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archives archives 2018

From ISIS to the Abortion Wars: America We Need to Talk

“I came of age at the height and heart of the “Abortion Wars”—an all-American terrorism campaign waged in the name Christianity”

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archives archives 2018

An idea called Daraya

This is the story of an idea called Daraya. It is the story of a sick world.

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archives archives 2018

Listening: The Aural Resonance of a Formless Line

Norman Saadi Nikro on John Berger’s encounter with a Yasmine Hamdan performance

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archives 2018 cinema

Sleepless Nights: Confessing Without The Confession

“We hear many of these stories in the documentary, stories that exemplify Lebanon’s extraordinary tendency to defy whatever would seem to be in its own self-interest”

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archives archives 2018

Sarah Al-Otaibi: How Jamal Khasshogi’s murder has set new precedents

Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance and murder at the hands of the Saudi regime has set precedents in several ways.