Khaled Zarzour

Khaled Zarzour
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Khaled earned his B.B.A. from the Arab International University in Syria.

News media, language and the framing of the Syrian revolution

Everywhere in the media nowadays you hear or read news about Syria. When you read words like revolution, martyrs, shelling, uprising, conflict or crisis, the first thing that comes to mind is probably Syria . The Syrian people are being pulled apart by the conflicting interests of several countries. Therefore, each country’s media is trying to display the Syrian...

Syria’s orphan revolution

When I was eleven years old, my father said to me: “Don’t you ever say the word ‘regime’ and don’t mention Hafez Al Assad’s name at all." There was a saying among the public referring to the extent the intelligence forces were dominating Syrians’ daily lives: “Lower your voice, the walls have ears.” Every morning before classes started at school,...

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