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Hussein Mahdi
One result of the commodification of education, according to former Labor Minister Charbel Nahas, is seeing young people resort to private higher...
Monday, February 16, 2015
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The Lebanese teachers’ union has decided to correct state exams while continuing to agitate for the approval of the wage scale, according to a...
Monday, August 18, 2014
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Maha Zaraket
Former Minister Charbel Nahas turned 60 on Saturday. He spent the past few years fighting to embarrass the [Lebanese economic and political] system,...
Monday, August 18, 2014
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Updated 5:00 pm: Lebanese education minister Elias Bou Saab said on Tuesday he was temporarily holding off on giving passing marks to all students...
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
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Hadeel Farfour
Will fireworks light up the sky once again this year as students celebrate the results of their official exams? Usually, only a student who passes...
Friday, August 8, 2014
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Faten Elhajj
Agriculture Ministry employee Dr. Ali Berro ended his hunger strike at the urging of several parties, most notably the Union Coordination Committee (...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
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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 most powerful workers union on Thursday vowed to keep up with strikes and street protests after Parliament failed to convene a session to...
Thursday, June 19, 2014
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