Egypt

The Egyptian Government Signals Some Easing of an All-Out Repression Strategy

The Egyptian Government Signals Some Easing of an All-Out Repression Strategy

There are some tiny signals coming from Egypt that President Sissi and his government are looking to ease a few of the many severe repressive measures enacted…

Beyond NA

An Open Letter To The Israelis And Palestinians

An Open Letter To The Israelis And Palestinians

I have been writing about your conflict for more than three decades. Invariably, I find myself delving into the same themes time and again. The nature of…

Arts & Culture

Book: The Arab Uprisings: the people want the fall of the regime

Book: The Arab Uprisings: the people want the fall of the regime

October 31, 2012 | Jeremy Bowen focused on his experiences in Libya when he discussed his latest book:  The Arab Uprisings: the people want the fall of…

People

Maghreb’s Small Billionaire Club

Maghreb’s Small Billionaire Club

According to Forbes, Africa had 1,426 billionaires in 2013. These are mostly business people and may not take into clear account the kings, president and generals who…