La Formoisie

Critical Social Theory in the Middle East

June 22, 2017

Drew writes on critical aspects of security studies & military coups. His country focus is Israel, Palestine, Syria, and Iraq.

June 21, 2017

Amirah Fadhlina is a recent graduate of Earlham College in Richmond, Indiana, where she studied Human Development and Social Relations. Fadhlina has also studied overseas in Amman, Jordan, and studied at the United World College of Southeast Asia in Singapore. 

June 21, 2017

Unlike Sukarno or Suharto, whose influence was revolutionary charisma, Joko "Jokowi" Widodo's popularity proved the Indonesian political sphere had finally escaped its dictatorial situation. Throughout his campaign, Jokowi promised to work better to restore justice on...

June 19, 2017

The disciplines of History from Below and Subaltern Studies deserve intentional integration into modern scholarship on the Middle East. This argument finds its roots in reevaluating the perspective from which history has been recorded and returning agency to the narrat...

June 19, 2017

Jessica Wamala is a volunteer for the Peace Corps, currently serving in the Youth Development sector outside of Fes in Morocco. Wamala is the chairperson of the Gender and Development Committee for gender empowerment and advocacy among Volunteers and Moroccans. Prior t...

June 14, 2017

DJ Deutch is a member of UNRWA's team in Palestine and a graduate of Columbia University's SIPA.

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