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Hadeel Farfour
The piece of wood that the woman, who looked to be in her sixties, was carrying was not a cane but a sign that she tirelessly tried to hold up as she...
Thursday, October 9, 2014
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Radwan Mortada
The Abdullah Azzam Brigades (AAB), the most prominent secret Lebanese jihadi organization, is trying to make a comeback. The group was dealt several...
Monday, October 6, 2014
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Chloé Benoist
On September 24, Lebanese gay rights organization Helem celebrated its tenth anniversary. In the past decade, Helem, the first group of its kind in...
Thursday, October 2, 2014
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Ghufran Mustafa
Wadi Abu Jamil has disappeared. All erstwhile features of this historical Beirut district have vanished, and with them, their names. Nothing is left...
Thursday, October 2, 2014
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Chloé Benoist
On September 24, Lebanese gay rights organization Helem celebrated its tenth anniversary. In the past decade, Helem, the first group of its kind in...
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Lebanese army supporters entered the Beirut offices of Qatar-owned satellite channel Al-Jazeera Sunday, after a journalist published tweets...
Monday, September 29, 2014
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Rawan Ezzeddin
Inspired by the working-class neighborhood of Darb al-Ahmar in Cairo, the theatrical performance of “Lost and Found” is set to be performed at the...
Thursday, September 25, 2014
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Radwan Mortada
There appears to be no hope on the horizon: The kidnapped soldiers are being treated as martyrs by the government. This is a fait accompli for the...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
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Hussein Mahdi
Lebanese University resident physicians at the Beirut government hospital organized a sit-in today inside the hospital to protest the fact that they...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
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