From the Editors
It has been almost two weeks since the bombing in Burgas, Bulgaria, that killed five Israelis and one Bulgarian, and the investigation has still not yielded answers. Foreign security agents and experts flooded the country to help local authorities trace the organisers. One newspaper alleged that the Israeli secret services have completely taken over the investigation and are blocking out their Bulgarian counterparts, which is putting in question whether the Bulgarian public ...Keep Reading »
Mariya Petkova is a Cairo-based journalist. She is the ME correspondent for Bulgarian channel bTV and has written for a variety of Bulgarian- and English-language publications. She is currently working on a research degree in Middle Eastern Studies at Oxford University. Mariya is also a researcher at Jadaliyya and is part of the Egypt Editorial team.
"... breaking from the chains of subjugation means undermining the historico-racial schema by challenging the white mythos created by the law and sustained by the self, including the carefully crafted legal fictions of the separateness of Jerusalemites/Bedouin/Arab-Israelis/West Bankers/Gazans/refugees. By doing so, they will be better placed to effect free agency in the schematization of the colonial world they inhabit.click | email | tweet