Osama Filali Naji

Osama Filali Naji is a political scientist and commentator who has previously worked as an analyst at University of Birmingham, Quilliam and Google.

Is anti-Zionism anti-Semitism?

In my various debates, I often come across the position that anti-Zionist movements are intrinsically anti-Semitic in nature. A lot …

arabmillennial.net server migration

Due to high demand on our website (50,000 visitors/300,000 visits per month for 2018), we will be migrating our website …

UK ISIS members should be trialed in international courts

1. Background Arab Millennial is a website that focuses on progress and development across Arab diaspora of all walks of …

MENA GDP, population & income equality

  [table id=2 /] *** Highlights Regional: Highest per capita GDP: Gulf Lowest per capita GDP: Yemen Highest total GDP: …

The spiritual crises of European Arabs

Arab Millennial is an Arab website that is not directly associated with a particular religion – not all Arabs are …

Harvard University lists Arab Millennial on its online think-tank directory

Harvard University has placed Arab Millennial (AM) on its online directory and library resource listing useful think-tanks from around the …

Is this a portrait of Fatima al-Fihri?

The featured image is an orientalist depiction of a woman painted by Jan Frans Portaels in 1877. As you may …

Life lessons from Kahlil Gibran’s “The Prophet”

The featured image is a painting by the author discussed, Kahlil Gibran. For more information Google “خمسة‎‎” or “Hamsa”. *** …

Balfour Declaration centenary: a day for contemplation

UK Prime Minister Theresa May recently expressed pride in the upcoming centenary anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, with intent to …

Arabs and Jews: examples of shared cultural practices

Finding similarities in cultural practices is an important tool through which we can improve our understandings on the origins of …

Protecting your start-up from the “founder’s trap”

What is the “founder’s trap”? Many times a business can be as much about the person behind the product as …

Change in Saudi female driver legislation positive

Arab Millennial today welcomes a lift on the ban of prospective female drivers in Saudi Arabia. Whilst other patriarchal issues …