Published in: oDR: InterviewWhat do persecuted Russian Muslim converts tell us about Putin’s Russia?
Interview: Olga Kravets discusses her book on Russian converts to Islam, and how their repression bodes ill for...
Published in: Home: FeatureDispatches from Westminster Greggs: ‘who’s Lorraine?’, GMB and Starmer beers
An openDemocracy contact found the following memo under a decaf flat white in the Westminster Greggs. We cannot...
From ‘Tickling Giants’ to making kids laugh: an interview with Bassem Youssef
The Egyptian comedian’s first book for young people tackles bullying, racism and discrimination among immigrant children.
The forgotten history of revolutionary Raqqa, and its deep wounds
An interview with Mazen Hassoun, a young Syrian researcher and the co-founder of the online outlet Raqqa Post.
Reporting Syria: this is a story about people – an interview with Rania Abouzeid
A conversation with reporter Rania Abouzeid about practising journalism, the role of media in the conflict, and the...
Published in: TransformationHas Tim Ryan lost his mind?
The movement for “mindfulness meditation” is growing, but can it break the modern political gridlock? An interview...