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Pro-Assad Activists Putting Journalists “On Trial” for Covering Syria

Bethania Palma writes for Snopes about the pro-Assad bloggers, academics, and activists attacking journalists covering Syria's conflict, with a "Media on Trial" meeting in...

“Her Reports From Syria Are Crap” — The British Blogger Pushing...

In the latest article in EA WorldView's specialist coverage of disinformation and propaganda in the Syrian conflict, Brian Whitaker --- former Middle East editor...

On Syria, Academic Freedom, and Responsibility

"The duty of intellectuals should be to ensure accountability, not to engage in frivolous revisionism" Last week I noticed how a UK academic had loudly...

Why Gender Is Only Part of Wage Inequality

"Rather than putting efforts into helping female CEOs to earn more, we should be reducing high pay at the top" Professor Karen Rowlingson of the...

Sharing v. Shouting: Obama Tops Trump on Twitter

Obama's response to white supremacy is most-liked tweet of year Ellis Palmer, formerly of EA WorldView and the University of Birmingham, writes for the BBC: Twitter...

Iran Feature: “BBC Forged Documents to Show We Have Good Relations...

PHOTO: Speaker of Parliament Ali Larijani "False premise that Iran has had ties with the US" Reinforcing the Supreme Leader's line of animosity towards America,...

Turkey Feature: Ankara’s War With the Kurds

PHOTO: A small girl carries a child through the streets of Cizre in southeastern Turkey, March 2016 (Ilyas Akengin/AFP) Since the breakdown of a ceasefire...

Syria Feature: “ISIS Destroyed Russia Helicopter Division at Important Airbase”

PHOTO: Russian Mi-24 helicopter operating in an undisclosed location in Syria (TASS) UPDATE, MAY 25: Syrian activists have cast doubt on the claims by Stratfor...

Iran Feature: Tehran’s Afghan Fighters in Syria

PHOTO: Some of the thousands of Afghan fighters deployed by Iran in the Syrian conflict Last month I worked with the BBC for a documentary...

Syria Video: Aid Organizer Breaks Down On Air “Please End This...

Dr Zaidoun Zoabi, leading aid efforts in northwest Syria, has issued an emotional appeal for the international community to end the "bloody, stupid war". In...

Syria Analysis: Walking Into the Abyss — “Assad is Not A...

PHOTO: President Assad's photo opportunity with regime troops in Jobar in Damascus, January 2015 Charles Lister of the Brookings Doha Center writes for the BBC: Once...

Syria Special: Popcorn and Ice Cream — Reporting on Life and...

PHOTO: Colonel Ramiz Sultan, interviewed by BBC reporter Jeremy Bowen in Damascus After 4 1/2 years of conflict, what is life like in Damascus? And...