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Rima Majed

Lebanon

Why the Lebanese support the same sectarian leaders

The problem in Lebanon is deeply rooted in its very structure.

Middle East

In the Arab world, sectarianism is real, sects are not

Analysis of Arab societies through sectarianism does not grasp the complex dynamics of identity politics in the region.

Politics

Did Arab leftists betray the revolution?

Lefists have learned a few hard lessons in the wake of the revolutions that swept across the region in 2011.

Opinion

Did Arab uprisings deepen the Sunni-Shia divide?

The framing of some Arab uprisings along sectarian lines is reductionist and entirely misleading