Yazan al-Saadi

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The Lebanese Film Festival, scheduled for January 18, has been postponed indefinitely because of the “security situation.”
Wednesday, January 8, 2014
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Lebanese media have typically maintained a certain level of bias when it comes to covering attacks in the country, even down to the coverage of the...
Monday, January 6, 2014
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Along one of the main roads cutting Lebanon’s Bekaa Valley in half, a number of Syrian refugee settlements have fallen victim to a scam involving a...
Tuesday, December 31, 2013
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Adam Curtis is a friendly anomaly in the world of journalism. An English journalist who has been working for the British Broadcasting Corporation (...
Monday, December 16, 2013
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Last week, two major Israeli publications profiled a start-up company that curates fashion and art products online, called ArtSetters, bragging about...
Friday, November 1, 2013
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Four years ago, a booklet titled “The Way to Happiness” found its way into a number of Lebanese public schools. Inside, the booklet lists 21 moral...
Thursday, October 17, 2013
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In Beirut, Western foreign correspondents tend to rely heavily on information from local fixers, who do the bulk of reporting for them. It is the...
Monday, September 30, 2013
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No one truly knows the exact number of "political" detainees in the numerous prisons scattered throughout Saudi Arabia. Various media agencies have...
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
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In Lebanon, informal tented settlements housing Syrian refugees are on the rise. Al-Akhbar visits the settlement of al-Minieh in northern Lebanon...
Monday, August 26, 2013
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The Western media have double standards when it comes to “terrorism.” Within hours after two bombs were detonated at the Boston Marathon last April,...
Saturday, August 17, 2013
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