What is there to celebrate? (Al-Ahram Weekly (Egypt))

It was recently announced that Arab “media experts” plan to “celebrate” Arab Media Day on 21 April 2016. The theme for the first day of what is meant to be an annual tradition is: “The Role of the (Arab) Media in Combatting Terrorism.” The mockery is surely multi-faceted. One is the clearly politicised choice of the…