Beirut’s Golden Crown of Polluted Air

Lebanon’s coasts have been lying under a great yellow cloud, making sure we go about our daily lives with pride -- to be proud for embracing a golden crow of smog. This not-so-surprising phenomenon is obviously caused by…

Neighborhood Novellas

The Sun Also Rises on Sabra and Shatila

It was a warm Thursday morning as I stuffily sat in the taxi next to my friend waiting…

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

Revolution in Existence

  You crash And burn And rectify In attempt to find identity Individuality Humanity A home.   You…

Opinion

Beirut’s Golden Crown of Polluted Air

Lebanon’s coasts have been lying under a great yellow cloud, making sure we go about our daily lives with pride…