Items by Faisal Qassem
- September 6, 2017 Faisal Qassem
Everything we are hearing and reading about the political solution in Syria is nothing but a waste of time and jiggery-pokery. Do not believe that the UN or any other major power is interested in reaching solutions that please the people or achieve justice in crisis-stricken countries. On top of...
- April 26, 2017 Faisal Qassem
There exists absolutely no sliver of a doubt that every single major settler-colonial power in the history of the world lacked morals. It is impossible for the coloniser to have moral standing to begin with. I believe that the Americans have exhibited a level of superiority in acting as...
- April 3, 2017 Faisal Qassem
Were popular revolutions much easier in the past? Were people able to take their rights into their own hands in days gone by, but are now powerless even after sacrificing everything? I have said repeatedly over the past seven years — the age of the Arab Spring — that...
- January 9, 2017 Faisal Qassem
It is not true that America is plotting against us, as the basics of a plot involve secrecy and hatching it in the dark. More importantly, it must be unannounced. This definitely does not apply to the US projects we are calling conspiracies. What sets the Americans apart is the...
- April 22, 2016 Faisal Qassem
We Arabs may be the people in the world who write the most poetry and romantic odes about human virtues such as brotherhood, justice, equality and the need to protect humanity, its soul and its right to inheritance. Our emotions, though, are nothing more in today’s reality. The fact that...