Omar El Akkad
Omar El Akkad is an award-winning journalist who has covered many of the most important news stories of the last decade. His reporting includes dispatches from the war in Afghanistan, the military trials at Guantànamo Bay, Egypt’s Arab Spring revolution and the Black Lives Matter movement in Ferguson, Missouri.
Patriot Games: Nationalism vs. Globalism
- 16 September
Devesh Kapur, Omar El Akkad, Mukund Padmanabhan, Yassmin Abdel-Magied and Kayhan Irani, in conversation with Ishaan Tharoor
American War: Dreams and Dystopias
- 17 September
Omar El Akkad in conversation with Kayhan Irani