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Amjad Yaghi
Escaping death only to find death. That is what Gazans have become good at in the past few years. Few decided to emigrate during the war but the...
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
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Mohammad Abdel Rahman
Although he had been absent from the TV screen since June, Egyptian talk show host Bassem Youssef continues to create controversy. Every now and...
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
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Firas Abou-Mosleh
Residents of Beiruti neighborhoods, affected by the disruption at the UNESCO power station, are beginning to feel what their fellow citizens living...
Monday, September 8, 2014
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Zainab Hawi
“Photos and videos of Islamic State (IS) beheading Lebanese soldier Abbas Mudlij,” was the headline in a number of electronic news sites and social...
Monday, September 8, 2014
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Eva Shoufi
In Lebanon, regressive laws still govern the lives of the weak. Marginalized segments are constantly bullied, knocked down, and forbidden from love...
Saturday, September 6, 2014
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Mouhamad Wehbe
It has become even easier for real estate tycoons to take over public property. They have already taken over the al-Daliyeh area and today they have...
Friday, September 5, 2014
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Hadeel Farfour
The Beirut Municipality is still unconvinced that Horsh Beirut, the Pine Forest urban park, is a public space. The issue is no longer about the...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Mawada Bahah
The events in Syria did not only change the demographics in the country, but also brought major changes to the economic map and the geographic...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Ahmad Mohsen
It is not a question of freedom, as it may seem. It is a little more complicated than the fashionable bra crisis, with all due respect of course to...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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