Marta Vidal

Marta Vidal

Jordan

Teachers on strike in Jordan demand higher income, 'dignity'

Tired of doing extra jobs to supplement low income, teachers cite lack of respect from government and society.

Teachers on strike in Jordan demand higher income, 'dignity'

Roma

Portuguese shopkeepers using ceramic frogs to 'scare away' Roma

Al Jazeera reveals racist practice that plays on superstition among elderly Roma who consider frogs symbol of bad luck.

Portuguese shopkeepers using ceramic frogs to 'scare away' Roma

Germany

'We lost our homes and country, but we also lost our books'

Baynatna, an Arabic library in Berlin, is popular among the diaspora and refugees whose own stories could fill novels.

'We lost our homes and country, but we also lost our books'

Arts & Culture

Kashmiris turn to art to challenge Indian rule

Kashmiris use art as a form of protest with satire, in particular, being used as a medium of dissent.

Kashmiris turn to art to challenge Indian rule