Sunday, January 27, 2008
Born in Lydda (now Lod) in British Transjordan/Palestine in 1926, the Palestinian Christian Habash founded the Marxist Palestinian nationalist guerilla group the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine.
Thoughts and linkage from an American graduate student in the Institute of Islamic Studies at McGill University on the role of the Middle East/North Africa and the Islamicate world in global affairs in modern times, as well as occasional personal musings. Keep track of blog updates and other linkage via my Twitter account. I'm also a contributing blogger at Al-Wasat Blog.