Selected published work organized by date:

The Violence Was Once Mine
April 19, 2016
an essay 

Hope for Sale
A #VQRTrueStory Essay
Jan 4, 2016
Maseru, Lesotho

Inside the Fight to Unionize Lebanon’s Domestic Workers
Aug 31, 2015
Beirut and Addis Ababa


June 4, 2015
Djibouti City, Djibouti




Why the World Missed Yemen’s Downward Spiral
April 20, 2015




Requiem for Yemen’s Revolution 
Jan 25, 2015




Playing a Double Game in the Fight Against AQAP
Jan 21, 2015



A Bloody Conundrum Beckons As Yemen Slides Into Civil War

Oct 29, 2014



Between Tradition and Modernity
Aug 7, 2014
Tbilisi, Georgia



 Women, War, and PTSD
November/December 2013


A Voice of Authority Emerges From the Opposition in Yemen 
June 21, 2012
Taiz, Yemen


In Yemen, New Leader Faces Threats in the South
March 17, 2012
Aden, Yemen

Yemen’s Election Ensures Leader’s Exit
Feb 21, 2012
Sanaa, Yemen

Somalis Still Flood Yemen, Going From Worse to Bad
Dec 9, 2011
Aden, Yemen

Ancient City Anchors Political Standoff in Yemen
Nov 2, 2011
Taiz, Yemen

From Mosque to MASH Unit in Yemeni Crisis Zone
Oct 22, 2011
Sanaa, Yemen

After Generations of Making Do, Yemenis Take Their New Hardships in Stride 
Sept 16, 2011
Sanaa, Yemen

U.S. Shifts to Seek Removal of Yemen’s Leader, an Ally
April 3, 2011
Sanaa, Yemen 

Weakening Web of Tribal Support Softens Yemen Leader’s Grip
March 23, 2011
Sanaa, Yemen


Are Yemen’s protests going to bring another revolution?
Jan 27, 2011

Sanaa, Yemen


Yemen diverted US counterrorism aid meant to tackle Al Qaeda, WikiLeaks reveals
Dec6, 2010
Sanaa, Yemen 

Yemen’s fishermen caught between Somali pirates and pirate hunters
June 17, 2009
Sanaa/Mukalla, Yemen



Iraqis who worked for Army denied US entry
July 27, 2008
Cairo, Egypt