Razan Azzarkani

Razan Azzarkani

Razan Azzarkani is a Next Leader at the Institute for Policy Studies. 

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"Only 10 percent of Gazans have access to safe drinking water, almost half of the population is unemployed, and over 70 percent live in poverty." (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
America’s Treatment of Palestinians Has Grown Horrendously Cruel
On May 14, Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner, and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin smiled for pictures in front of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. “Big day for Israel,“ Donald Trump tweeted . “Congratulations!“ Meanwhile , just miles away in Gaza, Yazan...
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"She talked about the women who aren’t talked about: the domestic workers, the women working for minimum wage, women who have no choice but to be silent about their abuse because they have a family to feed." (Photo: Guian Bolisay / Flickr) Views
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Hollywood Won’t Destroy Sexism, But We Can
This month’s Golden Globes were the first awards ceremony held since #MeToo went viral. To commemorate it, celebrities brought social justice activists along as their plus-ones, and many more wore black to show support with the Time’s Up movement, a new Hollywood initiative to purge the industry of...
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Thursday, July 27, 2017
Don’t Let Corporations Pick What Websites You Visit
Think about the websites you visit. The movies you stream. The music you listen to online. The animal videos that are just too cute not to share. Now think about the freedom to use the internet however and whenever you choose being taken away from you. That’s exactly what Verizon, AT&T, Comcast...
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