The African who transformed Anglo-Saxon England
When a Libyan cleric called Hadrian arrived in Canterbury in AD 670, Anglo-Saxon England was a wild and semi-pagan land. Within a matter of years, it was the driving force behind a remarkable ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 28 Sep 2020 08:28:00 GMT
Syrian refugee injured in Beirut seeking visa to attend Trinity
A Syrian refugee badly injured in the recent port explosion in Beirut is fighting to take up a place at Trinity College Dublin later this month having been refused a visa to come to the country. Ahmad ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 22 Sep 2020 07:14:00 GMT
\'Oh blimey!? How a Syrian refugee fell for a dodgy 70s sitcom
Mind Your Language, with its crass national stereotypes, won?t be repeated on British TV any time soon. But when I met Youssef, it gave us an amazing moment of connection ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 16 Sep 2020 08:45:00 GMT
Bevol Lends a Helping Hand Through The Social Media
Describing itself as the ?#1 social media platform specialised in volunteering?, Bevol brings together volunteers, including Syrian refugees, with corpo ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 24 Sep 2020 21:21:00 GMT
The Beirut blast lays bare a shockwave of evictions hitting Syrians in Lebanon
The Beirut blast is laying bare the increasing rate of evictions among Syrian households in Lebanon this year.
Publ.Date : Sun, 20 Sep 2020 07:18:00 GMT
Elise Stolte: Unequal Covid-19 reopening means the most stuck are still stuck
Seven years after they fled Syria to shelter in Algeria, they finally had approval to leave. Then the pandemic wave crashed down upon them. And nothing moved. Khaled Alsakka Amini was days away from a ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 22 Sep 2020 06:25:08 GMT
From learning her ABCs to helping newcomers resettle: Syrian refugee wins literacy award
But, as the Syrian mother of ... t study and don?t learn English, you can?t live here,? she said. ?You will always need help, for (translations), for teachers, (to visit the) bank.? ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 11 Sep 2020 12:32:00 GMT
Refugees in Germany: Fleeing Syria and Bashar Assad\'s henchmen
has his doubts, because among the refugees are the Syrian torturers from whom he fled ... both of whom are teachers, their five sons and their only daughter, along with her husband and their ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 28 Aug 2020 22:13:00 GMT
Helping Syrian Women Adjust To Life Without Men
With many men dead in Syria's war, women find themselves ... For example, with our computer classes, we teach women Photoshop, internet security, English courses with different levels, French ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 07 Sep 2020 01:28:00 GMT
The Yemenite and the Kibbutznik. Heroes who saved Israel
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Publ.Date : Sun, 27 Sep 2020 05:43:00 GMT
I?m a Muslim and Arab American. Will I Ever Be an Equal Citizen?
Nearly 30 years after arriving from Morocco, after building a life and family here, I still hear: ?Go back home!? ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 17 Sep 2020 02:11:00 GMT
Are Iraqi youths losing their religion?
Despite the influence of religion in Iraqi politics, recent studies show that young people in Iraq are increasingly identifying as secularist.
Publ.Date : Mon, 21 Sep 2020 04:03:00 GMT