St. Georges Hotel wins license to rebuild after decades of Solidere struggle

A giant "Stop Solidere" sign drapes over the St. Georges Hotel for all to see. (Allan Leonard)

The Beirut municipality has granted the owner of the famous St. Georges Hotel, Fadi el Khoury, a license to rebuild and renovate the damaged landmark. After several years of dispute with Solidere, commemorated with a giant “Stop Solidere”…


Women on Twitter speak up about harassment and rape in Lebanon

(Illustrated: Christina Atik) Sex education and harassment article

Women in Lebanon took to Twitter during the late hours of Saturday, February 15 to voice stories of sexual harassment,…