Sophie Chamas

Human Rights

'Truth commission' to begin in Israel

Israelis who served in the 1948 war and Palestinians uprooted from their homes will testify before an expert panel.

US & Canada

UAE jumps back into pearl diving

Local groups in the UAE are reviving the ancient tradition of pearl diving, once an economic pillar in the region.


The other "other": Reflections on intra-Arab cinema

As the Arab revolutions continue, a need arises for contemporary film to accurately depict the region's conscience.