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their clothes are as bright as the tomatoes they carry

Falahyeen, Southern Syria, 9 August 2008 As I rode down the highway, I passed tent after tent set up for tomato harvest. These tents sat up on the edges of enormous fields of greenery. Outside one of the tents, there … Continue reading

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Imagining undocumented life

During the last month, I’ve spent a lot of time on visas. I need visas to enter certain countries and to establish residency in a new country. Without the visa I can’t rent a flat – at least not formally, … Continue reading

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