Archive for October 12, 2005
The US ambassador in Lebanon visited the hospital where May Shidyaq is staying for the 8th time today. Of course, there are no calculations of political exploitation and manipulation behind those visits. It is all about US concern for the health of journalists in the Arab world.
Le Cabanon de Jourdan, 1906. Paul Cezanne.
Arab officials don’t commit suicide (although they are on occasion made to commit suicide). Ghazi Kan`an: shot himself, twenty times in the back? (I keep my computer screen to my left turned on to the Arabic Al-Jazeera website so that I can glance at it while tossing in bed at night. That was how I [...]