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About Bassam Gergi

Bassam Gergi holds a J.D. from Yale Law School. He was a Dahrendorf Scholar at the University of Oxford. 

Articles by Bassam Gergi

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Francesc Badia i Dalmases is Editor and Director of democraciaAbierta.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

The bleeding need for national action on US gun reform

After the horrific Las Vegas mass shooting, will Americans continue to passively accept that the majority is powerless to reform hollow US gun laws in the face of special interest groups? Originally published, December 18, 2015.

Invitation to London docklands to meet three Arab rappers

Come and hear about hip hop - whose goal is to bring people together outside of violence in the Arab uprisings

Best of the blogs 2011

Bassam Gergi and Mazen Zoabi unroll their guide to the Arabic blogosphere

Not so super: six of one and half a dozen of the other

The US Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction has replaced leadership with heightened partisanship
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