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The Geographical Imagination and Britain's Entanglements 'East of Suez'

By Benjamin Sacks, Princeton University

The phrase ‘East of Suez’ looms large in our geographical imagination. Long after the end of formal empire and even the Cold War, it embodies a particularly Orientalist conception of exotic peoples, vibrant Kipling… 1,390 more words

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Best Friendships

I met up with one of my best friends who I had not seen in ages, Teddy, in Bahrain. His company had just moved him there, and I just happened to be assigned to attend a conference there. 242 more words


Bahrain Marathon Relay (BMR)

About a month and half ago there was talk of a marathon relay and I was asked if I wanted to participate. My first reaction was no because I am not a runner, never have been, never will be. 732 more words


Bahrain runner Eunice and Yator win Kalya Fm Half Marathon titles

Kenyan-born Bahrain runner Eunice Chebichii and little known Moses Yator upset the form book to win the men and women titles at the second edition of Kalya Fm Half Marathon held today at Makutano in West Pokot,Kenya. 510 more words



I’ve recently returned from a visit to Bahrain. It was good to take off from a wet, windy, wintery Manchester and arrive somewhere warm and sunny. 290 more words


IECRC Bahrain Picnic 2015

A’oodhu biLlaahi minash shaytaanir rajeem
BismiLlaahir Rahmaanir Raheem
Nahmaduhu wa Nusalli wa Nusallimu ‘alaa Rasoolihil Kareem

IECRC Bahrain conducts children’s classes on the first Saturday of each month. 610 more words


Bahraini regime's links to ISIS

This video says about itself:

British base in Bahrain is “slap in the face for everyone fighting for human rights”

8 December 2014

Activists are protesting in…

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Human Rights