by Rachel Furlow
New groups are co-opting Yemen's poetic tradition to strengthen their political messaging.
by Omar Alhashani and Yousif Kalian:
The Hashd a-Shabi brand themselves as united to tap into multiple populisms - local and global.
by Ali DN:
Turkish television calls on a mythical past to shape a new national identity.
by Julia Kassem:
BDS poses a narrative threat to Israel, not just an economic one.
by Oya Aktas
Beneath Erdogan’s sweeping press censorship lies a rich history of print culture’s flourishing in a diverse Turkey.
by Isaac Suarez:
A pro-Assad settlement in Syria is less likely than Western media would have us believe.
by Yousif Kalian