Daily Archives: March 25, 2019

Algeria Indefinitely Postpones Elections In Response To Protests; Promises To Create A Theocracy

In response to immense national protests, current Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika announced he would no longer run for a fifth term. The president leading the “pouvoir,” the ruling elite regime in Algeria, since 1999 sparked the massive protests on February 22 of this year when he announced he would run […]

Middle Eastern Musicians Collaborate On ‘Peace Album’

Just under one hundred musicians from thirteen countries in the Middle East have collaborated on an album specifically aimed at promoting peace throughout areas of the Middle East both historically and contemporarily impacted by violence and strife. The album has been arranged and produced by Iranian musician Medhi Rajabian, according […]