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Ahmad Mohsen
It is not a question of freedom, as it may seem. It is a little more complicated than the fashionable bra crisis, with all due respect of course to...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Mariam Abdullah
YouTube shows represent a healthy trend in Saudi Arabia. Though content creators are often harassed, their innovative ideas are finding their way to...
Friday, June 6, 2014
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Lara Bitar
What happens when the media becomes intricately linked to one of the warring sides of a conflict, so much so that it becomes indistinguishable from...
Thursday, April 10, 2014
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Turkish authorities defied court orders and reaffirmed a ban on YouTube imposed after the posting of illicit recordings of top secret security talks...
Thursday, April 10, 2014
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YouTube will remain blocked in Turkey, despite the end to a similar controversial ban on Twitter, after a court backtracked on an earlier ruling to...
Saturday, April 5, 2014
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Pierre Abisaab
Darren Aronofsky's Noah is expected to be released in Lebanese theaters next month. According to its distributor, it was approved by the censorship...
Monday, March 24, 2014
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Turkish President Abdullah Gul tweeted on Friday to denounce the government's ban on Twitter, which had been introduced just hours earlier. "A...
Friday, March 21, 2014
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Turkey's embattled prime minister has warned that his government could ban popular social media networks YouTube and Facebook after a raft of online...
Friday, March 7, 2014
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Syria's best-known filmmaker was taken in for questioning by Syrian intelligence forces at the Lebanese border as he made his way to a Geneva film...
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
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