• Free ArabsWho are we?
  • Free ArabsWhat do we stand for?
  • Free ArabsWho supports us?

image sample A group of free-minded bloggers, journalists, and activists, we are based in the Middle East, North Africa and the rest of the world. Keen on perpetuating the democratic spirit of the Arab Spring, we confront both autocrats and extremists with audacious reporting and whistle-blowing, daring opinion-writing, and creative, edgy artwork.

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who we stand for tab thumb We fight authoritarianism and corruption, advocate free elections and open government, and champion civil rights. Speech, thought, opinion, belief, expression... all freedoms are our friends. Our baseline: Arabs too are worthy of universal Human rights! ... And we're fun! Intellectual curiosity, creativity, and humor are our staples. Join the club!

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who supports us tab thumb Launched with financial support from a small group of independent Arab journalists, Free Arabs is—and vows to remain—totally independent of any government or political party, group or institution. We do not—and will not—pursue any other agenda than those stated in our editorial line: figting corruption, defending democracy, and promoting creativity.

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VIDEOS.POKING FUN AT THE CALIPHATE

Amid all the drama, destruction and massacre created by ISIS in the Mideast, it is hard to lighten up. Yet the group’s worldview is nothing short of laughable. Already, comedians online took note. More >


 <span class=video_span>VIDEOS.</span>POKING FUN AT THE CALIPHATE
VIDEOS.POKING FUN AT THE CALIPHATE
 <span class=video_span>ISIS.</span>TAKE THAT, CALIPH!
ISIS.TAKE THAT, CALIPH!
 <span class=video_span>TRUTH HURTS.</span> DON'T TRUST BIGOTS WITH REFORM
TRUTH HURTS. DON'T TRUST BIGOTS WITH REFORM

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