Edward Said

Latest stories

7h
Daily Mirror
India Chipchase rape and murder accused 'told neighbour he was trained to kill'out in front towards my neck area. "He put his hands around my neck as if to s
India Chipchase rape and murder accused 'told neighbour he was trained to kill'
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 hours ago
out in front towards my neck area. "He put his hands around my neck as if to strangle me, but didn't apply any pressure. "Edward said he'd been in the Army and had been trained to kill people with his bare hands. Mr Killeya concluded: "I came to... Read more
2 related stories
2d
AllAfrica.com
UCT Stops Controversial Danish Editor From Delivering Academic Freedom Lectureacademic freedom and freedom of speech". Previous speakers have been famous pub
UCT Stops Controversial Danish Editor From Delivering Academic Freedom Lecture
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
academic freedom and freedom of speech". Previous speakers have been famous public intellectuals such as Noam Chomsky, Edward Said and Kenan Malik. The AFC wrote in statement received by GroundUp on Friday that it had been told to rescind... Read more
6 related stories
2d
News 24 South Africa
UCT bans guest lectureracademic freedom and freedom of speech”. Previous speakers have been famous pub
UCT bans guest lecturer
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
academic freedom and freedom of speech”. Previous speakers have been famous public intellectuals such as Noam Chomsky, Edward Said and Kenan Malik. The AFC wrote in statement received by GroundUp on Friday that it had been told to rescind... Read more
6 related stories
5d
Darien News-Review
Greenwich High teens create pop-up shop on Greenwich Avenueimportant, the women said they feel empowered as a result of the work they’re d
Greenwich High teens create pop-up shop on Greenwich Avenue
Darien News-Review / Posted 5 days ago
important, the women said they feel empowered as a result of the work they’re doing at Beach Box. Outside the shop, Edward said she feels like she may not be taken seriously because of her age. Inside the shop, however, she feels valued by... Read more
2 related stories
5d
Stamford Advocate
Greenwich High teens create pop-up shop on Greenwich Avenueimportant, the women said they feel empowered as a result of the work they’re d
Greenwich High teens create pop-up shop on Greenwich Avenue
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
important, the women said they feel empowered as a result of the work they’re doing at Beach Box. Outside the shop, Edward said she feels like she may not be taken seriously because of her age. Inside the shop, however, she feels valued by... Read more
2 related stories
5d
Connecticut Post
Greenwich High teens create pop-up shop on Greenwich Avenueimportant, the women said they feel empowered as a result of the work they’re d
Greenwich High teens create pop-up shop on Greenwich Avenue
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
important, the women said they feel empowered as a result of the work they’re doing at Beach Box. Outside the shop, Edward said she feels like she may not be taken seriously because of her age. Inside the shop, however, she feels valued by... Read more
2 related stories
5d
AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 15 July 2016to the Mail and Guardian, has sent "shock waves" across the country. Speaking
African Press Review 15 July 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
to the Mail and Guardian, has sent "shock waves" across the country. Speaking on behalf of the family, Zuma's son Edward said that while the family respected Mabulu, other South African artists and the Constitutional right to freedom of... Read more
6d
The Globe and Mail
Maritime Anglicans will have to wait for same-sex weddings, bishops saynoted that his diocese already offers blessings for same sex couples who have b
Maritime Anglicans will have to wait for same-sex weddings, bishops say
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
noted that his diocese already offers blessings for same sex couples who have been married in civic ceremonies. Edward said he believes “everyone” should be included in the life of the church, and he said he is still coming to terms with... Read more
8d
CBS News
Latest on the shooting of Baton Rouge police officersJohn Bell Edwards told media Sunday afternoon that the gunman committed, "an ab
Latest on the shooting of Baton Rouge police officers
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
John Bell Edwards told media Sunday afternoon that the gunman committed, "an absolutely unspeakable, heinous attack." Edward said the hatred has got to stop. Attorney General Loretta Lynch, responding to the police shootings Sunday in Baton... Read more
2303 related stories
9d
Daily Mirror
Husband’s delusion that his wife was cheating led to horrific double tragedyscreaming that she had been unfaithful. A coroner ruled Robert had killed his
