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Here’s Why Tunisia Is Back On A Knife-Edge

Seven years after the ousting of President Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali in the first series of protests within 'Arab Spring', Tunisians are back on the streets.

Netanyahu in India: Shared Ideologies, Shared Enemies

The day's leaderships in India and Israel have much in common.

Women Jazz Musicians Are Using #MeToo To Fight Sexism

Women jazz musicians around the world are voicing their dissent against the masculine backrooms of the music industry.

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Hikayetna: Stories From Syrian Refugees

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Letters of Dreams and Refuge – Part IV

Between Izmir and Athens: dream sellers and a notebook swallowed by the road.

What I Left Behind

The war made him leave his home behind, suddenly and begrudgingly. | Amir Darwish

Do You Want Some Bread and Milk?

Curfew meant being attacked by the paramilitaries. An attack inside their quarters was called “operation” | A short story by Mekhala Saran

Syria

A kingdom of broken dreams, buried inside the eyes of their corpses | Faris Fakhreldin

Let’s Dance for Newroz

"Newroz, for me, is freedom from slavery and injustice." | Lorin Kasso

Vignettes of Love and Peace: Letters From Kabul

"just another morning in Kabul" | Jhilmil Breckenridge

Where I Come From

"From the womb of the Mediterranean I come" | Amir Darwish