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The other "other": Reflections on intra-Arab cinema
As the Arab revolutions continue, a need arises for contemporary film to accurately depict the region's conscience.
Last updated: 29 Jan 2013 11:56 GMT
The time is ripe for plant rights
New scientific research and environmental degradation prompt a serious consideration of plant rights.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2013 11:02 GMT
Can non-Europeans think?
What happens with thinkers who operate outside the European philosophical 'pedigree'?
Last updated: 15 Jan 2013 11:41 GMT
Slavoj Zizek and the role of the philosopher
Zizek "disrupts" ideological structures, the underside of acceptable philosophical, religious and political discourses.
Last updated: 25 Dec 2012 12:24 GMT
Revolution: The pursuit of public happiness
Can using Hannah Arendt's prism of viewing the American Revolution help us understand the Arab Spring?
Last updated: 18 Jun 2012 17:01 GMT
Erasing the Nakba
If Israelis must recognise the suffering caused by the Nakba, the Palestinians must accept an Israeli narrative as well.
Last updated: 17 May 2012 06:46 GMT
The Arab Spring: The end of postcolonialism
Read an excerpt from Hamid Dabashi's latest book, which discusses the transformative properties of the Arab Spring.
Last updated: 08 May 2012 20:50 GMT
A genealogy of enjoyment
In a hedonistic culture, it is easy to forget that 'enjoyment' was once a rigorously theological concept.
Last updated: 23 Apr 2012 15:55 GMT
Ten years without Gadamer
Santiago Zabala pays tribute to philosopher Gadamer - remembered for his contributions in the area of hermeneutics.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2012 17:00 GMT
Global financial crisis as a human rights issue
The UN should have the obligation to protect citizens who are being abused by elite decisions and inequality.
Last updated: 16 Mar 2012 10:45 GMT
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In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
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In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
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