We Still Have Time To Change

By Nejoud Al-Yagout It is disconcerting and alarming that so many people in our society are distressed. Women are distressed for many reasons, ranging from...

Summer time dread and mantras to counter it

By Jamie Etheridge The prospect of spending the entire summer hiding from Kuwait's 55C+ heat fills me with anxiety. I have two children who recently...

The Life of Expatriates

By Nejoud Al-Yagout Each time an expatriate reads the newspaper, it appears they are not only reading the news, but searching for hope. They are...

V is for Vaccinated

By Nejoud Al-Yagout The vaccine has given many of us hope. In fact, people around the world are rejoicing, especially after the CDC announced that...

World No Tobacco Day

By Abdellatif Sharaa I am sure my good friends out there are now aware that I am highly passionate when it comes to the issue...

Tobacco and e-cigs

By Abdellatif Sharaa If a mad man is given an ember, he will not pick it up! If he was asked to touch it, he...

Palestine rises like a phoenix from ashes, blood and fire

By Sahar Moussa   A person can only be born in one place. However, he may die several times elsewhere: In exile and in prison, and...

The propaganda of occupiers

By Nejoud Al-Yagout For the first time since the occupation of Palestinian lands, the world is waking up to the reality of the situation. For...

A Pen for Palestine

By Nejoud Al-Yagout Imagine this. One day, you are sitting at home having breakfast, and you hear the news. You have a few days to...

The Other Virus and its Variant

By Nejoud Al-Yagout We are in the midst of a pandemic, a pandemic that has yet to go away. 2021 is a whole lot more...

Nostalgic Ramadan traditions: Then and now

By Sahar Moussa "Wake up, wake up, sleeping people! It is time for suhoor! Those who are not sleeping let them wake up those who...

Time to change the system that harms women

By Nejoud Al-Yagout There is an encouraging quote by Maya Angelou which states: "Each time a woman stands up for herself, without knowing it possibly,...

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20th June