Tunisia

11.28.17

Arab Women Talk About What It's Like to Walk Alone at Night

Women from across the Middle East talk about all the shit they have to deal with just to get home.

3.8.17

This Fiery Tunisian Soup Is Not for the Faint of Heart

A gutbomb of chickpeas, stale bread, eggs, and a whole lot of harissa, lablabi is a favourite of the Tunisian working class.

1.12.17

Why Thousands of Tonnes of Oranges Might Have to Be Destroyed

Farmers in Tunisia are warning that their bumper orange crop may have to be destroyed if buyers for the fruit cannot be found.

10.16.16

There's More to Harissa Than Just Heat

I went straight to the world's best harissa source to find out why this natural aphrodisiac is becoming one of the most popular condiments in the world.

10.7.16

Can Stambeli, the Spiritual Music of Tunisia, Be Saved?

For centuries, the Tunisian spiritual music has been misunderstood. Now, musicians like Salah el Ouergli are trying to keep it from disappearing entirely.

8.4.16

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.

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5.23.16

The Last Bite: Fresh Rose Petal Tea and Seafood in Tunis' Largest Market

Since Marché Market was first established in 1891 in Tunis, almost 600 today vendors sell their products, including fish, fruits, and vegetables, spices, poultry, meat, dairy, dried goods, and flowers, under a criss-cross of miniature Tunisian flags.

2.22.16

Congolese Player Challenges Tunisian Player in the Worst Way

The man only got a yellow card for this one.

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?

9.10.15

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.

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