Stop Stereotyping Arab Women With Your Halloween Costumes
Photographer Yumna Al-Arashi wants you to trash your sexy Jasmine costume and dress up as her heroes instead.
Thousands of Tons 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.
How Majority Muslim Countries Are Handling HIV Infections
In most parts of the world, HIV infections and deaths from AIDS have been falling, but in Muslim-majority regions, new HIV infections have been on the rise since 2001.
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.
The Beirut-Based Magazine Trying to Bring Liberal Change to the Middle East One Issue at a Time
"The Outpost" was founded in the wake of the Arab Spring, and today it's still trying to keep that movement's ideals alive.
Talking to Marshall Curry, Director of 'Point and Shoot'
Marshall Curry's documentary, <em>Point and Shoot</em>, tells the story of of Matthew VanDyke, a man who set off to travel through North Africa on a motorcycle and ended up joining the 2011 Libyan revolution.
VICE News traveled to Rosarno alongside busloads of newly arrived—and heavily guarded—migrants. Tensions in the town were still running high, with migrants living in Third World conditions despite being in an EU member state.
The Sahara Desert Is Twice as Old as Previously Thought
Once upon a time, North Africa was a lush, vegetated landscape.
Ladies Wore Bikinis, Not Burkas, in La Goulette
The stories old-timers tell about the Tunisia suburb run counter to the way the West views the Arab World. It was a place where three religions and five languages intermixed, Jews and Muslims partied together, and young ladies flaunted their beach...
Will Algerians Rise Up Against Their Crooked Election System?
Algerians are voting for their president today, but everybody already knows the results. Abdelaziz Bouteflika is going to win again, even though he hasn't been healthy enough to campaign.
DJ Rupture Hacked Western Music Software With Middle Eastern Sounds
In a 2008 "interview":http://www.negrophonic.com/2008/fetishism-is-so-vague/ Jace Clayton laid out a manifesto of sorts. “I don’t care what ‘Westerners’ fetishize. They’ve been fetishizing black people for centuries now, who cares? You simply exist in...