QED in the Media

Bayan Khatib: “Expression Beats Repression”

Bayan Khatib, QED Communications Director, gives a talk titled: “My Journey from Syria, to UTM, to Writing, and to Syrian Community Activism” at the University of Toronto, at Mississauga. By Zaynab Alkali • Photographer: Shifa Siddiqui • March 20th, 2017 This article was originally published at The Medium, the University of…...

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Aisha Khaja Interviews Sarah Attia & Bayan Khatib

In August 2016, Khaled Al-Qazzaz returned to Canada after a 3 year ordeal in Egypt of wrongful imprisonment and travel ban. Within a few months, Khaled and his wife Sarah Attia, along with friends, founded the Al-Qazzaz Foundation for Education & Development. The foundation aims to foster equity of access…...

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Former political prisoner Khaled Al-Qazzaz overcomes trauma by giving back – CBCNEWS

“As he lay awake in a insect-infested cell in the solitary confinement wing of an Egyptian prison, one thought kept Khaled Al-Qazzaz going. If they ever made it out alive, he told his prison-mate Mohamed Fahmy, one day they would meet again in Toronto — free. He would reunite with…...

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