Capturing Voices

Capturing Voices: The Freedom Runners

With Brexit, Donald Trump, fake news, far-right extremism and terrorism as part of young peoples’ reality, youth movements have never been stronger. The World Economic Forum reported that ‘the global youth uprising has intensified this year’. We are witnessing young people claiming their ground and speaking up on issues directly Read more…

Principles

‘Us v Them’ Becomes ‘We’

Across the globe we have seen a change in the political climate, steadily edging towards the right with a now frightening level of anti-immigration rhetoric used by leading politicians which influences communities far beyond their political sphere. Including but not limited to POTUS No 45: When he proposed to build Read more…

#BTVPalestine

Hear from Aseel

What do you think is the biggest problem facing women in Palestine? ‘In my opinion the biggest problem facing women here is that they are not treated well in their homes; by their parents or their husbands.’

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Hear from Ruba

On the personal level, my family offers me a lot of support to get out of the circle of adherence to customs and traditions; therefore I am allowed to travel outside of Hebron and to be an active member of the community.

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Divorced – Fadiah

Only now do I feel happy and free. I have my own business, my children and a life. I have many marriage proposals and I think I will marry again but not just yet- I have bigger dreams than just to wash cups and dishes!