 15, 2011
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Hussein Bin Hamza
Lebanese author Hanan al-Shaykh liberated herself from male domination at an early age, allowing her to produce a number of controversial novels that...
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
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Radwan Adam
Port Said dock worker turned socialist parliamentarian, al-Badri Farghali is wary of the military. He says that the Egyptian revolution’s success...
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
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Anas Zarzar
Damascus - Fifty-one-year-old Louay Hussein was one of the first opposition figures to be detained after the outbreak of the Syrian uprising for...
Monday, December 12, 2011
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Mariam Abdallah
Palestinian critic, poet, and award-winning novelist Ibrahim Nasrallah had to overcome a life of hardship to write the story of his lost homeland and...
Friday, December 9, 2011
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Saeed Khutaibi
Best known for his portrayal of a prisoner in the 2009 French film, The Prophet, Tahar Rahim has now set his sights on a role in a film from his home...
Thursday, December 8, 2011
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