GILBERT ACHCAR

Gilbert Achcar grew up in Lebanon and has lived and taught in Paris, Berlin, and London. He is currently professor of Development Studies and International Relations at SOAS, University of London. His many books include The Clash of Barbarisms (2002, 2006); Perilous Power: The Middle East and US Foreign Policy, co-authored with Noam Chomsky (2007); The Arabs and the Holocaust: The Arab-Israeli War of Narratives (2010); Marxism, Orientalism, Cosmopolitanism (2013); The People Want: A Radical Exploration of the Arab Uprising (2013); and Morbid Symptoms: Relapse in the Arab Uprising (2016).

Washington Is Shedding Crocodile Tears for Afghan Women

9/11: how the United States’ – and UK’s – hubris met its Nemesis

The US Lost in Afghanistan. But US Imperialism Isn’t Going Anywhere

Who’s Buried in the Graveyard of Empires?