From the Editors
[The following text is a satirical confession, intended to highlight the absurdity of Tunisian justice under the Islamist-led government, where acts of violence or vandalism are tacitly supported while sleeping on a beach is prosecuted as a threat to society.] Al-Nahia court in the city of Menzel Temime is currently reviewing the case filed against myself, the journalist Mehdi Jalasi, and another girl, on charges of “immorality” and “disturbing the peace” following our ...Keep Reading »
Sofiane Chourabi is a Tunisian journalist, blogger, and activist.
"The women express a desire to participate in warfare, and are frustrated when they are forced to remain in the safe houses with the children while the men conduct battle. In 1948, they gain the “right” to guard the kibbutz with hunting rifles. The film concludes with photographs of these women wielding their guns, implying that they gave up their own liberation for the sake of the national struggle and the settler colonial project."click | email | tweet