NSSF Scandal Shows the True Colors of Lebanese Government

Disclaimer: this was originally published as a press release by UnitedForLebanon, and was written by Serene Abdul Baki, English Content Associate at Bees Road Publications and UnitedForLebanon. In one of the biggest public scandals erupting against one of Lebanon’s…

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…

Opinion

Dear International Community, Spare Us your Hypocrisy

Each year, Palestinians inside the land of historical Palestine and in the Diaspora commemorate Nakba Day and demand the right…