Six years after Obama's historic speech, here's what young people are saying.
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Renowned Spanish soccer club FC Barcelona headed to Israel and Palestine on a "Sport & Peace Tour."
Last week, PolicyMic’s Anna Therese Day caught up with award-winning investigative war reporter, Jeremy Scahill, to discuss his new film, "Dirty Wars." Here's the third part of her interview.
PolicyMic’s Anna Therese Day interviews award-winning investigative war reporter, Jeremy Scahill, on his new film, 'Dirty Wars.' In Part 2, they focus on the Al Awlaki family.
A one-on-one interview with award-winning investigative war reporter, Jeremy Scahill. Scahill discusses American counterterrorism, and his new film, 'Dirty Wars.' Part one of a three-part series.
On the fourth anniversary of the conclusion of Israel’s Operation Cast Lead, scenes from the destruction of the Hamas-Israel wars of both 2009 and 2012.
Scenes of the civilian life in the ongoing crisis in Syria.
Pundit Anna Day traveled to Gaza and captured the Israel-Hamas war from the perspective of the Palestinians living in Gaza. These 17 photos tell the story.
When it comes to student loan reform, it's one step forward and five steps back.
A glimpse into Ramadan 2012 in occupied East Jerusalem.
Tuesday marks Palestine's Nakba Day, or "Catastrophe Day," to mark the displacement of Palestinians from their homes in Israel in the 1948 war. Follow along live.
A 4/20 message to the U.S. from the people of Mexico: Legalize Drugs to End the Violence! Mexico's Movement for Peace with Justice & Dignity has "had it up to here" with the War on Drugs.
Islam should be treated as any other religion which finds its place in a liberal democracy under the right to freedom of expression.
In her recent PolicyMic post, Condoleezza Rice states that America tries its best at building democracy in the Middle East. Anna Day responds.
Despite its talk, the Bush administration did not consistently pursue democracy promotion across the Middle East.
As the Palestinian statehood bid approaches, what do the Palestinian youth want Americans to know about their situation? Anna Therese Day caught up with a few young Palestinians to hear their perspectives.
Protests erupted in Cairo this weekend at the Israeli Embassy and at the home of the Israeli ambassador.
The new Israeli #J14 social movement may struggle to sustain itself in light of underlying tensions within the movement and the up-coming declaration of Palestinian statehood.
What do the Israeli youth think about this month's flotilla fiasco? PolicyMic's Anna Therese Day caught up with a few young Jewish Israelis to share their perspectives.
Reporter Anna Therese Day was covering Egyptian opposition demonstrations when clashes with the Egyptian police escalated into one of the largest protests since the Egyptian Revolution.
Freelance American journalist Anna Therese Day captured the following pictures on the front lines of the violent clashes of Egypt's Anger Friday.
After weeks of popular protest and government resistance, the Hosni Mubarack regime was overthrown in what became known as the Egyptian Revolution of 2011. Freelance American journalist Anna Therese Day captured the following pictures during the historic weeks of Egypt’s democratic upheaval.
As long as there are Iman al-Obeidys, we need Lara Logans to bring stories of sexual assault in conflict zones to light.
A "dumb blonde" question goes a long way when trying to defuse a heated room full of Hezbollah fighters.
As revolutionary protests sweep through Bahrain, Anna Day caught up with one activist who describes in horrific detail the death of his cousin and discusses U.S. policy in the country.