Mehdi Hasan: A conscience for hire

Mehdi Hasan’s rise to prominence has been welcome in Shia circles. However, his association with the Qataris has come at a price. By Alamdar Khadr When Mehdi Hasan first rose to prominence around a decade ago, many in our community cheered. Here was an intelligent, articulate, Oxford-educated Shia who had somehow managed to penetrate the tangle … Continue reading Mehdi Hasan: A conscience for hire