Teacher, learner, troublemaker. Assistant Professor of Political Science & International Studies, Dickinson College, PA, USA. Specialist in the Middle East including Turkey. Former British diplomat. Member of the NITLE Advisory Board.
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British Library rejects Taliban trove fearing terror laws - Yahoo News about 2 hours ago
"This is a symptom of a creeping orthodoxy of UK legislation that is trying to enforce so-called British values," said Fitzgerald, adding that the atmosphere has worsened since new guidelines were issued for universities calling on lecturers to look out for "potential radicals".
"We're already seeing the effects. Some lecturers don't want to do modules on terrorism anymore because they don't want to come under suspicion."
- Egypt summons UK envoy over Al Jazeera verdict remarks - Al Jazeera English about 4 hours ago
I mean there's nothing to livetweet to be honest. about 22 hours ago
I mean there's nothing to livetweet to be honest. It's Sarah Palin and Donald Trump. They're saying words. Go to bed.
- US Embassy Cairo on Twitter: "Just delivered 5 M1A1 Abrams tank turrets to Egypt this week, w/ 14 more coming this month http://t.co/VEPkXiQJxV http://t.co/9US4FDZ2iu" about 22 hours ago
- North African singer Fadaul performed James Brown' on Aug 28, 15
Just curious, why not normalize per capita? Seems on Aug 28, 15
@conradhackett Just curious, why not normalize per capita? Seems more relevant.
- Yılmaz Güney films restored, digitized by Culture Ministry on Aug 28, 15
- Iran premieres big-budget epic film 'Muhammad' | Middle East Eye on Aug 28, 15
- Arabic 'Terror Message' in Louisiana Not Arabic, Not Terrifying on Aug 27, 15
Also, apparently--at least, as of 1902--there were on Aug 27, 15
Also, apparently--at least, as of 1902--there were "summer books" in much the same way that we have "summer movies" today.
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Resources about Sidibouzid and current Tunisian riots from all countries.<br />Hashtag twitter to show : #sidibouzid or #jasminrevolt #arabspringArticles about current arabic revolutions : Algeria, Egypt (#jan25), Jordan, Libya,...
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Diigo group for participants in CCK08 and/or CCK09 (and any future iterations of the Siemens/Downes open courses on Connectivism and Connective Knowledge).
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Diigo group for NITLE's Chinese Studies summer seminar
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For collecting media on activism at Dickinson College, PA
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