Hanna Gharib

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Lebanon’s most powerful workers union announced a general strike for Wednesday for all public sector workers over Parliament’s failure to approve a...
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
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Members of Lebanon’s powerful workers’ union protested outside the Ministry of Economy in Beirut Wednesday morning to pressure the government into...
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
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Lebanon’s education minister Elias Bou Saab called for a resolution of the wage scale dispute on Wednesday, adding that he would not compel teachers...
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
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Faten Elhajj
Even though we are now in the 11th hour, the scenarios for what will happen at the legislative session scheduled for today to decide on the wage hike...
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
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Teachers and civil servants protested outside the VAT complex in Beirut Wednesday in the latest in a series of sit-ins to demand Parliament pass a...
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
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Marc Abizeid
Overworked, underpaid and ignored by the government for decades, Lebanon’s school teachers and civil sector workers say they can no longer bear the...
Monday, June 2, 2014
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Faten Elhajj
There are many items on labor activists’ agendas for reforming the union movement in Lebanon, which suffers from an ineffective and corrupt...
Friday, October 25, 2013
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Mohammad Zbeeb
The Lebanon’s Union Coordination Committee (UCC) will soon be back in the streets. It won’t fall for the government’s trick of approving the salary...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
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Faten Elhajj
Last month, when union leader Hanna Gharib was dismissed from his teaching position at Beirut’s Mar Elias Battina High School, it was not viewed by...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
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