“Mar Mikhael and Gemmayze are residential areas and people seem to have forgotten their history."
JoinedOctober 28, 2019
Chloe Khoury is a Lebanese writer who decided to stay in Lebanon to shed light on the situation and to help make a difference for her country, from her country.
More than 170,000 people held hands to cover a 171-kilometer distance along Lebanon’s coastal roads, from Tripoli in the North to Tyre in the South.
Purple thumbs took over my people’s Instagram accounts. The ink covering their fingers seems impossible to remove.
“I regret the day I was born Lebanese,” Ahmad, a taxi driver, told Beirut Today. “All I can think of is how to leave."