Monthly Archives: February 2016

Understanding the Islamic State’s System – Wilayat and Wali in Yemen

When we started our series to better understand the Islamic State system, we identified the wilayat (“what is taken charge of”, “what is ruled”) as unit of analysis and as a system, which can then … Source: Understanding the Islamic State’s System – Wilayat … Continue reading

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Railway arches: a lifeline for industry in London?

Originally posted on understandingspace:
As competition to aquire land in London intensifies, economic growth is emerging in unexpected places. Railway arches, in particular, are being appropriated for many different uses, hosting bars, cafes, theatres, gyms, car washes, manufacturing units, music…

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