Musicians and poets are challenging social norms in Sidon, Lebanon’s conservative third-largest city. Sidewalk Saida, is the newest branch of a network of recurring open mic events that aim to showcase poets, musicians and artists across Lebanon.
Captain Harith al-Sudani was part of an Iraqi elite intelligence group called the Falcons — he infiltrated ISIS and was able to prevent many attacks on the country. For bravely defending his country, Capt. al-Sudani paid the ultimate price.
“Breaking the ice” is a collaborative effort by Tunisians and Libyans who seek to change the image of their countries presented in the media. The cultural project exhibited the country's musicians and artists.