Queen Rania’s Selfie

Introduction The Arab World has always had a strenuous relationship with social media. On the one hand, several countries in the Arab World monitor their citizen’s social media activity, ban social media or shut down social media during times of domestic upheaval. Such was the case when the Mubarak regime attempted to block Facebook at... Continue Reading →

Digital Diplomacy- What Is It Good For?

During my travels through cyberspace, I recently came across an article published by Jimmy Leach in August of 2013 on the Huffington Post. In this article, titled "Add Digital Diplomacy to the Long List of Failures Over Syria", Mr. Leach claims that in the wake of the Syrian civil war, "digital diplomacy never looked so... Continue Reading →

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