Holiday Hardships: Stories from Syrian children during Christmas
All most Syrian kids want for Christmas is bread and peace. (Maya Saloon)
Feast of Syria war kids’ stories
This Christmas, read the stories from Syrian children and see what they dream about this holiday season- it'll break your heart.
Source: Mich Cafe
Universities on fire in Egypt
The Islamic university of al-Azhar is where most preachers in the country are trained and now it is surrounded by police and tear gas. One casualty has already been reported.
Source: The Arabist
Ten most-read posts of 2013
The readers decide — +972 Magazine’s most popular posts of 2013: Soldiers detain Palestinian children, Orientalism in the mainstream media, racism against African asylum seekers, Stephen Hawking boycotts Israel and more of the year’s most-read stories and features.
Source: 972 Mag
- Have a Merry Middle Eastern Christmas! - Holiday Traditions from All Over the Arab World
- From the Abbey to the camp: Downton's Lady Mary spreads Christmas cheer to Syrian refugees of Jordan
- Bah humbug sheikh! Anti-Christmas scholar mocked in Lebanon for calling on Muslims not to celebrate festivities
- Eid Exasperations Exposed: Holiday gripes 'n' grumbles killing the Feast of Sacrifice