Amira Al Hussaini
Amira Al Hussaini is the regional editor for the Middle East and North Africa for Global Voices Online. She is a former news editor of an English language daily in Bahrain. Amira was educated and raised in Bahrain. Her interests include writing, the arts and human rights.
Here's a stark lesson in why many people want ISIS execution videos and images to be ignored: A group of children in Egypt was recently filmed re-enacting an ISIS-style beheading, showing just how much propaganda value such images can have.
Conflict & Justice
Six days ago a Saudi writer was arrested for lending his support to the right of women in his country to drive cars. Now, netizens call for his release.