People have waited for too long to give additional chances for those in power to accept piecemeal and sequential reforms. Their economic welfare is no longer separable from their political dignity, especially when insults to their lives –and their intelligence– are perpetrated on a daily basis.
When access to social services is used as a deliberate strategy by politicians to gain support, healthcare inequalities are exacerbated.
There are clear economic and imperial incentives for the United States to ramp up its aggression towards Iran.
Nidal Ayoub was interrogated by the Cybercrimes Bureau Tuesday on charges including insulting the president and “undermining the prestige of the state.”
Protesters consider the new PM to be a part of the same ruling class that lead the country into the current economic crisis.
BEIRUT: Former Education Minister Hassan Diab was tasked this Thursday with forming the next Lebanese.
Today, infrastructure in Lebanon continues to be a site for political struggle and economic gain.