On the 75th anniversary of his village of Tarshiha being occupied by Zionist forces, Mahmoud Hawari recounts the violence used to expel Palestinians & break their resistance. Israel’s attacks on Gaza today are a continuation of this ethnic cleansing.
Through an exploration of the uniquely Coptic tradition of the funeral prayer, George Iskander reflects on the significance of death in Egypt's Coptic community to challenge reductionist narratives of victimhood.
ChatGPT is all the hype these days, but when it comes to Arabic, the chatbot's capabilities are much less impressive. Through a personal interaction, Dima Hamdan reflects on the possibilities and risks of relying on artificial intelligence.
Born and raised in Gaza, Mohammed R. Mhawish dreamt of travelling abroad to amplify the struggle and voices of his people internationally. But the outside world was not all that he had hoped for, as aspiration turned into disillusionment.
On a fateful day in February 2022, Ibrahim al-Marashi found himself praying in two religions for two Marias. In a world where narcissism and conflict cause immeasurable hurt, humanity can triumph over division, he writes.
Narrated: Fear & corruption plague each election in Zimbabwe. This year was no different. Whilst the people expect these systematic failures, it is the growing hopelessness amongst the people that is deeply worrying, writes Beauty Dhlamini.
Do UK counter-terrorism officers really "randomly" pull people up at airports? Writer Tariq Mehmood, also one of the Bradford 12, shares a recent experience at Manchester airport that puts this question under the spotlight.
Seven years after his release, Mansoor Adayfi reflects on the fifteen years of his life he spent in the notorious Guantanamo Bay prison and the crucial promise he made to those that remain detained there on his final day.
A stronghold of the Palestinian struggle, Jenin refugee camp is no stranger to Israeli violence. Despite the death and destruction caused by the recent invasion, the community's spirit remains steadfast, writes Yara Hawari.