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Yemen & Image Politics: Weapon, Qat & Misogyny

Afrah Nasser | Posted 07.26.2016 | World
Afrah Nasser

It is difficult to tell when exactly the relationship between the western media and the Old Sana'a's beautiful architecture began. That relationship was contagious that it was duplicated in the Arab media.

Brazilian Cartoonist Carlos Latuff Takes Aim Globally

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 01.16.2017 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

He punches hard, he's opinionated, his commentary is biting, his cartoons are thought provoking, and he doesn't regret being a magnet for nasty criticism. He is Brazilian cartoonist Carlos Latuff who doesn't mince words or hold back on stirring up people, in his country and across continents.

Democratized Media Meets the Arab Political Awakening

Nathan Gardels | Posted 11.14.2012 | World
Nathan Gardels

Welcome to our new world, where no one is in control -- neither the West of its social media nor Arab rulers of their liberated subjects. This is a combustible mix.

Founder Of WikiLeaks Says Western Media Are Liars

Folha.com | Leonardo Cruz and Roberto Dias | Posted 11.01.2011 | World

By Leonardo Cruz and Roberto Dias The founder of WikiLeaks, Julian Assange, accused the Western press of omitting information and lying. "Media org...

"Brand Dubai" Aims to Polish Emirate's Image Following Negative Reports

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Magda Abu-Fadil

The Gulf emirate of Dubai is on a PR kick aimed at polishing its image and repairing damage from negative reports.

Shoe Throwing Incident Exposes Western Failure to Understand Arab World

Ray Hanania | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ray Hanania

Muntandar al-Zaidi, the cameraman for al-Baghdadiya TV, threw his shoe at President Bush not as an act of violence, but because in Arab culture, that is in fact the ultimate form of protest.