Emre Kitapci

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Struggling on: Zapatistas 20 years after the uprising

<b>There is a single bullet-hole in a banister on the second floor of the municipal palace in the southern Mexican city of San Cristobal de las Casas.</b><p>It is all that remains of events on New Year's Day 1994, when armed rebels stormed the building and caught the colonial city off guard.<p>But it was not …


Riding on the beautiful @ZeelanderUSA yacht at the #FLIBS last night...loved this relaxing moment

100 Greatest Beatles Songs

From 'Helter Skelter' to 'Sgt. Pepper's,' ranking of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, George Harrison's output<p><i>By Elvis Costello</i><p>I first heard …


Is Hollywood Model Doomed? Steven Spielberg and George Lucas Think So

If they can't preserve the system, are its days numbered?<p>Whether they meant to or not, Steven Spielberg and George Lucas did more than just about …

Film Industry

The Death of Egypt Independent

In 2010, I moved to Cairo to try something new. I had taken a job with an education N.G.O., and saw the work—which I knew from friends to be frustrating but fulfilling—as a fresh start. Development, I thought, was useful; I wasn’t sure I could say that about journalism. It took about a week in …

Just be happy and you will be beautiful. Love, Adriana

A transatlantic tipping-point

IN AN age of small-bore politics, America and the European Union have a chance to achieve something large: a transatlantic pact that would, at a …


Why are religion and violence now so closely linked?

It's a commonplace that wars and religions are closely associated. Since about 1945 there has been an increasing tendency for wars to be fought along …