Bilal Zenab Ahmed

is a freelance journalist and analyst who is currently writing an MPhil/PhD in Religions and Philosophies at SOAS, University of London, specializing in bodily violence and Islamist politics. They also write regularly for Souciant Magazine.

The Yemen Primer: A History of Violence for Anti-Violence

The Yemen Primer: A History of Violence for Anti-Violence

A study of Yemeni pol­i­tics and its ongo­ing civ­il war is not mere­ly local in its appli­ca­tion. Yemen pro­vides a win­dow into the com­bined elite strate­gies of balka­niza­tion and mil­i­ta­riza­tion of social strug­gle in the Mideast, North Africa, and South Asia, impart­ing lessons with a more gen­er­al pur­chase.