The hope and heartbreak of Arab journalism أمل وأسى من الصحافة العربية

Once again Issandr el Amrani tells us what is different and what hasn’t changed too for Arab journalism. I prefer his words of hope. He writes: “It is not only that bloggers are widening the quantity of information available in a region where political gossip is often more trusted than official statements. They are also deepening the quality and breadth of debate with the abandon that only the rush of ego-driven publishing (and anonymity) can provide.”

See his entire article in the Guardian’s Comment is Free site,


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