Husband’s delusion that his wife was cheating led to horrific double tragedy
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
screaming that she had been unfaithful. A coroner ruled Robert had killed his wife before taking his life. Another son, Edward, said on the morning of their deaths he told his dad to see a doctor and start taking his medication. He said: “My... Read more
11d
Daily Maverick
Letter to the Editor: Office of the African Union Commission chairand, therefore, exploring creative avenues for remedying the problem. In the wo
Letter to the Editor: Office of the African Union Commission chair
Daily Maverick / Posted 11 days ago
and, therefore, exploring creative avenues for remedying the problem. In the words of the late Palestinian intellectual, Edward Said, the role of the scholar is never to place solidarity before criticism. A critical reflection is the necessary... Read more
11d
Mail & Guardian
Zuma family considering taking legal action against 'porn artist' Ayanda MabuluMabulu on his explicit Zuma painting: ‘I am exposing the naked truth’ Speaking
Zuma family considering taking legal action against 'porn artist' Ayanda Mabulu
Mail & Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
Mabulu on his explicit Zuma painting: ‘I am exposing the naked truth’ Speaking on behalf of the family, Zuma’s son Edward said that while the family respected Mabulu, other South African artists and the Constitutional right to freedom of... Read more
11d
Horse and Hound
Dutch medal prospect out of Rio contentionfrom this week’s Dutch National Championships (14-17 July) – and from contentio
Dutch medal prospect out of Rio contention
Horse and Hound / Posted 11 days ago
from this week’s Dutch National Championships (14-17 July) – and from contention for an Olympic place in Rio De Janeiro. Edward said he felt competing the 15-year-old Dutch warmblood gelding by Ferro this weekend in Ermelo “was not going to... Read more
11d
News 24 South Africa
Zuma family considering taking legal action against 'Porn artist'on the status quo after apartheid, which is being held at Constitution Hill. S
Zuma family considering taking legal action against 'Porn artist'
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
on the status quo after apartheid, which is being held at Constitution Hill. Speaking on behalf of the family, Zuma’s son Edward said that while the family respected Mabulu, other South African artists and the Constitutional right to freedom of... Read more
12d
Scoop.co.nz
Being Black Palestinian: Solidarity as a Welcome Pathologythat, with time, it has morphed into a culture, a mode of thinking and perspect
Being Black Palestinian: Solidarity as a Welcome Pathology
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
that, with time, it has morphed into a culture, a mode of thinking and perspective. Being ‘out of place’, the title of Edward Said’s powerful memoir is not unique to a single Palestinian individual, but to a whole nation. Even in our homeland,... Read more
13d
Eye Witness News
Controversial artist at it again with Zuma, Gupta ‘brown nose’ paintingin which Zuma is portrayed sexually abusing a woman, his son Edward Zuma rushed
Controversial artist at it again with Zuma, Gupta ‘brown nose’ painting
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 days ago
in which Zuma is portrayed sexually abusing a woman, his son Edward Zuma rushed to his father’s defence. In a statement, Edward said having nude pictures of his parent published under the guise of freedom of speech was the worst form of the abuse... Read more
4 related stories
14d
DW
Barenboim presents Berlin music academy as 'new medicine' for the Middle East |of the Berlin State Opera, Daniel Barenboim, who initiated the project with the
Barenboim presents Berlin music academy as 'new medicine' for the Middle East |
DW / Posted 14 days ago
of the Berlin State Opera, Daniel Barenboim, who initiated the project with the late Palestinian-American literary scholar Edward Said, who passed away in 2003. Thirty young students from the Middle East will begin studying there in the fall of... Read more
15d
San Francisco Chronicle
Volunteers keep Ocean Beach from drowning in trashof plastic, glass and clothing fibers left in the catch. “All this little stuff
Volunteers keep Ocean Beach from drowning in trash
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
of plastic, glass and clothing fibers left in the catch. “All this little stuff ends up in the ocean.” “We really need people to understand that there is no, ‘away,’” Edward said later. “You are throwing something somewhere and it’s going somewher... Read more
2 related stories
15d
San Francisco Chronicle
Volunteers spend Sunday morning cleaning up SF’s Ocean Beachof plastic, glass and clothing fibers left in the catch. “All this little stuff
Volunteers spend Sunday morning cleaning up SF’s Ocean Beach
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
