Interviews, New in Ceasefire, Palestine is Still the Issue - Friday, February 3, 2012 12:44 - 10 Comments
In an in-depth and candid interview, academic and political commentator As'ad Abukhalil - a.k.a "The Angry Arab" - talks to Ceasefire columnist Asa Winstanley about Zionism, Hamas, Syria, Al Jazeera, BDS and much more.
Ideas, New in Ceasefire - Monday, November 7, 2011 5:00 - 1 CommentIn a exclusive essay, Chris Doyle, prominent analyst and commentator on the Middle East, surveys the situation in Syria in the wake of last week's Arab League plan. The prospects for a swift resolution, he warns, are slipping away.
New in Ceasefire, Politics - Saturday, May 21, 2011 0:00 - 2 Comments"By arresting schoolchildren, the regime caused protests in Dara’a. By killing protestors, the regime caused protests all over the country. Those who first called for reform now call for the fall of the regime." In a brilliant new essay, Syrian-British novelist and commentator Robin Yassin-Kassab diagnoses the repeated missteps and miscalculations of the Assad regime, and says change, no matter how protracted or tortuous, is now inevitable.
New in Ceasefire, North African Dispatches - Wednesday, May 4, 2011 0:00 - 2 CommentsIn his latest column, Imad Mesdoua takes a look at Syria, where Bashar Al-Assad's faltering attempts at stemming the tide of anger sweeping his country are threatening to unlock a pandora's box of uncertainty and chaos.
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