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Selective Aid: Not All Syrian Refugees are ‘Created’ Equal

Selective Aid: Not All Syrian Refugees are ‘Created’ Equal

For anyone concerned with the plight of Syrian refugees, it is not difficult to find documentation from aid organizations on the ways in which they…

The Tireless Journey of Aleppo's Jews: Setto Chammah

The Tireless Journey of Aleppo's Jews: Setto Chammah

When I was asked as a child: "What are you?" I automatically answered: "I was born in Mexico to Syrian Jewish parents." We are what…

The Azharites Who Revolted Against Religion

The Azharites Who Revolted Against Religion

Yehia the Salafist sheds his Azharite robes in favor of a faithless credo, while Nasr Hamid Abu Zayd’s writings unshackle Al-Aswany from considerations of politics…

#Q&A_22 with Jordanian writer Fadi Zaghmout

#Q&A_22 with Jordanian writer Fadi Zaghmout

A writer born in the Jordanian capital Amman, he holds an MA in creative writing and critical thinking from the University of Sussex in the…

Craziest New Year’s Eve Traditions from Around The World

Craziest New Year’s Eve Traditions from Around The World

New Year’s Eve is one of the most celebrated events. With the huge variety of cultures the world has to offer, it is inevitable for…

Gynecologists in Egypt: No singles allowed

Gynecologists in Egypt: No singles allowed

Puberty is a period characterized by myriad questions and issues for girls, with its assortment of symptoms and hormonal changes, making it a natural course…