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Samir Atallah

Samir Atallah

Lebanese author and journalist, who worked for the Annahar newspaper, the Al Osbo' il Arabi and Lebanon’s Al-Sayad’s magazines and Kuwait’s Al-Anba newspaper.

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Person of the Year

In 1927, the weekly magazine TIME launched its Person of the Year issue, where its writers would cho

The Year of the Two Phenomena

Two phenomena dominated the past year: women and protests.

Objectivity and Partnership

At an event I was invited to by the Fouad Chehab Foundation last summer, I gave a talk on Russian-Le

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