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Yazan al-Saadi
On October 1, 2014, Bassem Chit passed away prematurely after a heart attack at the age of 34.
Thursday, October 2, 2014
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Rana Harbi
Lebanon’s civil society and humans rights organizations are taking an unyielding stand against Lebanon’s notorious kafala (sponsorship) system that...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Muhib Gameel
Recently, the first Egypt Comix Week event was held in Cairo, at the initiative of a number of NGOs. The art of cartoons and comics arguably has its...
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Bassam Alkantar
In a press conference held on Thursday, the families of the disappeared revealed that all the investigations carried out by the successive...
Friday, September 26, 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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Marah Mashi
The new school year started in Syria with 350,000 students. It is a record number despite the hardships of displacement, declining living standards...
Friday, September 19, 2014
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Yazan al-Saadi
Attacks on Syrians in Lebanon have been increasing and have become much more public and flagrant, especially after the events in Ersal. These attacks...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
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Louai Falha
Farmers [in the Bekaa Valley] are not ashamed of growing marijuana. For them, it is neither a disgrace nor a mistake, “We grow it to survive” they...
Saturday, September 13, 2014
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Eva Shoufi
In 1990, Lebanon closed the book on its civil war without any accountability and forgot about the 17,000 missing persons scattered in its pages and...
Friday, September 12, 2014
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