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I Steal From History To Look At The Present

I Steal From History To Look At The Present

When the US seized Baghdad, the soldiers celebrated by destroying art. Removing contemporary politics, this destruction illustrates how little has changed psychologically in the 1500 years since the barbarian sack of Rome. With one notable difference.

When the US seized Baghdad, the soldiers celebrated by destroying art. Removing contemporary politics, this destruction illustrates how little has changed psychologically in the 1500 years since the barbarian sack of Rome....

10+ Before-And-After Pics Reveal What War Did To The Largest City In Syria

10+ Before-And-After Pics Reveal What War Did To The Largest City In Syria

20 photos of the same places, before and after the Syrian war of the city of "Aleppo". One of the oldest inhabited cities in the world. In 19 July 2012 an ongoing military confrontation began in Aleppo, the largest city in...

20 photos of the same places, before and after the Syrian war of the city of "Aleppo". One of the oldest inhabited cities in the world. In 19 July 2012 an...

Before and After ISIS: Heartbreaking Photos Of Destroyed Historical Monuments In Syria

Before and After ISIS: Heartbreaking Photos Of Destroyed Historical Monuments In Syria

A year after it was taken by ISIS, the Syrian city of Palmyra was recently retaken Syrian forces backed by Russian airstrikes. Previously home to many of the world's most treasured historical sites, many artifacts were destroyed by the Islamist forces...

A year after it was taken by ISIS, the Syrian city of Palmyra was recently retaken Syrian forces backed by Russian airstrikes. Previously home to many of the world's most treasured...

Once Upon A War: Syrian Refugee Kids Dress Up As Disney Princesses To Show The Importance Of Education

Once Upon A War: Syrian Refugee Kids Dress Up As Disney Princesses To Show The Importance Of Education

As a Syrian artist, I always feel the need to give back to my country. Unfortunately, Syrian refugees are becoming associated with terrorism. I wanted to create a project that would clear the stereotypes that people have about Syrian refugees and...

As a Syrian artist, I always feel the need to give back to my country. Unfortunately, Syrian refugees are becoming associated with terrorism. I wanted to create a project that would...

“World media” by Leemarej ‪#‎PrayForTheWorld‬

“World media” by Leemarej ‪#‎PrayForTheWorld‬

Jerameel Lu, a talented pencil artist, posted this image to criticize the media's response to the tragic attacks that happened this weekend in Paris. As he writes on his Facebook page, "this piece is only against the almost unequal treatment of...

Jerameel Lu, a talented pencil artist, posted this image to criticize the media's response to the tragic attacks that happened this weekend in Paris. As he writes on his Facebook page,...

Artists Around The World Respond To Tragic Death Of 3-Year-Old Syrian Refugee

Artists Around The World Respond To Tragic Death Of 3-Year-Old Syrian Refugee

Turkish police found the body of a 3-year-old Syrian refugee – Aylan Kurdi – who had drowned together with his 5-year-old brother Ghalib and mother Rehan in the Mediterranean sea while trying to escape Syria. Images of his lifeless body went...

Turkish police found the body of a 3-year-old Syrian refugee – Aylan Kurdi – who had drowned together with his 5-year-old brother Ghalib and mother Rehan in the Mediterranean sea while...

Turkish Bride & Groom Spend Their Wedding Day Feeding 4,000 Refugees

Turkish Bride & Groom Spend Their Wedding Day Feeding 4,000 Refugees

For many, their wedding is “their day,” but this generous couple decided to make it about others. Fethullah Üzümcüoğlu, 24, and Esra Polat, 20, of Turkey, decided to spend the money they had received for the wedding feeding Syrian refugees instead....

For many, their wedding is “their day,” but this generous couple decided to make it about others. Fethullah Üzümcüoğlu, 24, and Esra Polat, 20, of Turkey, decided to spend the money...

Social Experiment: Would You Help A Freezing Child In Need?

Social Experiment: Would You Help A Freezing Child In Need?

SOS Mayday, part of the SOS Children's Villages action network in Norway, released a heart-wrenching social experiment video to raise awareness of displaced children in Syria who lack coats to weather the winter. In the video, a young boy sits at...

SOS Mayday, part of the SOS Children's Villages action network in Norway, released a heart-wrenching social experiment video to raise awareness of displaced children in Syria who lack coats to weather...