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Palestinian Cauliflower Maklouba, with a Sprinkle of Love!

Diversity is one of the characteristics that make Palestinian culture special and that is due to the many connections Palestine…
Cross-border

“What I’ve Done”, Linkin Park’s Call to Humanity

Linkin Park has been there for many of us, especially as adolescents getting through our teenage angst. We found home…
Egypt, Iraq, Iran, Palestine, Syria, Libya, Cross-border, MENA

Hijab is Power, MuslimGirl’s 100 Years of Hijab

“Hijab is much more than a fad”. This is how MuslimGirl.com starts their description of their video. Their main goal…
Palestine

UNESCO names 3rd Palestinian Site on List of World Heritage Sites

If you are in Palestine this summer, make sure you visit the ancient city of Hebron! Earlier in July, Hebron…
Palestine

The Palestinian Hunger Strike: Let’s Look at the Positive Side…

What happens to the body when it’s in a state of starvation?  First, the body starts to break down any…
MENA

Top 13 MENA Universities..Seniors, Get Ready!

The end of your senior year is approaching and you need to go through all the monotonous, time taking, scary…
Cross-border

Palestine Expo 2017- Biggest Palestine Event in Europe!

Want to notice the biggest and influential Palestinian Event in Europe? The Palestine Expo is the largest culturally immense, socially…
Cross-border

Smiling is Powerful, BarakaBits Tells You 5 Reasons Why!

“Let your smile change the world, but don’t let the world change your smile.” – Unknown You may be familiar…
MENA

Myth-busting the Stereotypical Arabs

Ah, stereotypes. One of humanity’s best inventions for when you absolutely don’t want to think or actually get to know…
Palestine

Gaza, The Strong City: Through Ibrahim Faraj’s Lens.

“Photography is a way of touching, of feeling, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever. It…
Iraq

Iraq Opens New Antiquities Hall in Saddam Hussein’s Old Palace

Each city holds its own treasures. Iraq is a city that has ancient artifacts dating back to 400 B.C., in…
Cross-border

ProHijab: Nike is Empowering Muslim Athletes

The release of Nike’s “Pro-Hijab” has been the highlight of the year for every athletic female Muslim. The new product…
Palestine

Refuge among the Rubble: Gaza’s First English Library

A library is usually thought to act as a reference service, a portal to boundless knowledge, or the center of…
Turkey

Kubra Dagli: Breaking Championships and Stereotypes

So, get this! A girl (what was she doing outside? Who’s taking care of the house??) age 20 (shouldn’t she…
MENA

So You’ve Been Invited Into An Arab Home

Hello and congratulations on arriving to the Middle East, kind stranger! The oracles have foretold your arrival (Just kidding, we checked…
MENA

The Five Deadly Weapons of Arab Mothers

Oh no! You’ve just broken your mother’s favorite coffee cups!  In this dilemma, most people adequately inform their moms about…
MENA

Creative? Here’s your chance to show it off in the Amman Design Week!

Creativity Portrayed When we hear of creativity we naturally encumber ourselves with the thought of reaching outside the box. However,…
Egypt, Cross-border

Come to the Citadel for a day full of music – American Music Abroad 2017

Each year, the American Music Abroad (AMA) program hand picks 10 American musical ensemble to serve as cultural and musical…
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