Iran stepped up propaganda machine as regime botched coronavirus crisis: Report

Tuesday, 14 July 2020

Iran has dramatically increased the depth, funding and sophistication of its propaganda and ......

Nazi-style stranglehold of the Iranian regime’s censorship and propaganda methods

Friday, 21 September 2018

All governments across the globe utilize some form of censorship, as the dangers of uncontrolled ......

Anti-Saudi propaganda revisited

Tuesday, 27 March 2018

Dr. Khaled M. Batarfi is a Saudi journalist and writer based in Jeddah. He can be reached at kbatarfi@gmail.com. Follow him at Twitter: @kbatarfi


How to identify the Brotherhood media?

Thursday, 04 May 2017

Mamdouh al-Muhainy is the General Manager of Al Arabiya and Al Hadath. He can be followed on Twitter @malmhuain.


Egyptian political propaganda: Does it work?

Sunday, 09 April 2017

Mohammed Nosseir is an Egyptian liberal politician who advocates for advancing liberalism, political participation, and economic freedom. Mohammed was member of the higher committee at the Democratic Front Party from 2007 to 2012, and then member of the political bureau of the Free Egyptian Party till mid 2013. Mohammed advocates for his work through providing the Egyptian government with a number of schemes to better reform its government institutes, as well as he is a regular contributor to various Egyptian newspapers. Mohammed also has extensive experience in the private sector, working with a number of international companies assisting them in expanding their businesses in the Middle East. Mohammed graduated from Faculty of Commerce, Ain Shams University, Cairo (1986); he participated at Aspen Seminar on Leadership, Values and Good Society (2011), Eisenhower Fellow, Multi-National Program (2009) and Stanford Fellow for Democracy, Development & Rule of Law (2008).


ISIS propaganda arm weakened by military setbacks

Wednesday, 12 October 2016

ISIS’s propaganda machine, largely credited with effectively attracting fresh recruits, has ......

ISIS recruits have poor grasp of faith

Monday, 15 August 2016

The ISIS employment form asked the new recruits to rate their knowledge of Islam on a scale of one ......

Twitter traffic from ISIS accounts plunges

Saturday, 09 July 2016

Twitter traffic linked to ISIS accounts has plunged 45 percent in the past two years, the Obama ......

What do ISIS want? Donald Trump.

Sunday, 03 April 2016

Azeem Ibrahim is Senior Fellow at the Centre for Global Policy and Adj Research Professor at the Strategic Studies Institute, US Army War College. He completed his PhD from the University of Cambridge and served as an International Security Fellow at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard and a World Fellow at Yale. Over the years he has met and advised numerous world leaders on policy development and was ranked as a Top 100 Global Thinker by the European Social Think Tank in 2010 and a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. He tweets @AzeemIbrahim


Lebanon and the 'invasion of idiots'

Wednesday, 02 March 2016

Diana Moukalled is the Web Editor at the Lebanon-based Future Television and was the Production & Programming Manager with at the channel. Previously, she worked there as Editor in Chief, Producer and Presenter of “Bilayan al Mujaradah,” a documentary that covers hot zones in the Arab world and elsewhere, News and war correspondent and Local news correspondent. She currently writes a regular column in AlSharq AlAwsat. She also wrote for Al-Hayat Newspaper and Al-Wasat Magazine, besides producing news bulletins and documentaries for Reuters TV. She can be found on Twitter: @dianamoukalled.


ISIS recruiting children at ‘unprecedented’ rate

Saturday, 20 February 2016

ISIS has been stepping up its recruitment of children at a “increasing and ......

Experts: Media needs to focus on other terror groups, not only ISIS

Thursday, 17 December 2015

Most militant groups in the world - especially those backed by Iran - do not receive media coverage ......

What keeps ISIS alive, conspiracy theories or complex politics?

Friday, 11 December 2015

Many people in the Middle East consider the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) a U.S. creation. ......

ISIS’s propaganda success, and how to fight it

Thursday, 10 December 2015

Maria Dubovikova is a prominent political commentator, researcher and expert on Middle East affairs. She is president of the Moscow-based International Middle Eastern Studies Club (IMESClub), expert of Valdai Club and RIAC (Russian International Affairs Council). Twitter: @politblogme


In the dark corners of the Internet, extremists prey on young Saudis

Saturday, 11 July 2015

As extremists wage a war of ideas by spreading terrorist propaganda and misinformation, the main ......