Entries by Qais Ghanem, MD from 12/2011

One of These Brutal Dictators Is Not Like the Others

| Posted 12.11.2011 | Canada

Why is the brutal dictator of Yemen different from any other? His supporters will tell you that it is because he is very cunning and scheming, for to an average Yemeni, and I am one, that description is considered to be a compliment. If you can get away with it, good for you. That would be their sentiment.

Butt Out: U.S. Ambassador to Yemen Interferes With Protests

| Posted 12.28.2011 | Canada Politics

For Yemenis, President Ali Abdullah Saleh's continued violence is not surprising. What is surprising Yemenis, indeed enraging them, is the blatant interference in their constitutional right to protest peacefully by the United States ambassador in Yemen, Gerald M. Feierstein.