Marwan Bishara

Marwan Bishara

Marwan Bishara is Al Jazeera's senior political analyst. He was previously a professor of International Relations at the American University of Paris. An author who writes extensively on global politics, he is widely regarded as a leading authority on the Middle East and international affairs.

Israel

Israel after Netanyahu?

Six trends underlined by the Knesset elections will determine the future of Israel.

Israel after Netanyahu?

Middle East

Netanyahu's calculus: Bombs speak louder than words

Israel's recent attacks against Iranian targets in Iraq are sending a clear message at home and abroad.

Netanyahu's calculus: Bombs speak louder than words

US & Canada

When pyromaniacs lead, the world burns

As global crises are pushing the world towards disaster, the G7 could not even agree on a final communique.

When pyromaniacs lead, the world burns

Iran

Iran, the US, and the 'English job'

The pains, pleasures and puzzles of the Gulf crisis.

Iran, the US, and the 'English job'

Palestine

Palestine: The Arab 'deal of the century'

Arab rulers may be willing to sell out Palestine, but the Arab people are not.

Palestine: The Arab 'deal of the century'

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia and Iran after the summits of discontent

Was Riyadh able to unite Arab and Muslim leaders against Tehran?

Saudi Arabia and Iran after the summits of discontent

Donald Trump

Trumpism or Trumptasy?

Has Trump indeed created a new foreign policy doctrine or has he simply copied his predecessors'?

Trumpism or Trumptasy?

Iran

Iran and the West: Can Europe restrain the US?

The EU seems to be the only major power willing to stand up to the US on Iran. But does it have the strength to do so?

Iran and the West: Can Europe restrain the US?

Middle East

The implications of a Trump war on political Islam

The White House should stop taking cue from Arab dictators on its foreign policy.

The implications of a Trump war on political Islam

Iran

Arrogance, fanaticism and the prospect of a US-Iranian war

Can a fourth Gulf War be prevented?

 Arrogance, fanaticism and the prospect of a US-Iranian war

Middle East

The logic behind US humiliation of the Palestinians

What an old Hebrew parable can tell us about Kushner's strategy and the deal of the century.

The logic behind US humiliation of the Palestinians

Middle East

The art of revolution: What went right in Sudan and Algeria

And what could still go wrong.

The art of revolution: What went right in Sudan and Algeria