Articles >Author>Gideon Spitzer

  • June 01, 2011|Gideon

    Saree Makdisi's One-State Solution: A Delusive 'Just Peace'

    Recently, UCLA professor of English and advocate of a single state solution to the Israeli-Arab conflict Saree Makdisi spoke in the student union at the University of Pennsylvania. The lecture, sponsored by the Penn Middle East Center (MEC), the...

  • January 01, 2009|Gideon SpitzerMiddle East Quarterly

    Dissident Watch: Tariq Biasi

    On June 7, 2007, Syrian military intelligence arrested blogger Tariq Biasi on charges of "undermining national sentiment" and "publishing false information."[1] Biasi, a 23-year-old computer technician from Banyas, Syria, who suffers from liver...