Home | Articles | Contact   -   Noam Chomsky Archive | Slavoj Zizek Archive

Click for details


Cost of War in Iraq
3 Trillion
Click for details

Sites of Interest

Al-Ahram Weekly
Annahar (Arabic)
Assafir (Arabic)
Baghdad Burning Blog
Breaking the Silence
The BRussells Trib.
Chomsky Archive
Courage to Refuse
Democracy Now!
End the Occupation
Greenpeace Int.
The Guardian
Gush Shalom
Hired lb
Indy Media Ctr.
Indy Media-Beirut
Int. Action Center
Iraq Body Count
Jalal Toufic's site
Journal of Pal. Studies
Joseph Stiglitz
KPFK Website
KPFK live radio
Krugman's Blog
Le Monde
Le Monde Dipl.
Le Monde Dipl.-Ar.
Le Monde Dipl.-En.
London Rev. Books
Machsom Watch
Mid. East Res. Proj.
Muslim Texts at USC
The Nation
N. Finkelstein's site
Paper Tiger TV
Protest Net
Public Citizen
Stop The Wall
UN Millennium Project
Vote No War
Vote to Impeach
Wallerstein Com.
War Resisters
Z Magazine
Zizek Archive




How WikiLeaks opened our eyes to the illusion of freedom

Slavoj Zizek
The Guardian

"We didn't really learn anything from WikiLeaks we didn't already presume to be true – but it is one thing to know it in general and another to get concrete data. It is a little bit like knowing that one's sexual partner is playing around. One can accept the abstract knowledge of it, but pain arises when one learns the steamy details, when one gets pictures of what they were doing." [...read more]


        MOST RECENT ADDITIONS (click author's name for books)


The back of the Gazan economy has been broken - Sara Roy / Qantara (10/21)
Slavoj Žižek webchat – as it happened - Slavoj Zizek / The Guardian (10/19)
Sir Alan Duncan on the Principles Behind the Middle East Process / RUSI (10/15)
UN chief: Gaza destruction 'beyond description,' worse than last war / Haaretz (10/14)
Revenge of the Unforgiven - Paul Krugman / The New York Times (10/13)
Reconciliation between Lebanese and Syrians ... - Amelie Zakour / Le Monde diplomatique (10/5)
Afghanistan - Unending Outside Interventions - Immanuel Wallerstein / FBC (10/3)
The Destruction of Mecca - Ziauddin Sardar / The New York Times (10/1)
How Israel Silences Dissents - Mairav Zonszein / The New York Times (9/29)
New Texts Out Now: Laurie A. Brand, Official Stories - Laurie Brand / Jadaliyya (9/27)
Edward W Said Lecture: Violence and Dignity - Noam Chomsky / YouTube (9/26)
Missing Edward Said - Anthony Alessandrini / Jadaliyya (9/26)
German Muslims hold day of protest against ISIS jihadists / RT (9/24)
The United States Heading for a Crash - Immanuel Wallerstein / FBC (9/20)
Israel’s N.S.A. Scandal - James Bamford / The New York Times (9/16)
A Response to Elie Wiesel - Sara Roy / Counterpunch (9/13)
Islamic State: ‘US failure to look into Saudi role ...' - Patrick Cockburn / The Independent (9/11)
A War of Choice in Gaza - Roger Cohen / The New York Times (9/8)
The Global Competitiveness Report 2014 - 2015 / World Economic Forum (9/5)
How we grew up: an Israeli veteran ... - Yehuda Shaul / New Statesman Times (9/4)
ISIS Is a Disgrace to True Fundamentalism - Slavoj Zizek / The New York Times (9/3)
IS back in business - Peter Harling / Le Monde diplomatique (9/2)
"Sadistic & Grotesque" - Noam Chomsky / Democracy Now (8/26)
Book Discussion on Old Wine, Broken Bottle - Norman Finkelstein / C-Span (8/24)
Isis consolidates - Patrick Cockburn / London Review of Books (8/20)
The Caliphate vs. Everyone Else - Immanuel Wallerstein / FBC (8/17)
Leaving Democracy to the Experts - Slavoj Zizek / In These Times (8/16)
Hamas’s Chances - Nathan Thrall / London Review of Books (8/14)
A European green light to kill, destroy and pulverize Gaza - Amira Hass / Haaretz (8/12)
Gaza: Palestine first and last - Alain Gresh / Le Monde diplomatique (8/7)
Hamas vs. Israel: Winning the Diplomatic Game - Immanuel Wallerstein / FBC (8/3)
Not Equal: Gaza in Over 1000 Frames - Mark Fiore / Vimeo (8/1)
Unfair and unbalanced - Serge Halimi / Le Monde diplomatique (7/31)
Freedom for Palestine: #GazaNames Project - Jewish Voice for Peace / YouTube (7/28)
Israel is not my birthright - Shira Lipkin / Salon (7/27)
Deprivation in Gaza Strip - Sara Roy / The Boston Globe (7/26)
HRW Whitewashes Israel, The Law Supports Hamas - Norman Finkelstein / Jadaliyya (7/24)
Israel mows the lawn - Mouin Rabbani / London Review of Books (7/23)
Reaping what we have sown in Gaza - Amira Hass / Haaretz (7/22)
The failures of Abbas' leadership - Amira Hass / Haaretz (7/20)
'Patching up torture victims in an open-air prison’ - Fisk / The Independent (7/19)
Truth about Gaza that BBC Tried to Suppress - N. Finkelstein / YouTube (7/18)
Human Rights Watch - Murder's Apologists - Norman Finkelstein / NormanFinkelstein.com (7/17)
Taking Iraq apart - Peter Harling / Le Monde diplomatique (7/15)
Inequality Is Not Inevitable - Joseph E. Stiglitz / The New York Times (7/1)


Books of Interest



Barradori / Habermas / Derrida - Philosophy in a Time of Terror

Jean Baudrillard - The Spirit of Terrorism

Noam Chomsky - Middle East Illusions

Noam Chomsky - Distorted Morality: America's War on Terror (DVD)

Noam Chomsky - Manufacturing Consent (DVD)

N. Finkelstein - Image and Reality of the Israel-Palestine Conflict

Marshall Hodgson - The Venture of Islam

Albert Hourani - History of the Arab World

Paul Krugman - The Great Unraveling

Fawzi Mansour - The Arab World

Roy Mottahedeh - An Introduction to Shi'i Islam

Sheldon Rampton/John Stauber - Weapons of Mass Deception

Richards / Waterbury - A Political Economy of the Middle East

Edward Said - Covering Islam

Edward Said / Christopher Hitchens - Blaming the Victims

Jalal Toufic - Over-Sensitivity (Sun & Moon Classics, No 119)

Jalal Toufic / David / Sadek - Tamass 1

United Nations - Arab Human Development Report 2002

United Nations - Arab Human Development Report 2003

Paul Virilio - Ground Zero

Immanuel Wallerstein - The Decline of American Power

Slavoj Zizek - Iraq: The Borrowed Kettle

Slavoj Zizek - Welcome to the Desert of the Real


cover cover cover cover cover cover


Home | Articles | Contact
Noam Chomsky Archive | Slavoj Zizek Archive



Disclaimer: The above news excerpts are from the Guardian News and Media Limited. MidEastdilemma does not control its contents. It's appearance on this site should not be taken as endorsement.