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Walid Hussein

A Lebanese writer and researcher focusing on electoral affairs and politics. He holds an MA in governance and public policy from the University of Trieste, and worked as a general coordinator for the Civil Campaign for Electoral Reform.

3 Articles by this author

Lebanon's Upcoming Parliamentary Elections Candidates: Hope or Illusion?

Lebanon's Upcoming Parliamentary Elections Candidates: Hope or Illusion?

The proportional representation system which Lebanon is applying for the first time has spurred a host of young candidates to run for parliamentary elections, scheduled…

Lebanese Elections and the Disarmament of Hezbollah: the Ultimate Test

Lebanese Elections and the Disarmament of Hezbollah: the Ultimate Test

After the 2005 assassination of Prime Minister Rafik Al-Hariri, the Lebanese society was divided over Hezbollah and its firepower, either supporting the March 8 Alliance…

The Easy Guide to Politics in Qatar

The Easy Guide to Politics in Qatar

When was Qatar founded? In his book The Political History of Qatar, Ahmad Zakaria al-Shaleq marks the triumph of the al-Thani tribe over the other…