Tag: OIL

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UN paper by UAE and UK threatens free speech and dissent

A recent UN resolution pushed by the UAE and UK will likely erode free speech and give states carte blanche to rewrite the definitions of dissent and extremism.

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The End of an Oil-splattered Alliance?

Ahmed Jeddo discusses recent shifts in the power balance between the US and Saudi Arabia, and how Russia and China come into play.

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Why would Muslims hate ‘the West’? A history of ‘Islamic Extremism’

I was recently invited to present at an international conference titled: “How to understand and Co-exist with Radical Islām.” After reading the concept paper, it was clear from the very first paragraph that the issue at hand was with “Islamic terrorism” and that, according to the writer of the concept

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The Unquenchable Thirst For War

18 years ago today war-thirsty neocons tried ushering the globe into a new phase of endless destruction we are still experiencing today

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How I saw the Seashore Child

How I saw the Seashore Child When you saw that Syrian child, an innocent, precious gem, thrown on its face on the shores of Turkey, what did you think? Did you see the child of an unfortunate 'migrant', who had stumbled into the sea on-par a voyage to a 'better', 'more'