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Iraqi and Cambodian Artists turn war metal leftovers to works of art By: Niam Itani, Co-Founder at Snazzy Bazaar Growing up during the Lebanese Civil War, which officially ended more than 25 years ago, I am constantly amazed at how that war continues to define me as a human being.  The war has left an everlasting mark on me. I tried to get rid of its traces for many years, but eventually I surrendered and embraced the fact that it will always shape who I am.  This is why I find myself in awe of people who are able to rise above war...

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A couple of months ago, we were at Kamoli, a snazzy little coffee place on Calle Loiza in Santurce for our weekly offsite meeting.  A cappucino or was it a mimosa?  Anyways, after two of those, we walked out to the street and this caught our attention. We knew just enough Spanish to understand what this meant and it immediately piqued our curiosity.  A store called "Buttons", hmm, we had to check it out.  Mind you, this sign was hanging on the patio of a house.  Well, this is Puerto Rico and we have been here long enough to know...

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