INCONVENIENT TRUTHS: THE RISE OF DAESH IN SYRIA

(A version of this essay originally appeared in Khiyana: Daesh, The Left and the Unmaking of the Syrian Revolution, a collection of wonderful essays on Syria from a left-wing perspective published by Unkant – it is available to purchase here) “Oh Allah, strike the apostate rulers, Oh Allah, kill them one after the other, sparing […]

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Anti-Anti-Imperialism

A version of this essay appeared in the wonderful book Khiyana: Daesh, the Left and the Unmaking of the Syrian revolution, available to purchase here.   Those of us who concern ourselves with the Syrian revolutionary war will be more than familiar with the old line, almost solely repeated by leftists and self-proclaimed anti-imperialists, that they […]

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