Yesterday, we as a nation remembered the fallen men and women of the US military. Two months after the 10th anniversary of the start of the war in Iraq, this Memorial Day we honored the almost 4,500 US troops who were killed in that war by recognizing their sacrifice to… Read more
“I feel blessed waking up every day knowing that my parents are still alive,” – EPIC intern Farah Rasool, who lived in the heart of Baghdad with her family until late 2006.
Imagine waking up one day and finding yourself without a family. As adults living in the United States… Read more
On May 4th, EPIC’s partner organization, the Sponsor Iraqi Children Foundation, held its very first 5-kilometer run, in Fairfax, Virginia, entitled “In Their Shoes.” The run raised an incredible amount of money – over $30,000 – for orphans and street kids in Iraq. The 160+ participants included Iraqi-Americans, the former… Read more
Last week, our executive director Erik sat down with Ahmed Ali to discuss the challenges facing Iraq’s education system, and the value of programs like PHOTOVOICE IRAQ: Picturing Change. Ahmed is not only an Iraq analyst and scholar whose work has been published in Foreign Policy Magazine and the… Read more
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