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Date archive forseptember, 2016
By Daniel Martin Varisco On fredag, september 16th, 2016
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Deplorables, Rapists and Islamophobia

On September 9 Hillary Clinton gave a talk at an LGBT Gala for Hillary Clinton in New York City and trashed Donald Trump, who is certainly no supporter of LGBT rights, giving him a dose of his own negative rhetoric. More...

By Ida Ströberg On torsdag, september 15th, 2016
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Meet Mina Wagih Wardakhan – a man with a soul of a true artist

Mina Wagih Wardakhan is a man with many strings to his bow. He is, among other things, a talented artist with a special love for wood, and an experimental musician who improvises with various instruments on stage More...

By Ida Ströberg On onsdag, september 14th, 2016
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Möt Mina Wagih Wardakhan – en sann konstnärssjäl

Mina Wagih Wardakhan är en man med många strängar på sin lyra. Bland annat är han en begåvad konstnär med en särskild kärlek till trä, och en experimentell musiker som på scen improviserar med olika instrument More...

By Erik Törnlund On söndag, september 11th, 2016
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Historiska nedslag i MENA: En cigarett för freden

År 1994. Jordaniens kung Hussein och israels premiärminister Rabin tar en rök efter att ha kommit överens om fredsavtal länderna emellan. Bild: Wikimedia.  More...

By Daniel Martin Varisco On lördag, september 10th, 2016
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What is Aleppo?

One would think that after the massive destruction of what was once the largest city in Syria for over four years, it would not have escaped the attention of a candidate running for president of the country which More...

By Daniel Martin Varisco On onsdag, september 7th, 2016
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Good Muslim, Bad Muslim, Not Muslim

Religion can be many things, but it gets really ugly when one group insists that another group is not of the same religion. Historically, Islam (like Christianity, Judaism and just about any major religious tradition) More...

By Erik Törnlund On onsdag, september 7th, 2016
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En resa till Genève

Abu pekar ut stället för mig på kartan. Platsen dit de riskerar att förvisas är utmärkt med en cirkel. Vi sitter på en madrass på jordgolvet. – I väntan på tvångsflyttningen fortsätter demoleringarna More...

By Joel W Abdelmoez On måndag, september 5th, 2016
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A Critique of East and West

In 1978, Edward Said released the book that would come to be his best known and most influential; Orientalism. This is a critical review of cultural representations of ”the Orient” in literature, art More...

By Alma Bydén On fredag, september 2nd, 2016
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Maii och Mohamed: – Vårt drömhus kommer helt klart att vara i trä!

I Egypten bor det cirka 80 miljoner människor, i Kairo 20 miljoner. 25 år är den vanligaste åldern i landet. I hela Mellanöstern och Nordafrika regionen finns en explosionsartad tillväxt av unga medborgare More...

By Daniel Martin Varisco On fredag, september 2nd, 2016
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On the Slaying of Thousands

Throughout the protracted air campaign and civil war in Yemen, estimates of the dead have been kept low. It should be obvious that these estimates are kept low by the media pressure exerted by Saudi Arabia rather More...