NIO – Actueel : Interview Tourabi

NIO – Actueel : Interview Tourabi De NIO had een interview met Hassan Tourabi: eindelijk zou ik zeggen, maar daarmee zijn ze wel de eerste. De vraag is natuurlijk hoe oprecht hij is. Toen hij aan de macht was, was hij duidelijk minder rekkelijk. Niettemin, zijn zijn uitspraken toch op z’n zachtst gezegd werkelijk opmerkelijk. […] Continue Reading →

C L O S E R – Land of Confusion

It is remarkable how many references there are to Hirsi Ali as a beautiful woman. I agree with these men (?), don’t get me wrong but why is that important? It’s very rare to see such a comment for a man. Does it contribute to her authority? If it does, it’s no wonder I have […] Continue Reading →

MEMRI – Al-Tajdeed Versus Al-Hesbah: Islamist Websites & the Conflict Between Rival Arab & Muslim Political Forces

Inquiry and Analysis Series – No. 275 Al-Tajdeed Versus Al-Hesbah: Islamist Websites & the Conflict Between Rival Arab & Muslim Political Forces Introduction Most of the media in the Arab world – newspapers, television, and radio – are affiliated with various political forces, whether governmental or opposition, operating from within the country or outside it. […] Continue Reading →

C L O S E R – Hirsi Ali Controversy

Still, attention worldwide for the Dutch Hirsi Ali affair. In the Washington Post: On her asylum application, she gave a false name and date of birth and lied about the countries she had lived in and visited before arriving in the Netherlands, claiming she recently had fled war-torn Somalia when she actually had lived in […] Continue Reading →