Civil society

Mouhammed Tamimi

Mouhammed Tamimi

“The Syrian revolution has had a profound impact on me personally. It gave me a different perspective on …

Jamal Jarrah

Jamal Jarrah

Jamal Jarrah is a Syrian painter, sculptor and journalist, born in Damascus 1958. Unlike other artists, the clash …

Zawraq Magazine

Zawraq Magazine

Zawraq (Boat in English) is a children magazine based in the city of Kafranbel, that takes Syrian children …

Center of Mazaya

Center of Mazaya

The Center of Mazaya was founded by a small group of volunteers in order to empower women and …

Damascus Bureau

Damascus Bureau

In 2007, the Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR) began its ongoing cooperation with independent Syrian journalists. …

Al-Sahra

Al-Sahra

The crude violence perpetrated by the regime has succeeded in turning the vibrant cities of Syria, into desolate …

Dawdaa Magazine

Dawdaa Magazine

Dawdaa (“noise” in Arabic), is a magazine launched in Sweida in mid-2013. The idea, however, came about from the …

Voice of Detainees

Voice of Detainees

Since the Syrian uprising began in March 2011, the government has arbitrarily detained, disappeared, and tortured peaceful political …

al-Nabaa Magazine

al-Nabaa Magazine

With structured disinformation and systematic targeting of anti-regime journalists, Assad and his media outlets were able to tell …

Free Excerpts Magazine

Free Excerpts Magazine

Marginalized by the regime, and left without electricity and other means of communication, the city of Hasaka is yet …

Civil activism

Your Rights Are Not a Privilege

Your Rights Are Not a Privilege

To spread awareness about human rights in Syria, the Fraternity Center for Democracy and Civil Society “Biratî” launched …

We Feel Your Pain Campaign

We Feel Your Pain Campaign

Since the outbreak of the Syrian uprising, the regime has tried to silence the raging voice of the …

Assad Daily Halloween

Assad Daily Halloween

Since the outbreak of the uprising, Syrians have countered the negligence of the world with novelty. From holidays …

Same Shit Campaign

Same Shit Campaign

The self-proclaimed Islamic State (also known as Daesh) has been the center of the media’s attention for quite …

Let’s Reactivate Civil Society Campaign

Let’s Reactivate Civil Society Campaign

As increasing militarization and violence confines the peaceful movement in Syria, Syrian activists continue to take part in …

Seven Days for Peace Campaign

Seven Days for Peace Campaign

To advocate peace in a country weary of war and violence, the Fraternity Center of Democracy and Civil …

No to Torture

No to Torture

As the number of deaths under torture continues to rise at an exponential rate, so does the apathy …

Freedom Graffiti Campaign

Freedom Graffiti Campaign

On December 9, 2013, masked gunmen stormed the Damascus Violations Documentation Center and kidnapped four of its members: Razan Zeitouneh, …

Raqqa is being Slaughtered Silently

Raqqa is being Slaughtered Silently

The atrocities that have been perpetrated by the Islmaic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in Raqqa, have …

Digital Security Awareness Campaign

Digital Security Awareness Campaign

Alarmed by the ever-growing cyber-attacks targeting Syrian activists, the Institution for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR), along with …

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The Statue of Liberty Betrays Syrians

The Statue of Liberty Betrays Syrians

In the collective memory of Syrians, the United States has been long associated with vicious conspiracies, to the …

The Daily Halloween of Syrians Under the Rule of Assad

The Daily Halloween of Syrians Under the Rule of Assad

Since the outbreak of the uprising, Syrians have countered the negligence of the world with novelty. From holidays …

The Women of Mazaya in Response to the Attack: We Will Carry On

The Women of Mazaya in Response to the Attack: We Will Carry On

“It was 3 in the morning. When the neighbors smelled smoke they went down to the center. It …

Syrian Activists Challenge Mainstream Media: Daesh and Assad are The Same Thing

Syrian Activists Challenge Mainstream Media: Daesh and Assad are The Same Thing

The self-proclaimed Islamic State (also known as Daesh) has been the center of the media’s attention for quite …

Syrian Disputes Over US-led Coalition Against Daesh

Syrian Disputes Over US-led Coalition Against Daesh

It goes without saying that Syrians want Daesh (the Arabic name for the self-proclaimed Islamic State, or IS) …

“To Our Countries” and the Battle of the Syrian Narratives

“To Our Countries” and the Battle of the Syrian Narratives

  Since the outbreak of the Syrian uprising, a propaganda war has accompanied repression of protesters, in order …

“We Want to Live”: Thirst in Besieged Yarmouk

“We Want to Live”: Thirst in Besieged Yarmouk

As the Syrian tragedy mounts day by day, international attention increasingly focuses on the big picture of geopolitical …

“Solidarity with Kobani is inspiring, but let’s not forget the rest of Syria”

“Solidarity with Kobani is inspiring, but let’s not forget the rest of Syria”

  The town of Kobani, which is now occupied by Daesh (also known as Islamic State, or IS), …

Syrian Women Weave the Biggest Revolutionary Flag in Protest Against All Terror

Syrian Women Weave the Biggest Revolutionary Flag in Protest Against All Terror

  A group of women from Kafranbel, Idlib, have woven the biggest Syrian revolution flag to send a …

Tawasol Youth Group: Bridging the Syrian Divide

For over three years, groups working on nonviolent grassroots initiatives in Syria have made an effort to keep …