Palestine – Spray Can Resistance

Since September 2000 and the beginning of the second intifada (the Palestinian uprising against Israeli occupation of the West Bank and Gaza Strip) the Israeli government has been building a wall surrounding the occupied Palestinian territories. "It stands three time the height of the Berlin Wall and will eventually run for over 700Km - the... Continue Reading →

Erbil to Baghdad – Iraq under rubble

The official proclamation of the defeat of the Islamic State (ISIS) was loudly celebrated throughout Iraq and in western countries but a place untouched by such optimism is Mosul and its surrounding cities, which are now mountains of post-war rubble. Despite the celebrations following the so called liberation of ISIS controlled areas and international community... Continue Reading →

Yemen Road trip, from Sana’a to Taiz

“There were twenty-five million people in Yemen and at least thirteen million guns -- after the United States, it was, per capita the world's most armed nation. Men wore AKs walking down the street. They brought them to weddings.” ― Dave Eggers, The Monk of Mokha It is also a country of coffee, honey, poetry, amazing landscape...and... Continue Reading →

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