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Hiba Dlewati

Hiba Dlewati is a recent graduate from the University of Michigan with a BA in Communication and International Relations. Hiba's writing has been published in Today's Zaman, The Michigan Times, Qua Literary Magazine and United for a Free Syria. She has lived in the US, Syria and Turkey, where she is returning soon to begin my career as a researcher on the Middle East for the Syrian Forum in Istanbul. Hiba continues to do translation and research on gender based violence for Women Under Siege, and has traveled with director and journalist Lauren Wolfe to the Syrian border.

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Latest posts by Hiba Dlewati

21 August 2014

One Year Ago Today, Assad Attacked Al Ghouta with Chemical Weapons

The Bridge

If only today, writes Hiba Dlewati, let us spare a thought for the nearly 1,000 Syrians who were gassed to death by the Assad regime.

20 August 2014

Not Human by Default: Humans of New York Takes on the Middle East

The Bridge

Responses to popular photo project Humans of New York's tour of the Middle East uncovers some unfortunate trends around perceptions of other cultures, writes Hiba Dlewati.