I collect data about Palestinian detainees, soon I might be one of them

My name is Mohamad, I’m 38 years old and I live in Ramallah, in the West Bank. I’m a volunteer for the Palestinian Society Prisoner’s Club, an organization that documents the cases of Palestinians who got detained by Israeli authorities. In my work, I collect data, get in contact with the families of detainees, and […]

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My full name is Baraa’h Qandeel. I’m 24 years old. I like to call myself a “multipotentialite”, that means I’m interested in many different things, and I try to do them all.  What I have is passion, passion for what life can offer, for what human beings are able to learn and create. I’ve been […]

The other side of the “Wall of Shame”

My name is Alfonso Tapujima, I have been living in a settlement along the ‘wall of shame’ for 18 years. We don’t have water, we don’t have sewage, even though we live only 40-50 minutes away from the center of Lima. There is no State support here, we live as if we were very far […]

Don’t leave Afghan girls alone

She is 14 years old. In 2016 ISIS targeted her school in a blast that killed 80 people. She was a member of a book club where they would write stories to help deal with trauma. Afghan girls are strong. They will fight, even when all their rights are taken away, even when they have […]

I’m not doing anything wrong

“U know? I wish we were never in a situation where they told me that you know more than your age or that you are truly brave. I am really tired of having so much pain and regret in my heart in my twenties. And I have to fight for the most ordinary things.” That’s […]