From businesswoman of the year to £5 a day in a shared house From businesswoman of the year to £5 a day in a shared house They left Afghanistan a family of nine. They arrived in the UK a family of two UK sending Syrians back to countries where they were beaten and abused

From businesswoman of the year to £5 a day in a shared house From businesswoman of the year to £5 a day in a shared house They left Afghanistan a family of nine. They arrived in the UK a family of two UK sending Syrians back to countries where they were beaten and abused

She was voted Afghan businesswoman of the year, has been praised by Prince Charles and has had her art displayed at the V&A museum in London and the Smithsonian in Washington. She is the subject of a chapter in a book by a former US president’s wife...

Update for Thursday, March 23, 2017

Update for Thursday, March 23, 2017

UN High Commissioner for Refugees say 400,000 civilians are trapped in Mosul, facing food shortages and growing panic. Some 157,00 have managed to flee, and about 10,000 per day are currently escaping. The UN fears a sudden outflow for which relief a...

Update for Monday, March 13, 2017

Update for Monday, March 13, 2017

Today I want to offer some analysis and perspective. First, in a lengthy essay that I hope you'll take the time to read, Nafeez Ahmed discusses the Iraqi catastrophe as the intersection of oppression of the Sunni majority by the U.S. supported govern...