When was the last time you exploded? Let all your frustration and angst out into the universe? When was the last time you experienced catharsis?
Ever since the Ottoman era, civil marriage has been banned due to sectarian and political reasons. This has forced several couples to wed abroad, and then return to Lebanon to register their marriages as “foreign.”
“I am not naive to think that people will change because of campaigns or workshops.
The KAFA protest is particularly significant in the context of the upcoming parliamentary elections, with many signs stating that their bearers will not be voting for “patriarchal ideology.”