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Young men festering – Syrian refugees in Jordan

I had the opportunity to chat recently with someone who works with Syrian refugees. The project he works on provides meaningful educational and social activities for Syrian youth. To my amazement, he said that his largest concern is the young … Continue reading

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Walking to prayers

Last week, on a Friday, I went for a walk just as afternoon prayers were starting. It was fabulous because the streets were absolutely deserted. The only people were those stragglers arriving at mosque a bit late, like this man. … Continue reading

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Men are scum, Men are friendly – which is it cuz it can’t be both

Average guy or scum of the earth?, Jordan, 24 October 2008 His car smelled like women. I thought the smell was the intended outcome of the strawberry air freshener hanging from his rearview mirror, next to a little black pillow … Continue reading

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