Ahmed Shihab-Eldin

Ahmed Shihab-Eldin

palestinian by blood. american by birth. kuwaiti by nationality. egyptian by upbringing. austrian by adolescence. curious by nature.

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The Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights reported that its director of criminal justice, Karim Ennarah, was arrested on Wednesday in Dahab and taken to an undisclosed location.

‘To achieve liberation, Palestinians must take the next four years to look internally and revive a national movement that has been on its deathbed for decades.’ — By @Barahmeh ⁩

Protests erupt in #Brazil  after a black man was beaten to death by security guards outside a supermarket. #blm 

I wouldn’t put it past NBC to revive The Apprentice after Trump is escorted out of the White House. I would like to humbly suggest however that they consider him for The Biggest Loser, bc well ...

They even found plastic fibers just below the summit — at 27,690 feet above sea level — according to a new study. The fibers likely came off climbing gear, clothing, and tents. Microplastics have also been found in human poop and Arctic ice.

Deep frozen arctic microbes are waking up thanks to thawing permafrost that is releasing microorganisms with potentially deadly consequences.

The Solomon Islands Government has defended its decision to place a temporary ban on Facebook, a move it says is aimed at tackling cyberbullying and online defamation.

Hello @NPRLifeKit  I'm trying to access your podcast on @Spotify in the UK It is not appearing in Spotify. There is no way to access your show. Do you happen to know why? Thanks. Asking for a friend!

FACT: Netanyahu & the head of Israel's Mossad Yossi Cohen were in Neom, Saudi Arabia for more than 3 hours for a meeting with MBS. Meanwhile MBS still be acting like Shaggy.


Young people are showing up like woah

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This video of a father in #Beirut  trying to comfort and protect his son from the blast moved me to tears.

I met many passionate ppl protesting against Trump this weekend in NYC. But this woman's answer of why she was there was heart-breaking.

Each year, the U.S. seems to break its own world record for the deadliest mass shooting in history. Yet, shockingly, no real gun reform.

Driving in Humacao Puerto Rico, 36 days after Maria. Still no water, no power and residents tell us no FEMA. They’re relying on churches.

Germany cancelled Oktoberfest this year. Then spilled into the streets for #BlackLivesMatter . Unglaublich!

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Saudi Arabia’s state oil company @Aramco  has finally apologized for turning a migrant worker into a 'walking hand sanitizer' at its HQ. #حرام

In 2011 @YourAnonCentral  played a central role in the uprising in the Arab world. In 2020, the same can be true in the U.S. via @YouTube 

Lebanese security official announces that "explosive material" was stored in a warehouse in Beirut's port (a very heavily populated area). Israel has long accused Hezbollah of storing explosive weapons in downtown Beirut. At least 15 people killed and hundreds more injured.

Police say Black woman climbing Statue of Liberty says she will not come down willingly until 'All the children have been released.'"