November 1, 2017

A rebel fighter of the Kurdish Front during the Battle of Raqqa (2017). Source: Wikimedia Commons

On October 17, 2017, the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced the liberation of the Syrian city of Raqqa. Formerly a hub of cultural and social diversity situ...

November 16, 2016

View of a November, 2016, protest in Indonesia. 

The interconnectivity between growing Islamic extremism across the globe cannot be disputed or underestimated. It is undeniable; a growing wave of Salafist fundamentalism is gaining traction, stemming from the battlegroun...

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An image of Mosul, Iraq, from the Tigris river.

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Student Protests in South Africa

Students in South Africa have taken to the streets in protest over the cost of university tuition. Protesters are calling for free tuition, in what they see as a l...

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