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Basheer al-Baker
Decades of dedicated political activism have earned Hassan Abdul-Azim the trust of friend and foe alike. The old-time Nasserite may be uniquely...
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
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Muhammad Dibo
Syria stands at a crossroads. The status quo of protest and regime crackdwon might not end soon, but the situation may also escalate as protests in...
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
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Wissam Kanaan
Damascus University is out to discipline one of its graduate students behind a popular TV show depicting student life and critical of the institution...
Saturday, September 17, 2011
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Tamam Abdallah
Demands for regime change top the Protesters agenda in Syria. But a less-talked about, outdated, and abused land appropriation law preoccupies many...
Friday, September 16, 2011
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Mohammad Abdel Rahman
The upcoming 19th Damascus International Film Festival is unlikely to attract any Egyptian stars with talk in Cairo of plans to boycott. The Egyptian...
Thursday, September 15, 2011
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Asi Abu-Najm
In the wake of a continuous military crackdown by the Syrian regime against popular protest, there are growing calls to militarize the revolution....
Wednesday, September 14, 2011
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Basheer al-Baker
Syria’s Kurds have played a prominent role in the protest movement despite the boon of a Presidential decree granting citizenship to over 100,000 of...
Tuesday, September 13, 2011
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Basheer al-Baker
Several Syrian opposition groups see Paris-based intellectual Burhan Ghalioun as a consensus figure capable of heading a unified opposition coalition...
Tuesday, September 13, 2011
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Raghda al-Azizi
Children across the Arab world emulated adults calling for the downfall of the regimes. In some cases, they poked fun at dictators and sung protest...
Saturday, September 10, 2011
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