Features

In Pictures: A Middle Eastern Identity Decoded
Born to Palestinian-Jordanian parents, photographer Farah Foudeh grew tired of the Middle East’s visual identity being shaped by voyeuristic Western lenses – seen over and over again, as the ‘other’. So, she picked up a camera, and got to work
Adam Baidawi
The Quiet Fire of Nadine Njeim
She may be the star of the biggest Ramadan TV series in the Middle East, but Nadine Nassib Njeim’s message is global: no more weak female characters, no more broken women… a new era of power has arrived
Why Your Opinions Usually Aren’t Your Own
Cass Sunstein’s new book, Conformity, explores the secret (and sometimes alarming) power of social influences
Clay Skipper
As The Islamic Faith Meets New Challenges, Tolerance Is The Way Forward
While we may be in a period of both promise and threat, the only way to progress is as one
Omar Saif Ghobash
Leena Alghouti's New Menswear Swerves
As disruption sweeps the fashion world, social media star Leena Alghouti offers her take on the narrative of modesty, and why she loves menswear's new moves
Sarah Ben Romdane
Photography Duo Christto & Andrew Mesh Futurism And Colour To Create Impact
Straddling the Middle East and the West, the duo's work transcends geographical borders.
Adam Baidawi
At Long Last, DJ Khaled Gets Real
Yes, he still speaks in third person. Sure, he’s more than happy to bless you up. But, as DJ Khaled – the all-love, all-conquering musical phenomenon – has learned, nothing is more major key than fatherhood
Adam Baidawi