Assistant Professor, Middle East Political Economy, at the University of Oregon. Currently writing on the Egyptian revolution and the Syrian crisis.
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America’s role in the creation of ISIS: the inside story | Martin Chulov | World news | The Guardian
In the summer of 2004, a young jihadist in shackles and chains was walked by his captors slowly into the Camp Bucca prison in southern Iraq. He was nervous as two American soldiers led him through three brightly-lit buildings and … Continue reading
When you kill your partner for peace: #Palestinian minister killed by Israeli soldiers while he planted an olive tree | World news | The Guardian
Abbas announces three days of mourning after Ziad Abu Ain was reportedly shoved by Israeli troops while planting olive trees.
BBC Documentary The Iraq War – YouTube.
November 28, 2014 by Arun This is the title of a must-read article by Nathan Thrall—the International Crisis Group’s resident Jerusalem analyst—in the latest issue of the London Review of Books, in which he reports on the deteriorating situation in … Continue reading
Killings of Palestinians by soldiers and policemen will never shock Israel. The propaganda machine will whitewash everything, and the media will be its mouthpiece. By Gideon Levy | Nov. 20, 2014 | 5:42 AM | 6 There was a massacre … Continue reading