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Taif Alkhudary


Taif Alkhudary is an Iraqi-British journalist and research assistant at the LSE Middle East Centre, where she works on the post-2003 political system in Iraq.

Opinion: The two deadly fires that recently killed hundreds in Iraqi hospitals were not a coincidence, but the consequence of widespread corruption and years of neglect, writes Taif Alkhudary.

22 July, 2021

Comment: Al-Sadr's attack on Iraqi protesters has brought his deeply conservative and pro-establishment values into sharp relief, writes Taif Alkhudary.

13 February, 2020

Comment: The Iraqi authorities' efforts to stifle freedom of expression borrow from authoritarian regimes around the world, writes Taif Alkhudary.

26 November, 2019

Comment: A month after Iraq erupted in protest, we should celebrate the new informed, resourceful and creative generation that is now emerging, writes Taif Alkhudary.

04 November, 2019