of plastic, glass and clothing fibers left in the catch. “All this little stuff ends up in the ocean.” “We really need people to understand that there is no, ‘away,’” Edward said later. “You are throwing something somewhere and it’s going somewher... Read more
2 related stories
15d
San Antonio Express-News
Volunteers spend Sunday morning cleaning up SF’s Ocean Beachof plastic, glass and clothing fibers left in the catch. “All this little stuff
Volunteers spend Sunday morning cleaning up SF’s Ocean Beach
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
of plastic, glass and clothing fibers left in the catch. “All this little stuff ends up in the ocean.” “We really need people to understand that there is no, ‘away,’” Edward said later. “You are throwing something somewhere and it’s going somewher... Read more
2 related stories
15d
iol.co.za
We must wage war against indifferenceissue of world indifference to human suffering. The world must stop being indi
We must wage war against indifference
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
issue of world indifference to human suffering. The world must stop being indifferent to the “victims of the victims” as Edward Said called his compatriots. We owe it to Wiesel to rejuvenate the struggle against forgetting and the battle against... Read more
16d
CBC.ca
Local soccer player makes home debut for Ottawa Fury FCup I went to St. Pat's elementary school, then I went to Mother Teresa and then
Local soccer player makes home debut for Ottawa Fury FC
CBC.ca / Posted 16 days ago
up I went to St. Pat's elementary school, then I went to Mother Teresa and then to St. Joe's when they built it later on," Edward said of his upbringing in Barrhaven. Edward is Ottawa's most accomplished local soccer export. And he spent a lot of... Read more
18d
The Jewish Week
A Death That Impoverishes Us All: Saying Farewell To Elie Wieselin the most recent issue of Foreign Policy magazine titled “Elie Wiesel’s Moral
A Death That Impoverishes Us All: Saying Farewell To Elie Wiesel
The Jewish Week / Posted 18 days ago
in the most recent issue of Foreign Policy magazine titled “Elie Wiesel’s Moral Imagination Never Reached Palestine” quoted Edward Said lament about the victims suffering at the hands of the victims. Where was Wiesel’s outrage at Palestinian... Read more
19d
express
What happens NOW? The next steps on the road OUT of the EU“could legally reverse a decision to withdraw from the EU” even after having tr
What happens NOW? The next steps on the road OUT of the EU
express / Posted 19 days ago
“could legally reverse a decision to withdraw from the EU” even after having triggered Article 50. EU law expert Sir David Edward said in the report: “I would envisage that, formally speaking, the Commission will do the negotiations. “But in the... Read more
39 related stories
19d
People Magazine
Investigation of Alton Sterling Shooting Turned Over From Baton Rogue Police to Department of Justice and FBIthis matter will be investigated thoroughly, impartially and fairly, and that's
Investigation of Alton Sterling Shooting Turned Over From Baton Rogue Police to Department of Justice and FBI
People Magazine / Posted 19 days ago
this matter will be investigated thoroughly, impartially and fairly, and that's the way I will demand it be conducted," Edward said. At 12:35 a.m. on Tuesday, police responded to a call from an anonymous complainant who said a black man was... Read more
2589 related stories
19d
Louth Leader
Sir Edward Leigh backs Andrea Leadsom for PMthe Market Rasen area, will support Andrea Leadsom’s campaign to become the lea
Sir Edward Leigh backs Andrea Leadsom for PM
Louth Leader / Posted 19 days ago
the Market Rasen area, will support Andrea Leadsom’s campaign to become the leader of the party - and Prime Minister. Sir Edward said: “We are very fortunate in the Conservative Party that we have had a plethora of very capable candidates to be... Read more
917 related stories
19d
Horncastle Today
Sir Edward Leigh backs Andrea Leadsom for PMthe Market Rasen area, will support Andrea Leadsom’s campaign to become the lea
Sir Edward Leigh backs Andrea Leadsom for PM
Horncastle Today / Posted 19 days ago
the Market Rasen area, will support Andrea Leadsom’s campaign to become the leader of the party - and Prime Minister. Sir Edward said: “We are very fortunate in the Conservative Party that we have had a plethora of very capable candidates to be... Read more
917 related stories
19d
Chicago Tribune
Elie Wiesel's moral imagination never reached Palestinewith Wiesel is a function of being in the philosophically, morally and politica
Elie Wiesel's moral imagination never reached Palestine
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
with Wiesel is a function of being in the philosophically, morally and politically untenable position of being, as Edward Said so precisely put it, "the victims of the victims" of modern Western history. The Holocaust was a culmination of... Read more
20d
Aljazeera
Abbas Kiarostami: Close up, long shot, and cut!a kaleidoscope, in which you cannot tell if you are a spectator or the spectacl
Abbas Kiarostami: Close up, long shot, and cut!
