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The Arab Spring has been misunderstood

Ten years ago, anti-government protests in Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, Yemen, Syria, and Bahrain fostered hope, within the region and without, that a pro-democratic, pan-Arab movement was finally in bloom. But with the exception of Tunisia, the Arab Spring uprisings failed. And even Tunisia’s success is a qualified one: The nation’s economy is in a shambles…

Food, photography and social justice – Asma Khan and Hassan Akkad

From: Studio B: UnscriptedIn Part 2 of Studio B: Unscripted, restaurateur Asma Khan and refugee activist Hassan Akkad discuss problematic social hierarchies and how to disrupt them.RelatedRefugee filmmaker Hassan Akkad and restaurateur Asma Khan discuss their separate paths for combatting social injustice.Geneticist Adam Rutherford and economist Faiza Shaheen discuss how to deconstruct racism and build…