With little hope of working with an orchestra, Mouataz Arian is using his computer to create compositions about the refugee crisis while in exile in Turkey.
An interview with Tariq Ramadan, the Oxford professor who has made headlines for his conflicts with the French establishment
The people I polled did not know how to interpret 'sympathy,' and neither did I.
Many of my family and friends look back on the region's cultural glory days of the 50s and 60s with longing—but that era also contained the seeds of terror, war, and sectarianism.
The knee-jerk assumption that refugees are responsible for the terror in France is moronic and disturbing.
Lawmakers—including nearly 50 Democrats—easily passed a bill that would effectively stall Obama's plans to accept 10,000 new refugees from the war-torn country.
In embracing restrictions on refugees, right-wing politicians in the West are playing right into the Islamic State's hands.
We talked to Varyan Khan, the editorial director of the Terrorism Research & Analysis Consortium, about what effect the airstrikes are having and if we can ever really know what's going on over there.
Conservatives are already pushing to fast-track a bill that Edward Snowden has called "the most intrusive and least accountable surveillance regime in the West."
Islamophobia just helps reinforce the extremists' message that Islam and the West can't coexist.
The refugees who've risked their lives to flee terrorism could find themselves becoming scape goats.
The US Secretary of State announced plans that could lead to other groups ganging up on the Islamic State in the near future.
A family of five have been fast-tracked to Perth because the mother is pregnant and will be soon unable to fly.
Sealing off a country is certainly possible, but it would have catastrophic consequences.
In the wake of the Paris attacks, Western military powers appear likely to escalate their anti-Islamic State strategies. But what are their options?
In the wake of the Paris attacks, a group of mostly Republican governors is saying they won't take on any refugees from the war-torn nation—but experts say that they don't even have the power to do that.
The government has already launched a series of police raids and bombed the Islamic State in Syria, but what's next?
Almost 400,000 Muslims fought for Britain during WWI—a fact almost nobody knows.
Photographer Alexander Coggin spoke with a variety of volunteers to learn what it's like to be involved in such a chaotic situation, what type of aid actually works, and what resources are still in short supply.
We need more money, medical staff, volunteers, and translators. And we need more compassion so that men, women, and children stop dying on the water.
In peacetime, Abdul Rahman Masri became one of Syria's most celebrated rappers. Now a refugee in Germany, he's determined to speak for his home nation's lost generation.
Hanna Bohman, a.k.a. Tiger Sun, returned to the war recently, saying she couldn't imagine returning to her real job.
Men like Kostas and Thanasis have been rescuing refugees for a decade, but the number of people needing their help this year is completely unprecedented.
Also "Homeland is watermelon."