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Nonviolent activists are holding out in Syria, despite the destruction. Do not abandon them, says Daniel Adamson...

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ISIS’ savagery must not blind us to the bravery of civil-society activists, says Hania Mourtada.

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We must stand in solidarity with Syria’s human rights defenders, says Salman Rushdie.

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Yara Badr, Mazen Darwish’s wife, says she always knew she’d have to share him with the rest of Syria.

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Thousands of unknown activists have risked their lives to defy extremism and violence. Daniel Adamson...

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Daniel Adamson interviews Raed Saleh of The White Helmets, who have pulled thousands of...

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The story of how Rafif Jouejati organized a survey in a warzone, and the answers she got.

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Syria's civil war has inflicted a humanitarian crisis, expansive exodus of the population and a severe death toll. New...

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Jameela Freitas reports on the UAE’s enforced disappearance practice, which has been heavily criticized...

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The expansion of Israel’s ‘separation barrier’ is targeting Christian-Palestinian communities in the West Bank, reports...

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Noreen Sadik reports on the case of Palestinian hunger striker Mohammad Allan.

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Uncomfortable questions in the Muslim world have exposed an existential crisis, argues Akil N Awan.

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What made a Kurdish victory possible in Turkey’s recent elections – and what does the future hold? asks Naila Bozo...

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Ryvka Barnard reflects on a decade of the Palestinian call for boycott, divestment and sanctions.

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The hijacking of the Marianne flotilla to Gaza highlights the hypocrisy surrounding piracy, argues Felicity...

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Exiled Iranian journalist Masih Alinejad is using social media to challenge Iran’s compulsory hijab law. Lucinda Homa...

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