Aljazeera / Posted 20 days ago
a kaleidoscope, in which you cannot tell if you are a spectator or the spectacle. Last time I had this feeling was when Edward Said died. The full sense of incredulity is lessened with the dawning sense of unexpected loss and, moreover, the... Read more
85 related stories
21d
metro
Man pleads guilty to shooting baby in the head with air riflefacing jail for low speed crash in a tractorIn a statement yesterday, Harry’s f
Man pleads guilty to shooting baby in the head with air rifle
metro / Posted 21 days ago
facing jail for low speed crash in a tractorIn a statement yesterday, Harry’s family, including mother Amy and father Edward, said he remained ‘very poorly’ and issued a heartfelt thankyou for the messages of support they had received. It... Read more
146 related stories
21d
The Financial Express
“Reverse Greenland”, anyone? Scots eye post-Brexit EU optionsstates with differing internal relations with the EU, it is minority regions, n
“Reverse Greenland”, anyone? Scots eye post-Brexit EU options
The Financial Express / Posted 21 days ago
states with differing internal relations with the EU, it is minority regions, not the main state, which is outside. But, Edward said, the Scottish government could use devolved powers in some areas to rework partnerships with... Read more
827 related stories
21d
metro
Pair to face court after baby was shot in the head with air gunon Friday evening in Bristol.Pictured: Baby Harry Studley fighting for life aft
Pair to face court after baby was shot in the head with air gun
metro / Posted 21 days ago
on Friday evening in Bristol.Pictured: Baby Harry Studley fighting for life after being shot in head with air-gunDetectives said Jordan Walters, 24, and Emma Jane Horseman, 23, of Bishport Avenue, have been charged with causing grievous bodily harm... Read more
146 related stories
22d
Herald Sun
Scots eye EU options post Brexitstates with differing internal relations with the EU, it is minority regions, n
Scots eye EU options post Brexit
Herald Sun / Posted 22 days ago
states with differing internal relations with the EU, it is minority regions, not the main state, which is outside. But, Edward said, the Scottish government could use devolved powers in some areas to rework partnerships with Brussels. Alyn... Read more
827 related stories
22d
The Courier Mail
Scots eye EU options post Brexitstates with differing internal relations with the EU, it is minority regions, n
Scots eye EU options post Brexit
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 days ago
states with differing internal relations with the EU, it is minority regions, not the main state, which is outside. But, Edward said, the Scottish government could use devolved powers in some areas to rework partnerships with Brussels. Alyn... Read more
827 related stories
22d
Irish Examiner
Two charged after boy seriously injured UK air-gun shootingStudley remains critically ill in hospital after suffering a serious head injur
Two charged after boy seriously injured UK air-gun shooting
Irish Examiner / Posted 22 days ago
Studley remains critically ill in hospital after suffering a serious head injury on Friday evening in Bristol. Detectives said Jordan Walters, 24, and Emma Jane Horseman, 23, of Bishport Avenue, have been charged with causing grievous bodily... Read more
146 related stories
22d
Scotsman
Separatist fears make indyref 2 the best bet for EU futurenewly-appointed Standing Council of European advisers. Appearing in front of t
Separatist fears make indyref 2 the best bet for EU future
Scotsman / Posted 22 days ago
newly-appointed Standing Council of European advisers. Appearing in front of the Scottish Parliament Europe committee, Edward said: “It is fine talking about Greenland, but Scotland is not remotely like Greenland—it is connected by its navel to... Read more
22d
Reuters
'Reverse Greenland', anyone? Scots eye post-Brexit EU optionsstates with differing internal relations with the EU, it is minority regions, n
'Reverse Greenland', anyone? Scots eye post-Brexit EU options
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
states with differing internal relations with the EU, it is minority regions, not the main state, which is outside. But, Edward said, the Scottish government could use devolved powers in some areas to rework partnerships with... Read more
827 related stories
22d
iol.co.za
End of an ideal of racial purityknown that racial nativism runs deep in the British culture, before calling for
End of an ideal of racial purity
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
known that racial nativism runs deep in the British culture, before calling for a referendum on such a hot button issue. As Edward Said brilliantly demonstrates in his classic work, Orientalism, the Orient, which invariably meant the Islamic world,... Read more
24d
The Globe and Mail
As the rest of Britain feels the effects of Brexit, Scotland prepares for a new lifesuddenly looks like the riskier proposition. “Brexit has given everybody free
As the rest of Britain feels the effects of Brexit, Scotland prepares for a new life
The Globe and Mail / Posted 24 days ago
suddenly looks like the riskier proposition. “Brexit has given everybody free licence to think about the alternative,” Mr. Edward said, during an interview in which he repeatedly threw his arms up in the air in exasperation at pro-Brexit vote in... Read more
827 related stories
25d
UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Humanities Institute names faculty fellowships for 2016-17is focused on the figure of music in the later life and work of the Palestinian
