Iran Explosions and Growing Internal Repression

Iran Explosions and Growing Internal Repression

Frieda Afary July 10, 2020 During the past month,  over 20  fires and explosions have damaged a variety of sites in Iran,  ranging from the Natanz nuclear fuel production site to Parchin,  a military and weapons development base,   various power plants,  production...

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Book Launch: “The Syrian Revolution” by Yasser Munif

Book Launch: “The Syrian Revolution” by Yasser Munif

The book launch of Yasser Munif's "The Syrian Revolution: Between the Politics of Life and the Geopolitics of Death" showcaseed Yasser Munif and Sara Dehkordi who spoke, analyzed and presented the book. This was  followed by a Q&A with the speakers. Yasser Munif...

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A conversation between Hong Kong and Lebanese protesters

A conversation between Hong Kong and Lebanese protesters

Article was published on: https://lausan.hk/2020/revolution-everywhere-conversation-between-hong-kong-and-lebanon/ The momentum for liberation is never lost; it simply picks up at different speeds in different places, at different times. By Joey Ayoub and Lausan...

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Covid19 and popular struggles of Syria

Covid19 and popular struggles of Syria

I speak with Yasser Munif. He is a Sociology Assistant Professor in the institute for Liberal Arts at Emerson College where he teaches courses about social movements, the Arab uprisings, gender in the middle east, and the history of racism. He is the author of “The...

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Uprisings in the time of COVID19: Algeria

Uprisings in the time of COVID19: Algeria

We discuss the impact of the COVID19 epidemic on the Algerian uprisings with Hamza Hamouchene, a London-based Algerian scholar-activist, commentator, researcher, and a founding member of Algeria Solidarity Campaign (ASC), and Environmental Justice North Africa (EJNA)....

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07. Denying Genocide, from Halabja to Ghouta

07. Denying Genocide, from Halabja to Ghouta

This article was first published the fire these times This is a conversation with Sabrîna Azad. She’s a writer who published a moving piece for Mangal Media entitled ‘From Halabja to Ghouta‘ in which she looked at how deniers of Assad’s war crimes in Syria were...

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