Mehdi Hasan

Mehdi Hasan

Mehdi Hasan is an award-winning British journalist, broadcaster, author and political commentator. He is the presenter of both UpFront (filmed in Wash... ington DC) and Head to Head (filmed at the Oxford Union). Mehdi is a senior contributor at the The Intercept (TI), and host of TI's Deconstructed podcast. He has been named one of the 100 'most influential' Britons on Twitter, and was included in the annual global list of 'The 500 Most Influential Muslims' in the world ('The Muslim 500').


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In­ter­views with at­ti­tude, tack­ling the big is­sues of our time with Meh­di Hasan.

Published On 18 Jun 2019
Head to Head - title logo - outside image

Aung San Suu Kyi was a moral icon, a hu­man rights cham­pi­on – so why has she been silent about the Ro­hingya Mus­lims?

Opinion by Mehdi Hasan
Published On 24 May 2015
Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi [EPA]

When Amer­i­cans vote in No­vem­ber, they may be se­lect­ing a pres­i­dent whose main job is sim­ply to man­age the US’ de­cline.

Opinion by Mehdi Hasan
Published On 24 Aug 2012
The Cafe - US: Still #1?