From the Editors
The New York Times says Jadaliyya "Brings New Life to Arab Studies." Read about it by clicking here.
George Azar has covered the Middle East since 1981 as a photographer and a documentary filmmaker. Since 2006 he and Mariam Shahin have produced over twenty-five films for the satellite news channel Al Jazeera, such as the award-winning “Gaza Fixer” and “Two Schools in Nablus.” Azar is also the author of Palestine: A Photographic Journey (University of California Press, 1991) and Palestine: A Guide (Interlink Books, 2006), which he co-authored with Mariam Shahin. For more about Azar's photography visit his website.
"The main aims of the democratization package seem to be covering up the state’s colonial history and responsibility for the “Kurdish problem,” and deliberately overlooking the economic marginalization and class stratification, as well the intensification of a class-based division of labor, in the country."click | email | tweet