Faisal J. Abbas is an award-winning journalist, blogger and social commentator – renowned globally for his contributions to prominent American blog and news website, The Huffington Post.

Over the years, many of Faisal’s articles, interviews and blog posts have been instrumental references in a large number of academic research and published media-focused books. Today, with more than a decade of experience underneath his belt, he continues to be as keen as ever to better understand the world we live in and to continue writing. Read more 




  • 12 May 2016 : Arab Media Forum 2016: Covering the Mideast beyond ‘bombs & bullets’
    I have once again been invited to moderate a session at the 15th edition of the Arab Media Forum held every year in May - to this I am very thankful. Because not only do I get to meet professionals in their respected fields of [Read More...]

  • 10 April 2016 : Al Arabiya English’s Blog section launch
    Finally! Everyone had a good time celebrating last week (especially me) because we finally launched Al Arabiya English's Blog section - and this with a bang! I am grateful for the support of my team and the management, and most especially of our dear friends and bloggers. Shout [Read More...]

  • 16 March 2016 : Upcoming book!
    Everyone! I am pleased to announce that I will be releasing a book. My book aims to combat misconceptions and stereotypes between Arabs and the West - I made this official announcement during the  Emirates Airlines Literature Festival. I'd like to thank the people behind the Emirates Airlines Festival of Literature [Read More...]


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