Jamal Elshayyal is a news producer with a focus on Arab politics and Western/Arab relations.
Articles by this author
Tuesday, February 22, 2011
What Next for the 'Mad Dog' of Libya?
2011 has already proven lie to the idea that the Arab world ever needed foreign help in order to achieve democracy; and now it could prove false the notion that the American administration and other Western governments ever cared about human rights or self determination. Unfortunately, this will be done through the massacring of hundreds if not thousands of innocent Libyans.
Tuesday, October 12, 2010
The Persistence of Resistance
Ismail Nashwan recalls the events of May 31 as if it were yesterday. The moment masked Israeli commandos brought death aboard the Mavi Marmara as it attempted to break the siege on Gaza. But despite the near-death experience and spending time in an Israeli jail at 81-years-young, Ismail is still determined to reach the besieged strip. He has now joined the latest humanitarian aid convoy heading to Gaza.