Yemen

Hadramout Women’s Team for Peace: The Struggle to Reopen al-Rayyan International Airport and al-Dhaba Road
Civil Society

Hadramout Women’s Team for Peace: The Struggle to Reopen al-Rayyan International Airport and al-Dhaba Road

Since Mukalla was seized by terrorists in April 2015, al-Rayyan International Airport has been closed. Both freight and passenger traffic…
Did Arabic Singing Originate in Yemen?
Art

Did Arabic Singing Originate in Yemen?

In the pre-Islamic era, Arabic singing and music were still emerging and in their very early stages. However, the south…
Alzheimer’s
Short Story

Alzheimer’s

“Being away from you consumes me…”  With these words she began her letter to him. Her mind took her back…
Ana Insan Madani with Rashad al-Samei
Ana Insan Madani

Ana Insan Madani with Rashad al-Samei

Ana Insan Madani is a recurring column in al-Madaniya Magazine where we present prominent Yemeni figures from a variety of…
Child Labor, Fear, and the Loss of a Generation in Yemen
Society

Child Labor, Fear, and the Loss of a Generation in Yemen

  “Any country, any society which does not care for its children is no nation at all.” Nelson Mandela Readers are…
A Day in the Life of a Rural Woman Worker
Society

A Day in the Life of a Rural Woman Worker

I ask my mother if the rainy season has begun. She tells me that it has not started yet and…
May 22: Exhuming Memory
Civil Society

May 22: Exhuming Memory

Many are the  moments in history that aspired to re-establish unity, some of which led to further divisions. The problem does…
The Madrasa al-Shamsiya and its Role in Community Awareness in the Mid-twentieth Century
Culture

The Madrasa al-Shamsiya and its Role in Community Awareness in the Mid-twentieth Century

In early Islamic history, in addition to their religious role, mosques served as important learning centers. Education took place in…
Notes on the Cultural Scene in Yemen
Culture

Notes on the Cultural Scene in Yemen

 On the meaning of culture In Yemen, when talking about culture, one often thinks about literature, journalism, music and visual…
Silkworm: The Thoughts of a Cleaning Man
Short Story

Silkworm: The Thoughts of a Cleaning Man

After an evening full of dust, rustling plastic bags, and other waste from passersby, I stand on the pavement leaning…
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