The Psychological Battle within Palestinian Society

The Psychological Battle within Palestinian Society

Many nations that have suffered under occupation often, as a result, experience trauma in one form or another. The case of Palestine is an exceptional…

Saudi Arabian Women Strike Back in Hwages

Saudi Arabian Women Strike Back in Hwages

After a year that’s made us lose faith in humanity and human rights, a group of Saudi women are trying to lift our hopes up…

Clutter, clutter everywhere clutter: New resolutions for 2017

Clutter, clutter everywhere clutter: New resolutions for 2017

We live in a world of plenty. Our homes are littered with objects that we have accumulated over years of buying, receiving gifts, or hoarding…

Fear and Hope in the Age of Rising Neo-Nazism

Fear and Hope in the Age of Rising Neo-Nazism

At sixteen, I travelled with Jewish South Africans on the March of the Living to commemorate sixty years since the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau. No one…

What does Hezbollah want?

What does Hezbollah want?

“What does Hezbollah want?” This question has been haunting the party since its creation in the early 1980s. Over the years, both friends and foes…

Fairuz vs. Hezbollah: A not so divine victory

Fairuz vs. Hezbollah: A not so divine victory

Last week, a group of students enrolled at the Lebanese University chose to pay tribute to a colleague of theirs, Mohammad Hamada, who was recently…