Tunisia

8.5.16

How a Terror Attack Can Destroy an Entire Tourist Industry

Since the Sousse attacks of 2015, Tunisia's deckchairs have been empty and its hotels abandoned.

12.7.15

Michael Moore's Latest Film, 'Where to Invade Next,' Brings Optimism to American Socialism

We talked to the director about what America could do better.

12.1.15

Inside the Carthage Film Festival After the Tunis Suicide Bombing

Despite a suicide bombing hours before and a national state of emergency, Africa's oldest film festival carried on.

11.17.15

Border Control: Tunisia Attempts to Stop Terrorism with a Wall

The barrier will be equipped with an electronic sensor system, observation towers, and drones. But can Tunisia keep out an enemy that has already found its way inside?

9.9.15

Exclusive: Michael Moore Talks Invasion, Revolution, and Why His Latest Film Is His Happiest

In his first interview about the film, the documentarian explains how his movie 'Where to Invade Next' is actually a comedy.

8.13.15

Turkish Hotel Staff Pranked Some Tourists with a Fake Terrorist Attack

One vacationer even had a mystery liquid labeled "fuel" poured over him by a guy with a crudely drawn-on beard and an improvised headdress.

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5.7.15

Torres and Her Cowboy Guilt: "I’ve Had to Turn My Pointed Finger Around on Myself"

With her second record 'Sprinter,' the now 24-year-old songwriter delivers a proper rock album that grapples with God, ancestry, forgiveness, and mortality. How did she get here?

4.21.15

Europe or Die: Our Documentary About the Migrant Crisis

An in-depth look at the situation playing out in the Mediterranean.

4.15.15

Inside Ben Gardane, Tunisia's Jihadist Enclave

Not far from Libya's border, the town of Ben Gardane is rife with smuggling, illegal money trading, and jihadist recruitment.

3.25.15

Tunisian 'Star Wars' Tourism Threatened by Terrorists

The UK government advises "against all but essential travel" to the real life city of Tataouine.

9.24.14

Tunisian Graffiti Artists Erased Torture and Unlawful Arrests from a Prison Wall

Tunisian Artist Karim Jabbari started a project called Toward the Light, which he hopes will pull young artists away from drug smuggling and violence in his impoverished homeland.

8.29.14

Runaways from Tunisia Search for an Identity in Jihad

Seddik had told his parents that he would be home at 6:30 PM. They called the police to report their son missing. When the police arrived at a suspect’s house, his family said he had already left to fight in Syria shortly after communicating with...

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