While Lebanon has historically attained a reputation of maintaining a bare minimum of press freedom, it now seems to have adopted the “Arab Tyrant Manual.”
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu may (or may not) begin to lead cabinet discussions concerning.
As the economic crisis keeps unfolding & corruption remains rampant, having free voices is essential to properly understanding public needs.
While Grand corruption is not in the list of core international crimes over which the ICC has jurisdiction, the Court can investigate crimes against humanity.
What will it take to sustain the workers movement on the long run?
While the army was meant to maintain Taif’s division of power and address intra-Lebanese violence, it is not perceived as a neutral institution in Tripoli.
“European Union member states are co-opting the pandemic to reinforce deadly border policies,” said Haidi Sadik, a spokesperson at Sea-Watch.
The neoliberal economic planning and militaristic hegemony Tripoli is resisting today is deeply rooted in perceptions of Tripoli since the 1990s.
Their rights, already denied by the country’s Kafala system, are further threatened by COVID-19 movement restrictions.
Who will benefit from legalizing marijuana? Similar to the tobacco industry, it most certainly is not the cannabis farmers.