Without political ties, healthcare access in Lebanon is more difficult

Healthcare provider checks in on patient in Lebanon. (Al-Fanar Media)

While the Lebanese healthcare system has been resilient in navigating through previous phases of political instability, the stress experienced by it during the current period of anti-government protests is challenging on many levels. In a press release issued…


Non-violence will carry the Lebanese revolution forward

A sign that reads "Let us protest in a civilized way so that you don't have an excuse to kill us."(Mohamed Azakir/Reuters/Al Jazeera) violent in the Lebanese protests

Revolutions are hardly ever associated with non-violence, especially when they intend to overthrow an authoritarian system. The forces in power…