Humanities Institute names faculty fellowships for 2016-17
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 25 days ago
is focused on the figure of music in the later life and work of the Palestinian critic, political activist and musician Edward Said, from 1989 to his death in 2003. In particular, it spirals out from a series of meditations, close-readings and... Read more
25d
Horncastle Today
Sir Edward yet to decide who to back in Tory leadership raceBoris Johnson, decided this morning (June 30) that he would not stand in the le
Sir Edward yet to decide who to back in Tory leadership race
Horncastle Today / Posted 25 days ago
Boris Johnson, decided this morning (June 30) that he would not stand in the leadership race. Speaking this afternoon, Sir Edward said: “Conservative MPs are facing an important decision as part of the process to choose a new leader. “Obviously my... Read more
25d
Louth Leader
Sir Edward yet to decide who to back in Tory leadership raceBoris Johnson, decided this morning (June 30) that he would not stand in the le
Sir Edward yet to decide who to back in Tory leadership race
Louth Leader / Posted 25 days ago
Boris Johnson, decided this morning (June 30) that he would not stand in the leadership race. Speaking this afternoon, Sir Edward said: “Conservative MPs are facing an important decision as part of the process to choose a new leader. “Obviously my... Read more
26d
NZCity
Killers' actions 'sustained brutality'and without support. She had been unable to tell a psychologist whether she had
Killers' actions 'sustained brutality'
NZCity / Posted 26 days ago
and without support. She had been unable to tell a psychologist whether she had stomped on the boy. Haerewa's lawyer Harry Edward said the Crown accepted he was the secondary participant in the abuse and said two children in the house had seen... Read more
8 related stories
29d
The New Zealand Herald
The killing of Moko: Tania Shailer and David Haerewa jailed for 17 yearsonce treated, at a low risk of reoffending and was extremely motivated to conti
The killing of Moko: Tania Shailer and David Haerewa jailed for 17 years
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 29 days ago
once treated, at a low risk of reoffending and was extremely motivated to continue seeking help. Haerewa's lawyer Harry Edward said his client was sorry and was under "no illusion of the inevitability of a custodial sentence". Mr Edward spoke... Read more
14 related stories
29d
Sarnia Observer
Show fills park with vintage carsMachines show in Canatara Park on Sunday. “It looks like a banner year… everyo
Show fills park with vintage cars
Sarnia Observer / Posted 29 days ago
Machines show in Canatara Park on Sunday. “It looks like a banner year… everyone likes to get out their old car and talk,” said Jo-Ann Thorne, one of the show’s organizers, about the turnout of more than 400 cars. Proceeds from the show are... Read more
30d
San Francisco Chronicle
Edwards wins pole at Sonoma; Allmendinger is 2ndlast year’s pole sitter. Martin Truex Jr., who won the race in 2013, was third
Edwards wins pole at Sonoma; Allmendinger is 2nd
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
last year’s pole sitter. Martin Truex Jr., who won the race in 2013, was third (95.672). "This place is so much fun," Edward said. "After the first round, I thought I might screw it up in the second.’ For the third year, qualifying consisted... Read more
30d
San Antonio Express-News
‘Being Palestinian’: Reflections on a difficult pastWhen was there an independent Palestinian people with a state? They did not exi
‘Being Palestinian’: Reflections on a difficult past
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 30 days ago
When was there an independent Palestinian people with a state? They did not exist.” This led to “Orientalism” author Edward Said observing that “Palestinians are denied their experiential narrative” — both by Israelis and encounters in the... Read more
1m
The Advocate
Gov. John Bel Edwards sets criteria for lucrative tax breaks for manufacturersa rare public appearance at a meeting of the Board of Commerce and Industry, wh
Gov. John Bel Edwards sets criteria for lucrative tax breaks for manufacturers
The Advocate / Posted a month ago
a rare public appearance at a meeting of the Board of Commerce and Industry, which oversees the generous tax break, Edward said he would not sign new applications for investments like maintenance, environmental upgrades, and the purchase of... Read more
1m
The Advocate
Gov. John Bel Edwards sets criteria for lucrative tax breaks for manufacturersa rare public appearance at a meeting of the Board of Commerce and Industry, wh
Gov. John Bel Edwards sets criteria for lucrative tax breaks for manufacturers
The Advocate / Posted a month ago
a rare public appearance at a meeting of the Board of Commerce and Industry, which oversees the generous tax break, Edward said he would not sign new applications for investments like maintenance, environmental upgrades, and the purchase of... Read more
1m
Philly.com
Sixers' draft draws mixed reactions at fan partywent fifth in Minnesota, and Hield went sixth to New Orleans. "I don't like ho
Sixers' draft draws mixed reactions at fan party
Philly.com / Posted a month ago
went fifth in Minnesota, and Hield went sixth to New Orleans. "I don't like how they picked people from Europe again," Edward said. "You don't know when they're going to come over. It's just a pain." The Sixers selected European guards Timothe... Read more
More

People in this news