Nora Shallby

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The Anger in Jordan's Streets

Protests in the country's capital are directed not only at Israel but also at the Jordanian government.<p><i>Updated on August 2, 2017</i><p>AMMAN, Jordan—The family of Mohammad Jawawdeh, the 16-year-old Jordanian who was killed by an Israeli embassy guard on Sunday night, lives on the southern outskirts of …

Israel

Alexey Navalny, Putin Critic, Is Detained Before an Opposition Rally

Demonstrations were held across the country.<p>Alexey Navalny, the Russian opposition leader who has emerged as a rare and outspoken critic of President Vladimir Putin, was detained Monday in Moscow ahead of an unauthorized demonstration he was supposed to lead.<p>News of his detention was posted on …

Russia

الفايننشال تايمز: مرشح التيار المتشدد للرئاسة الإيرانية يقدم شريط فيديو عن زوجته

انفردت صحيفة الفايننشال تايمز بين صحف الأربعاء البريطانية بنشر تقرير موسع مبكر عن الانتخابات الرئاسية المقرر اجراؤها الشهر المقبل، وسعي المرشح الذي يحظى بدعم التيار الديني المتشدد في إيران، رجل الدين المحافظ إبراهيم رئيسي، إلى كسب أصوات الناخبين من الاتجاهات الأخرى وتوسيع قاعدته الانتخابية.<p>ويقول …

Pulitzer Prize winners 2017: the full list

On April 10, 2017, the Pulitzer committee released its 101st class of winners. The Pulitzer, which honors America’s strongest journalistic and creative work, is usually chosen from a pool of finalists selected by experts in each category (the Pulitzer jury) and then narrowed down to a single winner …

The 2017 Pulitzer Prize Winners

The winners of the 2017 Pulitzer Prize were announced today — on the 170th birthday of Joseph Pulitzer — and though there were some surprises, the …

Learning Arabic from Egypt’s Revolution

After the Arab Spring, lessons were a way to absorb language, culture, and politics.<p>When you move to another country as an adult, the language flows around you like a river. Perhaps a child can immediately abandon himself to the current, but most older people will begin by picking out the words and …

Are Regular Russians Ready to Take On Vladimir Putin?

The Russian presidential election is a year away, but protests have already begun. Last week, images of Russians being carried and even dragged from …

Russia

Lidia Yuknavitch on Mythologies We Adopt to Make Sense of Violence

Lidia Yuknavitch, author of the acclaimed new novel <i>The Small Backs of Children</i>, has a haunting essay up at Guernica about “Laume,” a mythological …

Ban aimed at electronics in cabins of some US-bound flights

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is temporarily barring passengers on certain flights originating in eight other countries from bringing …

Flying

"ثورة بنات السعودية"- دعوة لتمرد نسائي أم مجرد ترويج للسعودية؟

نساء سعوديات يحاولن التحرر من بطش نظام قمعي... هذا هو موضوع لعبة فيديو سعودية باسم "ثوة بنات السعودية". الغريب أن اللعبة من إنتاج أمير من العائلة …

Additions to the Five Journalistic “W”s

In journalism, the “Five ‘W’s” are “Who,” “What,” “When,” “Where,” and “Why.” Referring back to the Five “W”s helps journalists address the fundamental questions that every story should be able to answer. Recent events, however, have shown that traditional journalistic practices might not be …

Journalism