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Memories Of The Future: On The Anniversary Of The Balfour Declaration
His Royal Highness Prince El Hassan bin Talal
Member of the Jordanian royal family
“A historian can record what went wrong, but – in his feckless and unhelpful way – he’s not necessarily there to tell them
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Inside Rukban Camp, One Of Syria’s Most Desperate Settlements
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The Reality Of Being A Foreign Service Spouse
Donna Scaramastra Gorman
writer, mother, Foreign Service spouse
He got a dreamy look in his eyes when I told him I'd spent the last 18 years of my life following my husband around the world
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Do U.S. Hotels Need Metal Detectors?
Janet Eve Josselyn
Architect, attorney, badass mother writer and the author of an...
In response to the recent mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas, many people are arguing about whether
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Putting Syrians To Work In Jordan Is Easier Said Than Done
Deputy Director & Fellow, Center for Strategic and Internation...
Despite much fanfare, international and Jordanian policy changes have yet to produce the desired number of formal jobs for
As the summer comes to an end, it’s time to start planning next year’s vacations. You should consider visiting gorgeous filming locations from some of the best TV shows and movies. Here are some of our favorites.
As Lebanon, Jordan, Tunisia End ‘Marry-Your-Rapist’ Laws, Where Next?
Activists are hopeful that other countries will follow Lebanon, Jordan and Tunisia in abolishing the laws that let rapists
U.S.-Russian Brokered Ceasefire Deal Takes Effect In Southwest Syria
“The situation is relatively calm,” said a spokesman for the Alwiyat al-Furqan rebel group in the Quneitra area.
Alaa Faqir / Reuters
A Teenage Syrian Refugee On A Mission To Educate Her Generation
Nineteen-year-old refugee education campaigner Muzoon Almellehan has become the youngest-ever UNICEF goodwill ambassador
What It's Like To Observe Ramadan As A Refugee
The holy month traditionally brings families together, but that's not possible for many displaced Muslims.
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6 Tips For The Perfect Family Trip
Josh White is a husband and father, a traveler, a bridge playe...
5. Pack Less. My favorite travel writer, Rick Steves, https://www.ricksteves.com says there are travelers who pack light
What’s In Your Bag? Inside A Dignity Kit For Refugee Women
Executive Director, Universal Access Project
What’s in my bag? Today, it’s my phone, keys, wallet, tissues, metro card, lipstick, a pen, sunglasses and a “Daniel Tiger
Photo credit: Robyn Russell, Universal Access Project
Al Jazeera Employees Fear Consequences Of Qatar Crisis For Network
But staff tell HuffPost they're used to uncertainty.
Naseem Mohammed Bny Huthil / Reuters
Meet The 23-Year-Old Bringing Entrepreneurship To High Schoolers In The Middle East
Aboudi’s adamant that his organization maintain an active network of entrepreneurs long after the students graduate.
Photo by Maya Rafie (www.mayarafie.com)
This Refugee Camp Is The First In The World To Be Powered Entirely By Solar Energy
Azraq's population has had little to no access to electricity since 2014.
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End The Killing Of Black Children By Police
President & CEO, 100 Black Men of America
Our nation must prioritize stemming the trauma inflicted upon Black families by law enforcement
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Radical Storytelling Through Virtual Reality At The Define American Film Festival
Jose Antonio Vargas
Founder and CEO of #EmergingUS and Define American
“Movies are the most powerful empathy machine in all the arts. When I go to a great movie I can live somebody else’s life
U.S. Considers Banning Electronics On Flights From European Airports
Federal authorities could reportedly announce a decision within weeks.
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Jordan To Abandon Law Allowing Rapists To Go Free If They Marry Their Victims
Other Middle Eastern and African countries still have similar "stone age" laws.
Muhammad Hamed / Reuters
Solving The Syrian Refugee Crisis Will Require American Leadership
Rep. Darrell Issa
U.S. Congressman from California's 49th District
The world was shaken as images poured out of the latest chemical attacks on Syria. Heartbreaking photos, like that of Abdel
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Weaving Helps Women Syrian Refugees To Find Peace
UN Women is the UN organization dedicated to gender equality a...
Cross-posted from UN Women At 47, Emm Ali* has experienced immense loss. A Syrian refugee living in the Za’atari refugee
The Unintended Victim: Jordan’s Struggle Under Trump's Refugee Ban
Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship
President Donald Trump’s recent executive order, suspending visas for citizens of six Muslim majority states and a temporary
Ikea’s New Project Will Create Jobs For Syrian Refugees
The company plans to employ Syrian refugees living in Jordan to produce a new line of handwoven rugs and textiles.
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This 9-Year-Old Syrian Refugee Wants Other Children To 'Fly Like A Bird'
"My dream was to fly like a bird. And their dream is of bread buried in the sand."
Ban Sparks Panic Among Refugees Awaiting Urgent Medical Care In U.S.
“I’m going to die here by myself. Where do people expect all the refugees to go?"
Brian Snyder / Reuters
Canadian Woman And Police Killed In Attack At Jordanian Castle
A shootout between police and armed men at a crusader-era castle has left a number of people dead.
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