Refuge, NYU screening and Panel Discussion

May, 03/2018, NYU Tisch School of the Arts, New York, NY   By, karolina lukasiewicz Since 2011 when the civil war in Syria stared 2/3 of Syrians were displaced. This means 12 million people had to leave their homes. Majority of them – 6.3 million became displaced within Syria (they are called Internally Displaced People),…

Home Song

January 28, 2017 Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ   Home Song presented an intimate evening

City of Ghosts

Co-presented by BAM and Amazon Studios, City of Ghosts Film Directed by Matthew Heineman | 2017 In 2014, a group of anonymous activists under the name Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently banded together after their Syrian city was taken over by ISIS, attempting to stem the tide of the terrorist group’s misinformation campaign. In this powerful…

Safe Zones and Reduced Tension Areas

  July، 2017   Before Donald Trump’s second debate with Hilary Clinton, Oz Sultan, Trump’s Advisor for Religious and Terrorism Affairs during the election period, visited Senior advisor for the Middle East in  Strategic XXI , Issam Khoury. He presented Sultan with two project proposals for Center of Environmental and Social Development. The first was…

بزنس انسايدر: صحافي سوري يعيش في المنفى يشرح معنى الكتابة تحت حُكم بشار الأسد

بزنس انسايدر– ترجمة إبراهيم قعدوني- السوري الجديد دأبَ عصام خوري على الكتابة حول انتهاكات الحقوق المدنية في سوريا لما يزيد عن عقد من الزمن، حتى قبل أن يبدأ بتغطية الحرب الأهلية في سوريا، كان عصام خوري يتعرّض للتهديد المستمر على خلفيّة ما كتَبَه سابقاً. نشأ عصام في مدينة اللاذقية الواقعة غرب سوريا وبعد أن أصبح صحافيّاً…