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U.S. Should Accept Syrian Refugees

  Remarks delivered at Windows into Syria, May 14, 2016 Personally, when I think of the refugee crisis it’s incredibly simple. Yes, the politics behind the crisis in Syria are complicated, but the question of whether or not the US and other countries should accept […]

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The Story of Syria is one of Love

Remarks delivered by Maha Akkeh at Windows into Syria, May 14, 2016/   My first trip to Syria was in the winter of 1998 – my father had finally received his green card, allowing him to return home to Syria for the first time in […]

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Youth can Make the Difference

Remarks delivered at Windows into Syria, May 14, 2016 This year, as far away people reap what our foreign policy has sown, Islamophobia is breaching the walls of Newton’s rich-white-liberal snowglobe. I start to hear things in the hallways. A girl I know says we have […]