Joseph Daher is a Swiss-Syrian socialist activist, academic, and founder of the blog Syria Freedom Forever. He is the author of Hezbollah: Political Economy of the Party of God (2016, Pluto Press).
Popular oral culture and sectarianism, a materialist analysis
How and by whom is sectarianism produced and maintained? And for what reasons?العربية
Syria, the uprising and the media scene
The Syrian revolutionary process is a more thoroughly documented uprising than has ever been seen before in history,...
Militias and crony capitalism to hamper Syria reconstruction
Reconstruction is a main project of the regime and crony capitalists, linked with a plan to consolidate their...
Towards an inclusive and pluralistic citizenship in Syria
Talk about building a new form of citizenship in Syria might seem unrealistic today, but in fact, it should be seen...
Syria: grassroots democracy, future prospects (Part II)
Part two of this interview with Joseph Daher explores some of the experiments in grassroots democracy and the...
Revolution and counter-revolution in Syria (Part I)
This first part of an interview with Joseph Daher offers an in-depth look at the forces involved in the Syrian...