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An Afar Wedding in Eritrea

Eritrea, a small African nation on the Red Sea, is surrounded by sectarian religious strife, yet maintains a remarkable amity and unity among its various peoples. Roughly half Christian and half Muslim, Eritrea shuns military alliances and economic dependency on the West. To keep the peace, the government makes sure …

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You never really stop being a refugee: Sulaiman Addonia

SNEHA VAKHARIA Are you still an immigrant? Sulaiman Addonia pauses. Then massages his forehead with his fingers. “Wow. That’s a tough question. Give me a moment.” There’s a moment’s quiet, and we both listen to the ambient sounds of Barkha Dutt talking about her book on a stage on the …

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