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Annia Ciezadlo

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There hasn't been a lot written about it in the Western media. But in the Arab world, and Western As ...

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The problem is that so many of them are not getting told. This is a massive problem, not just in the ...

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But being an American woman married to an Arab guy - and a Muslim to boot! - put me in a different c ...

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So much of what we see and hear about the Middle East focuses on what we call politics, which is ess ...

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The Middle East is the only region in the world outside of sub-Saharan Africa where rates of malnutr ...

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I don't have a problem with the media focusing on bad things happening. That's our job, after all. B ...

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Which is one of the dangers of immersion journalism: you can find yourself getting sucked into battl ...

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There's a long history in the Middle East of "bread intifadas," starting with 1977 in Egypt, when An ...

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If you look at the list of the top wheat importers for 2010, almost half of them are Middle Eastern ...

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Pedro Teixeira, the great Portuguese merchant-adventurer, wrote a beautiful description of a coffeeh ...

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I chose to write about food: food is inherently political, but it's also an essential part of people ...

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Americans are curious about the texture of everyday life in the Middle East because they rarely get ...

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Being an American journalist can put people on the defensive. In countries where people assume the p ...

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Rulers like Egypt's Gamal Abdel Nasser started subsidizing bread as a way to buy loyalty, or at leas ...

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In the Middle East, bread is so essential to everyday life that word for it in Egyptian Arabic is ai ...

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