Marwan Bishara

Al Jazeera's senior political analyst and host of the Al Jazeera program 'Empire'

Marwan Bishara is Al Jazeera's senior political analyst and the editor & host of Empire, which examines global powers and their agendas. He was previously a professor of International Relations at the American University of Paris and a fellow at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales. An author who writes and speaks extensively on global politics, Bishara is widely regarded as a leading authority on on many of today’s most relevant global issues, US foreign policy and the greater Middle East. He is the author of, among others, Palestine/Israel: Peace or Apartheid (Zed Press). His writing has appeared in The New York Times, Washington Post, Newsweek, The Guardian, Le Monde and The Nation, among other outlets.