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Tareq Ali

A Syrian journalist.

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Meet the 104 Activists Advocating for LGBTQ Rights in Syria

Meet the 104 Activists Advocating for LGBTQ Rights in Syria

Discussions around sexuality in the Arab world continue to formulate, reaching new platforms and ears, despite the grave obstacles

Syrians Turn to Drugs to Forget the Burden of War

Syrians Turn to Drugs to Forget the Burden of War

May’s journey with addiction began about two years ago. Aged 23, she hails from Jabal al-Arab in the south-west of Syria. “I am a university…

Staging the War: Can Theater Flourish in Syria?

Staging the War: Can Theater Flourish in Syria?

Throughout six years of war, hundreds of thousands victims and millions displaced, Syrian director Ma'moun al-Khatib never stopped directing theatrical performances, despite growing difficulties in his hometown…

Displaced and Exhausted: The Homeless of Damascus

Displaced and Exhausted: The Homeless of Damascus

In the past, public parks in Damascus would be teeming with life in the daytime. After nightfall, however, they would be abandoned, turning into a…