April 29, 2016Middle East and North Africa
Reading selections for the weekend of April 29, 2016.
January 30, 2015Egypt
Wael Eskandar argues that the death of Egyptian activist Shaimaa al-Sabbagh last week at the hands of security forces represents the complete failure of the January 25 revolution. Fadi Mroue, writin…
April 25, 2014Lebanon
Lauren Bohn talks about the importance of food with Syrian refugees in Beirut for Bon Appetit. Maya Sioufi discusses how Cinephilia is investing in the future of Arab cinema. Farah Wael examines ga…
August 19, 2013Egypt
Wael Eskander, writing for Jadaliyya, warns of the revenge of the police state as Egyptians lend popular support to security solutions to political issues.
August 22, 2013Egypt
Wael Nawara, writing for Al Monitor, discusses the Egyptian interim government’s threat to place the Muslim Brotherhood on the terrorist list, claiming that this could be the end of an era for the or…