What style of dress is appropriate for women in public?
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What style of dress is appropriate for women in public?

I just had to share this insightful graphic, courtesy of Karl Sharro: An Arab university ran this fascinating poll about what is most appropriate for American women to wear in public. pic.twitter.com/uIta80i1f8 — Karl Sharro (@KarlreMarks) January 9, 2014 (In case you’re now feeling curious, intrigued or indignant, it’s a take-off of this real-life graphic, … Continue reading

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From Lebanon to the world: Why today’s talk on the beauty of Arabic is so important right now

Originally posted on TED Blog:
The stage of TEDxBeirut 2012. This annual event has become a beacon of hope in the Lebanese city. Photo by Assaad Chbeir By the organizers of TEDxBeirut Archaeologists believe that Phoenician traders, who set out from the shores of Lebanon, spread their alphabet across the ancient Mediterranean world, unleashing a…