Despite the benefits that the CDR is promising from the Bisri Dam project, environmental activists are not convinced and for good reason.
“Here, people don’t want others to feel unsafe.”
The LU strike saw independent movements finding a space of resistance & members of sectarian parties putting their needs ahead of party loyalty.
Does the LGBTQ+ community in Lebanon trust healthcare providers? Do future doctors accept queer patients?
It’s high time that hegemonic “feminine” standards are ousted by the realities of what it means to be a woman. Marlene Juliane’s art does that.
In Jowan Safadi, radical art meets radical politics. The Palestinian musician makes provocative and accessible political music that’s much lacking in the Arab world.
Professors at the Lebanese University are on strike, demanding their rights from the government but putting the futures of students at risk. Students react:
For over a hundred years, women have willingly put up with the ridicule, the belittling, and the pushback from the public to advocate for women’s rights in Lebanon. And they had previously been forgotten.
Women in Lebanon are angry, and rightfully so. Nationality, criminal, personal status, and labour laws.
The lack of a proper waste management framework and monitoring process leaves room for the illegitimate private gain of authorities in charge of costly waste incinerator projects.