About the author

Abbas Al-Murshed

Abbas Mirza Al-Murshed is a writer and researcher in the fields of democratic transition and political groups’ dynamics. He holds a Bachelor from the University of Kuwait 1998, and helped in establishing the Contemporary Awareness Magazine and co­‐edited in it until year 2004. He has also contributed in the establishment of the first electronic newspaper in Bahrain «Al Manama Newspaper,» in 2001 and chief edited it until the Newspaper was stopped by the Ministry of Information on in 2002. He published several books including: The Magnitude of the Heritage and Awareness of the irony in society, the Political Problems of the Society and the Islamic Party in Bahrain, Bahrain Group for Studies and Research 2002. Email: moorshd@hotmail.com