Ruqaya Izzidien

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The hum of the domestic jungle disappears in a flash. Fridges and televisions shut off instantly and the streets fall eerily dark. Gaza rarely falls...
Thursday, June 14, 2012
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On Friday, Tahrir Square hosted its first protest in two months, as Islamist parties pulled together to organize a large rally. The once cooperative...
Saturday, April 14, 2012
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On the morning of January 25, the first anniversary of the Egyptian revolution, the streets of Cairo were eerily and uncharacteristically deserted...
Thursday, January 26, 2012
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This Christmas marks the third anniversary of the 2008-2009 Israeli war on the Gaza Strip; a winter in which 19-year-old Ramy El Jelda saw his home...
Saturday, December 24, 2011
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“My uncle was breathing when I found him under the rubble,” said Migdad Elzalaan. “He told me, ‘Look after our family, look after the children. Look...
Friday, December 9, 2011
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Despite Israel’s blockade on building materials entering the Gaza Strip, local entrepreneurs have come up with a way to turn destruction into...
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
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Palestine activists call on the international community to keep pressuring Israel to end the blockade of Gaza after the Freedom Waves flotilla was...
Friday, November 4, 2011
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Media coverage of Israeli attacks on Gaza tend to focus on the immediate damage inflicted. Last week, the bombing torched dozens of olive trees...
Friday, November 4, 2011
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