Activists in Lebanon Are Using Religious Tattoos as Protest Symbols
Even though many are not particularly religious, tattoos have become a way of showing solidarity.
UK Spooks Involved in Controversial Police Training Scheme for Dictatorship
The government is refusing to disclose information about its training of the Bahraini police because security services are involved.
The Restless Youth Issue
A Timeline of Youth in Revolt
The world’s youth have always found ways to stand up for what’s right.
This 3D-Printed Tank Is the Answer to Everything
Artist Peter Mountain spent four years designing and building a massive tank jigsaw puzzle. Then he set it on fire.
Powerful Photos of the Conflicts That Emerged from the Arab Spring Protests
We spoke to photographer Moises Saman about the work in his new book, <i>Discordia</i>.
Bruno Bayley, Photos: Moises Saman
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.
An Interview with Nawal el Saadawi, One of Egypt’s Most Badass Political Dissidents
Saadawi is the author of 56 books and has been imprisoned for her writing, which condemns how women have and continue to be treated in the Middle East. We talked religion, capitalism and the state of Egyptian politics.
The Bahraini Uprising in Photos: Road Blocks, Tear Gas and No Right to Protest
Photography collective Road Bloc have been taking risks to depict the intense political unrest that has been unfolding in Bahrain for years.
From Rave to Revolution: How Pop Music Has Changed the World We Live in
Taking in acid house, Public Enemy and Pussy Riot, Matthew Collin's new book <i>Pop Grenade</i> tells the story of music's ongoing fight to change the world.
'The Outpost' Is Trying to Bring Liberal Change to the Middle East
The magazine was founded in the wake of the Arab Spring, and its one of many initiatives trying to keep the movement's ideals alive.
Photographing the Middle East in Peacetime
Photographer Jade Cantwell travelled through Syria, Lebanon, Israel and Egypt in the months before the Arab Spring. Several years later, her photos are reminders of the lives behind the news reports.
Talking About the Arab Spring with the Director of 'We Are the Giant'
Greg Barker's documentary takes an in-depth look at an exceedingly complex global phenomenon – the Arab Spring.