Barry Malone

Barry Malone

 

Media

How The Stream ended up booking more female guests than male

Project that started by tracking number of female guests sees Al Jazeera live talk show exceed gender-representation goal and increase audience.

How The Stream ended up booking more female guests than male

Media

Is it really news that an African city is dusty?

How some journalists describe places reveals much about their outlook – and about how they need to change.

Is it really news that an African city is dusty?

Europe

Why Al Jazeera will not say Mediterranean 'migrants'

The word migrant has become a largely inaccurate umbrella term for this complex story.

Why Al Jazeera will not say Mediterranean 'migrants'

Al-Shabab

What does al-Shabab want?

Al Jazeera's Barry Malone explains who al-Shabab are and what they stand for.

What does al-Shabab want?

Ethiopia

Ethiopia election: No seat in parliament for opposition

The opposition doesn't win even the single seat it secured at the previous election in a poll it says was unfair.

Ethiopia election: No seat in parliament for opposition

Middle East

Interview: Why I played the cello at a Baghdad bombsite

When a bomb exploded in a neighbourhood he knew well, Karim Wasfi went there and performed. He tells us why.

Interview: Why I played the cello at a Baghdad bombsite

Africa

Profile: Ethiopia's 'placeholder' PM quietly holds on

A studious former academic said to lack charisma finds himself both branded an autocrat and praised as a steady hand.

Profile: Ethiopia's 'placeholder' PM quietly holds on

Africa

Landslide likely for Ethiopia’s long-time rulers

Election victory for governing EPRDF a certainty, but why it will win is still subject to debate.

Landslide likely for Ethiopia’s long-time rulers

Ethiopia

Who owns the Nile? It’s more complicated than you think

Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan this week agreed to share the water of the Nile. But why the discord in the first place?

Who owns the Nile? It’s more complicated than you think

Business & Economy

Interview: Somalia PM says ready for business

Al Jazeera speaks to Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke about security, investment and changing perceptions about the nation.

Interview: Somalia PM says ready for business

Syria's War

You probably won’t read this piece about Syria

AJE this week ran special content on a grim milestone because it's important. But our data told us something: few cared.

You probably won’t read this piece about Syria

Africa

'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'

As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.

'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'