Chief AUBMC Surgeon discusses operating on injured Palestinians in Gaza

A chief surgeon at the American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUMBC) shared his recent experience operating on injured Palestinians in the Great Return March and peaceful protests in Gaza with guests at the Issam Fares Institute for…

Neighborhood Novellas

The “forbidden” taste of Palestine

“The taste reminds them of Palestine. That’s why people love our ice cream,” said Khamis Ghafour, better known…

Diaspora Voices

A Twist of Shawarma in Mexico: One Taco de pastor, Please!

Mexican food produced outside Mexico differs exponentially  from what is actually consumed in Mexico. This is mainly due…

Sports

Lebanon’s Rugby: Take The Sect Out Of The Game

There were some rather surreal weeks in Tripoli from 2002 to 2004. For one, the salad bowl-like municipal…

Poetry

This aching ghost town

  This ghost town needs not Your sympathy Your needless speeches Your endless hypocritical lingo.   This ghost…