Wadha et Ibrahim Abdhalla: affreux, sales et marrants
Refreshingly off-beat portrait of Iraqi refugees
iraq  refugees  ISIS 
2 hours ago
TSA’s Secret Behavior Checklist to Spot Terrorists
Includes being nervous, being late, being arrogant, whistling, yawning, staring, gazing down...
tsa  terrorism 
2 hours ago
Yemen and Iran: What's really going on?
Brian Whitaker tries to assess how serious alleged Iranian involvement really is
iran  yemen 
Reading al-Koni in English — Elliott Colla
The great Libyan writer is a Booker finalist this year
al-koni  libya 
5 days ago
Islam’s Improbable Reformer
Bret Stephens, improbable journalist.
8 days ago
Norman Finkelstein does Reddit's Ask Me Anything.
israel/palestine  finkelstein 
8 days ago
NYU Professor barred entry into U.A.E.
Andrew Ross has been a critic of labour abuse
UAE  NYU  academic  freedom 
15 days ago
Europe Stands Up to Saudi Arabia
Interesting Swedish-Saudi falling out
sweden  KSA  human  right 
20 days ago
The big drop: Riyadh’s oil gamble
Interesting long piece on Saudi energy policy.
saudi  oil 
21 days ago
Becoming Jihadi John
Good analysis of how ISIS "weaponizes discontent"
ISIS  recruits 
23 days ago
In Libya, will Misrata be the kingmaker?
Good overview of diversity of militias in Misrata.
misrata  libya 
24 days ago
gary's choices | Netanyahu’s Speech
Gary Sick on what was not said about Iran's nuclear program
israel/palestine  bibi  iran  nuclear 
26 days ago
Sinan Antoon: an Iraqi novelist living in continuous mourning
Looking forward to forthcoming English translation of his latest
iraq  literature  sinan  antoon 
27 days ago
Sinan Antoon: an Iraqi novelist living in continuous mourning
Looking forward to forthcoming translation of his latest novel, Ave Maria
iraq  literature  sinan  antoon 
27 days ago
Brookings - With friends like these
Wittes responds to Indyk (but why think an architect of Oslo and dual containment had much to offer?)
28 days ago
« earlier      
#jan25 #june30 #nov23 academia activism afghanistan aid alexandria algeria alqaeda amrmoussa aqim arab arabic arabspring arms art assad aymannour azhar bahrain bds binladen blockade blog bloggers blogroll books boycott brotherhood bush cairo castlead censorship china cia cinema comics constitution copts corruption culture democracy democracypromotion diplomacy drugs dubai economics economy education egypt egypt-us egyptology elbaradei elections elections2011 energy environment espionage eu europe facebook fatah film finance flotilla food football france funny gamalmubarak gas gaza gcc goldstone gulf hamas health history hizbullah homosexuality humanrights ikhwan imf intelligence internet iran iraq isis islam islamism islamist islamists islamophobia israel israel/palestine israellobby jan25 jazeera jerusalem jihad jordan journalism judaism judges judiciary kurds kuwait labor lebanon libya literature lobby maghreb mahmoudabbas mali mauritania mb media mepp middleeast migration military morocco morsi mubarak music muslim muslimbrotherhood myarticles ndp neocon netanyahu ngos nuclear nyt obama obamacairospeech obituary oil omarsuleiman pakistan palestine parliament parties photography police politics poll presidency prison protests qadhafi qaeda qatar racism rafah refugees religion review reviews revolution rights russia sahel salafis salafism sanctions saudi sawiris scaf sectarianism security settlements shia sinai sisi somalia strikes succession sudan syria tahrir technology television terrorism torture tunisia tunnels turkey twitter uae uk un us uspolicy warcrimes water web westernsahara wikileaks women workers yemen youth zionism

Copy this bookmark: