Aline Sara is a Lebanese-American journalist based in Beirut, Lebanon. She has contributed to the Dubai-based TRENDS magazine, IRIN, as well as French publications Arabies Magazine and Le Courrier International. Born and raised in New York, Aline attended the French Lycée. She is passionate about intercultural exchange, with a natural penchant for the Middle East, where she likes to focus on human and women’s rights. Aline completed her undergraduate studies at Tufts University in Boston, Massachusetts where she majored in Psychology and minored in Moral and Political philosophy. Aline is most interested in the relation between psycho-social components of a given society and political unraveling. Fluent in both English and French, and with conversational knowledge in Arabic and Spanish, Aline loves to hit the road and explore as many different countries and cultures as possible.