Susan Korah

Susan Korah is an Ottawa-based journalist. She has a Master of Journalism degree from Carleton University and a special interest in freedom of religion and belief and freedom of expression. She is a Suriani, an Orthodox Christian of the Syriac/Aramaic rite.

Bio last modified October 19th, 2020.
Articles by Susan Korah
  • Lest We Forget Lebanon

    Susan Korah

    Despite historic pacts between Israel and its Arab neighbours, Middle East peace remains a chimera if Lebanon is left behind, Susan Korah writes.

  • Restraining the Genocidal Hand

    Susan Korah

    A victory for Rohingya refugees at the International Court of Justice is a small but crucial step in the long march against genocide, contributor Susan Korah reports.

  • Miracle on the Gaza Strip

    Susan Korah

    Thanks to activist groups, 50 Palestinian Christians will join family in the West Bank for Christmas. In the fraught area where Christ was born, that is a small miracle, Susan Korah writes.

  • What We Owe the Victims of ISIS

    Susan Korah

    The Yazidi people of the Middle East deserve justice and respect, not just sympathy or pity, for fighting so valiantly with the West, writes Convivium contributor Susan Korah.

  • Following The Yellow Arrows

    Susan Korah

    Eighty-year-old Betty Hope Gittens walked the Camino with a God-given strength and the assurance that He would be with her through every step of the way – a journey she compares to walking the way of God’s will for her life.

  • Cracks in Canada’s Media Freedom

    Susan Korah

    The good news, Convivium contributor Susan Korah reports, is Canadian journalists aren’t murdered like their global colleagues. The bad news is subtle intimidation and harassment that lets the powerful keep their secrets.

  • Speaking of Christchurch

    Susan Korah

    Marking the month’s passage since Muslims at prayer were attacked and murdered in New Zealand’s largest city, Convivium contributor Susan Korah hopes it will provoke a common outcry against the violence that afflicts all faith communities.

  • Refugees By Any Name

    Susan Korah

    Canadian Elizabeth Woods is leading a Jesuit Refugee Service urban support program in Jordan, writes Convivium contributor Susan Korah. In the spirit of accompanying displaced people on their journey, this service offers personalized services and visits with follow-ups to refugee families. 

  • From Nightmare to Nobel for Nadia Murad

    Susan Korah

    Convivium contributor Susan Korah traces the ascent of the young Yazidi woman whose escape from horrifying sex slavery at the hands of ISIS has brought her a date in December where she’ll be given the Nobel Prize in the presence of the King of Sweden.