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Drawing Blood

This review was published at the National. Molly Crabapple’s “Drawing Blood” – “the story of a girl and her sketchbook” &nda...   [ continue reading...]

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Frontline Doctors: Winter Migrant Crisis (BBC Documentary)

Chris and Xand van Tulleken – doctors, part-time aid workers and twin brothers – want to see for themselves what conditions are like for migrants fl...   [ continue reading...]

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Syrian Revolutionary Spirit during Cease-fire

For more, see the New York Times: Syrian Protesters Take to Streets as Airstrikes Ease. Syrians took back to the streets during the cease-fire. This is the...   [ continue reading...]

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Reporting—and Mis-reporting—ISIS

by Gilbert Achcar Most people prefer to keep referring to the self-proclaimed Islamic State by the acronym of its previous name: ISIS, the Islamic State in Iraq...   [ continue reading...]

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1945: The Savage Peace

The Savage Peace reveals the appalling violence meted out to the defeated, especially to those ethnic Germans who had lived peacefully for centuries in neighbou...   [ continue reading...]

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Syria: Under Russia’s fist

Since September 30, 2015 Russia has been carrying out air strikes in Syria in support of its ally President Bashar al-Assad. The campaign has been relentless an...   [ continue reading...]

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Who are the Syrian rebels: The Genesis of the armed struggle in Syria

Plenty has been written about the armed struggle in Syria, but on left-wing and alternative media sources much of it has been laden with conspiracy theories, o...   [ continue reading...]

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Syria: Under Russia’s fist

Since September 30, 2015 Russia has been carrying out air strikes in Syria in support of its ally President Bashar al-Assad. The campaign has been relentless an...   [ continue reading...]

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‘Democratic Confederalism’ or Counter-Revolution?

This is my latest article for al-Araby al-Jadeed/ the New Arab. The first fact is this: the Kurds have suffered a terrible historical injustice. The Arabs were...   [ continue reading...]

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North American Book Tour for Burning Country: Syrians in Revolution and War

Burning Country: Syrians in Revolution and War, co-authored by PULSE co-editor Robin Yassin-Kassab and​ Leila Al-Shami, is “poised to become the def...   [ continue reading...]

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KCRW

I was talking alongside journalists Anne Barnard and Borzou Daragahi, and aid worker Dalia al-Awqati, on KCRW, a Californian radio station. The discussion conce...   [ continue reading...]

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‘Iran the Protector’

This was published at al-Araby al-Jadeed/ the New Arab. I recently gave a talk in a radical bookshop in Scotland. The talk was about my and Leila al-Shami’s â...   [ continue reading...]

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Shouting on TRT World

There’s an urgent need for discussion between revolutionary Syrians and Syrians who are scared of the revolution. The two sides need to hear each other. Alawi...   [ continue reading...]

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‘Burning Country’ Extract: On Islamisation

The excellent Books pages at the National have published an extract from our book “Burning Country: Syrians in Revolution and War” (now available in the US...   [ continue reading...]

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The Darkest Days

I’m very happy to be published at al-Araby al-Jadeed, or the New Arab, which has attracted some very on-point political and cultural voices, in both languages...   [ continue reading...]

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The Depopulation of Syria

If you follow this link, I’m speaking between 6 minutes and 10.30 minutes on the international assault on Syria, the complicity of the United States, and the...   [ continue reading...]

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Strangers in their own Land

An important documentary on the disgraceful treatment of minorities in Pakistan. The way the country has shirked its duties toward its most vulnerable citizensâ...   [ continue reading...]

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Peace or Pacification

This was published at the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives. As I write, state representatives are attending the theatre in Geneva. (The talks were stoppe...   [ continue reading...]

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Speaking at Chatham House

Here I am on stage at Chatham House last week with the journalist Mina al-Oraibi. Mina was a lot more optimistic about Russia’s ‘peace process’ than I was...   [ continue reading...]

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The Happy Marriage

A very slightly different version of this review was published at the Guardian. Tahar Ben Jelloun is a Moroccan who has contributed a series of important works...   [ continue reading...]

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