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Crowdfunding in the Mediterranean: humble but promising beginnings
Younes Djama   

Crowdfunding in the Mediterranean: humble but promising beginnings | babelmed | mediterranean cultureCrowdfunding in the Mediterranean: humble but promising beginnings | babelmed | mediterranean cultureAccording to a study conducted by the Financement participatif Méditerranée (FPM) association, this type of “popular patronage” is still underdeveloped in the Maghreb countries. Funds collected so far through crowdfunding reach just 200,000 euros in Algeria, Tunisia and Morocco. But it is a growing market, tells Maghreb Emergent. (Ebticar/Radio M)

 
The vulnerability of Turkey’s Alevis in the Syrian crisis
Övgü Pinar   

The vulnerability of Turkey’s Alevis in the Syrian crisis | babelmed | mediterranean cultureA Kurdish-Alevi soccer player’s recent experience could shed some light on what effect the Syrian war and the Islamic State’s “caliphate” is having on Turkey.

 
“Routes”. A new multimedia series on Mashallah News
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“Routes”. A new multimedia series on Mashallah News | babelmed | mediterranean cultureMashallah News announces a call for submissions for its latest series! A collaboration with Knooz Room, “Routes” will be the first project to be featured on the Mashallah News “2.0.” website.

 
Turkey: Authoritarian Drift Threatens Rights
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Turkey: Authoritarian Drift Threatens Rights | babelmed | mediterranean cultureTurkey under the Justice and Development Party (AKP) government is taking far-reaching steps to weaken the rule of law, control the media and internet, and clamp down on critics and protestors, Human Rights Watch said in a report.

 
“Poetry is the common language of humanity”
Övgü Pınar   

“Poetry is the common language of humanity” | babelmed | mediterranean cultureAtaol Behramo?lu, one of the leading Turkish poets and political critics, had an anthology of his poems translated into Italian for the first time. In an interview with Babelmed, Behramo?lu says poetry is “the common language of humanity” and can help bring people from different countries together.

 
The vitality of the Arab web media. First Ebticar call for proposals.
Catherine Cornet, Nathalie Galesne and Cristiana Scoppa   

 The vitality of the Arab web media. First Ebticar call for proposals. | babelmed | mediterranean cultureThe quality and quantity of projects that participated in the final selection of the EBTICAR call for proposals, 8th and 9th of July 2014 at the Villa Méditerranée in Marseille (France), offer a clear overview of the richness of digital media in the present Arab world.

 
Bashar al-Netanyahu
Gianluca Solera   

Bashar al-Netanyahu | babelmed | mediterranean cultureIt is difficult to add other things on what happens in Gaza these days, which has already raised the frustration and the disgust of thousands of squares around the world. The same movie is screened: Israeli massive military intervention against Palestinian rocket rainfall on the one hand, and large-scale destruction and numerous casualties in the Strip on the other hand.

 
The new role of the Kurds in the Middle Eastern chessboard
Federica Araco   

The new role of the Kurds in the Middle Eastern chessboard  | babelmed | mediterranean cultureThe violent attacks in Iraq and the siege of Kobanê are raising public awareness on the largest stateless people in the world which has turned into a key ally in the anti-jihadist international coalition. Interview with Iraqi Kurdish journalist Adib Fateh Ali.

 
Smuggled futures: the dangerous path of a migrant from Africa to Europe
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Smuggled futures: the dangerous path of a migrant from Africa to Europe | babelmed | mediterranean cultureThe Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime report explores motivations, methods and impacts of the increasingly potent and lucrative business of migrant smuggling from Africa to Europe.

 
Kobane faces its end amid mounting Kurdish anger
David Barchard   

Kobane faces its end amid mounting Kurdish anger | babelmed | mediterranean cultureIS closes in on small enclave in Syria; fears for massacre of remaining inhabitants, high risk to Ankara-Kurdish peace process.

 
Fight against IS helps PKK gain global legitimacy
Amberin Zaman   

Fight against IS helps PKK gain global legitimacy | babelmed | mediterranean cultureWestern officials say that given the Islamic State threat, it is only a matter of time before their governments initiate formal ties with the Kurdistan Workers Party and the Democratic Union Party, despite objections from Turkey.

 
“Turkey, of which I am a part of, is ready for this film”
Evrim Kaya   

“Turkey, of which I am a part of, is ready for this film” | babelmed | mediterranean culture“The Cut”, Turkish-German director Fatih Ak?n’s movie about the Armenian genocide will premiere at the Venice Film Festival, held from 27 August to 6 September. Ak?n, in an interview to “Agos” (Armenian newspaper published in Turkey), stated that his greatest wish was for the film to be screened in major theatres in Turkey.

 
Israeli strikes in Gaza as seen by Palestinian artists
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Israeli strikes in Gaza as seen by Palestinian artists  | babelmed | mediterranean cultureA group of Palestinian artists create arresting images from skome of Israeli rocket strikes in Gaza.

 
Collective punishment in Gaza
Rashid Khalidi   

Collective punishment in Gaza | babelmed | mediterranean cultureWhat is going on in Palestine today is not really about Hamas. It is not about rockets. It is not about “human shields” or terrorism or tunnels. It is about Israel’s permanent control over Palestinian land and Palestinian lives”.

 

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