From the Editors
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Andrea Khalil and Malak Bouod
[The following is part two of a two-part piece. Part one was posted Tuesday, 25 September.] Peaceful crowds are mushrooming in Benghazi and in other cities as a direct challenge to Libyan government’s weak politics. The small group of people that attacked the US Embassy in Benghazi has prompted large crowds of peaceful protesters to fill the streets. The attack that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens touched the heart of Benghazi, whose civil society rejects harming ...Keep Reading »
Andrea Khalil is Associate Professor at CUNY and Fulbright Scholar, Tunisia 2012-2013.
Malak Bouod is an activist in Benghazi.
“As Syrian refugee camps fill up in all neighboring countries, more refugees either move out of camps to live in cities or the camps become integrated with the towns surrounding them. The increasing presence of Syrian refugees in cities forces us to reconsider the ‘crisis’ from the point of view of the urban.”click | email | tweet