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Magda Sakaan and her father, Walid, shared memories at StoryCorps in 2019 of their time in Syria prior to the war there. Eleanor Vassili hide caption

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StoryCorps

'I Have These Dreams Where I Go Back.' Dad And Daughter Mourn A Syria They Once Knew

Before civil war devastated Syria, Walid Sakaan's home country, his daughter Magda moved there. At StoryCorps, Walid and Magda remember family they haven't visited in years.

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Habla Paisano My Dad vs. Yours

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'Useful Delusions' Examines How Beliefs Can Be Powerful In Positive And Negative Ways

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Magda Sakaan and her father, Walid, shared memories at StoryCorps in 2019 of their time in Syria prior to the war there. Eleanor Vassili hide caption

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'I Have These Dreams Where I Go Back.' Dad And Daughter Mourn A Syria They Once Knew

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