Jordan’s raw landscape is a photographer’s delight. The Raghadan Flagpole is a landmark in the Jordanian capital of Amman. It rests in a compound in the Raghadan Palace which was once home to King Abdullah I. So big is this flagpole, it can be seen from 20 kilometres away.
Rachel Cohen’s Common Raven earring combines the Islamic crescent moon, Jewish Star of David, and a Christian cross. Photo: Common Raven/Facebook In East Jerusalem, Israeli and Palestinian tension continues to mount, as usual. With constant death on both sides of the conflict, citizens throughout the region are on high alert for everything from knife attacks to bombings; the current wave of violence is just the most recent escalation of a terror that’s wormed its way into daily life. And yet, that daily life continues—even when it comes to fashion.