The Syrian crisis enters its seventh year with Russia playing a prominent role as demonstrated by its robust military intervention as well as sponsoring negotiations between Syrian President Bashar al- Assad's regime and representatives of the opposition.
For decades, the Arab World has felt the profound effects of US foreign policy. This November, the American people will select a new president who will steer that policy during a time in which Americans and Arabs alike question the US’ role in the Middle East.
Islamist movements have long been a central force on the Arab political scene. In recent years, especially with the success of Islamist political parties in elections in several Arab countries, the divide has widened and intensified between these movements’ supporters and opponents.
Did the Left manage to change Arab societies to establish equality and justice for all? Did the Left create a general umbrella, under which all complications and contradictions of the region can co-exist?
Attitudes to social media vary greatly on the role played in our daily life; this role is amplified each passing day as social media becomes one of the most effective ways to communicate with individuals all over the world.