CULTURE & HERITAGE

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After several weeks of organizing and documentation by activists, the minister of environment has called for a halt to a port project that threatens...

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Today Karantina is home to the massive concert and frequent rave venue "Forum De Beyrouth," where Snoop Dogg, Arman Van Buuren, Cirque Du Soleil and...

ENVIRONMENT & PUBLIC SPACE

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One of the great things about the internet is that there is just so much floating around out there–like all the plans for Beirut...

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Following resistance to a municipal plan to create a highway that would bulldoze a historic part of Beirut, architects and urban professionals are now...

LAW & CRIME

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Activists have just been assaulted by Lebanese security forces after they say they had baked a cake to celebrate two and a half years...

PUBLIC SERVICES

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Do9MCKfS7P4&feature=youtu.be In contrast to the street violence earlier this week and harsh crackdown on young protestors, it was all kisses and praises for police– at...

MEDIA

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The 2015 Paris attacks will be remembered as one of the most widely covered tragedies of the year, but they may also stand out...

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As 2015 comes to a close, it's important to look back at the ways the Lebanese press behaved unexpectedly this year, confronting state power like...

IN DEPTH

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The word entrepreneur has become ubiquitous in talk about the future of Arab business. Some have even claimed a quiet economic revolution is at...

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This column was first published in the April issue of Bold Magazine A Thirst For Silence By Habib Battah  Conflict in Lebanon is often analyzed through the lens...

TRAVEL

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It's been over ten days since the mass shooting at US military offices in Tennessee and here in Texas, flags are still at half...

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Yesterday we set out for a fun day on the slopes. Thankfully, when we reached the peaks at Faraya, the lifts were running smoothly: And the...

RECENT POSTS

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Text above reads roughly: "What are you waiting for? 0 percent downpayment. Now you can be independent" It's hard to believe this is real, but...

FEATURED VIDEO

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The Al Jadeed journalists who were brutally beaten and detained by Lebanese customs agents have just published the video above explaining the tactics they chose...

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Next week, Beirut's storied "Rose House", which sits on a rare green hill overlooking the Mediterranean, will be open to the public for the...