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Nour Al Ali · December, 2013

Nour Al Ali is a storyteller. Nour advocates for women’s rights, justice, and human rights. She is a published author, journalist, and researcher. She is interested in: the Levantine political landscape, women's rights, identity, and Middle Eastern social and cultural discourse. She currently works with Speak Trauma, a nonprofit that encourages individuals to recognize their losses and speak about them.

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Latest posts by Nour Al Ali from December, 2013

26 December 2013

Merry Christmas from Syrian Artists

A nation's distress can be described in a single artwork better than a million words. Here is how Syrian artists celebrated Christmas.

24 December 2013

Blood on Camera: 18-year-old Syrian Dies Covering the War for Reuters

Molhem Barakat, a freelance photographer working for Reuters, was reportedly killed while covering a fight between and Bashar Al-Assad’s forces and rebels in Aleppo’s Al-Kindi Hospital. He was 18.

11 December 2013

Non-Violent Activist Razan Zaitouneh and her Team Kidnapped in Syria

Four activists, among them internationally acclaimed non-violent activist Razan Zaitouneh, from Syria's Violations Documentation Center (VDC) were kidnapped by unidentified masked gunmen, sparking a call for their immediate release.

Appeal to Free Spanish Journalist and Photographer Kidnapped in Syria

Appeals continue for the release of journalist Javier Espinosa and freelance photographer Ricardo Garcia Vilanova, both Spanish, kidnapped in Syria by the Islamic State of Syria and Iraq.

8 December 2013

Syria's Desolate Winter Just Got $100,347 Times Warmer

More than $100,000 was raised in the “Shave a Mustache, Keep a Syrian Child Warm” virtual campaign. Find out how you too can help Syrian children warm this winter.