Yazan al-Saadi

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In the midst of one of the many cramped and crowded alleyways of Beirut’s Shatila refugee camp, close to qa’at al-sha’ab, or the people’s hall, is a...
Wednesday, August 7, 2013
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For the last four months, the tiny oil-rich emirate of Kuwait has been cracking down on expat labor, especially blue-collar workers from South and...
Tuesday, July 30, 2013
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Kuwait City - On the morning of June 26, Kuwaiti security forces conducted one of their largest raids ever, in the poorer, neglected Kuwaiti...
Tuesday, July 16, 2013
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Last week’s leaks detailing the global reach of the US National Security Agency shocked many, but Lebanese officials and tech experts were...
Thursday, June 13, 2013
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Joe Sacco is a rare breed in his dual fields of cartoons and journalism. Over three decades, he successfully married the two to such a degree that he...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
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As Syrians living outside of Syria are desperate to bring their family and friends out of harm’s way, one place has firmly and quietly restricted its...
Monday, May 13, 2013
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A quote at the bottom right corner of the graphic reads: “We are not in search of death, we are looking for real life.” The words are from the 1989...
Sunday, April 14, 2013
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On 8 April 2013 WikiLeaks announced the launch of the Public Library of US Diplomacy (PlusD), which holds “the world’s largest searchable collection...
Monday, April 8, 2013
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In his foreword to Joe Sacco’s comic book Palestine, Edward Said, the iconic intellectual, wrote, “I don't remember when exactly I read my first...
Monday, April 1, 2013
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A year ago, on 16 February 2012, forces of the Air Force Intelligence raided the offices of the Syrian Center for Media and Freedom of Expression in...
Friday, February 15, 2013
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