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Not your average citizen: Rafik Hariri’s neoliberal Lebanon

With tensions between Lebanon and GCC countries rising everyday, it is essential to examine how Lebanon's economy has become dependent on oil-producing states and...

New and old ways of practicing Lebanese politics

In a space of a few hours, one can witness two radically different visions for Beirut's future. On a recent afternoon, under the shade of...

Major project by celebrity architect revealed in Dalieh

Activists have claimed that a multi-million dollar real estate project by world-renowned architect Rem Koolhaas is being planned for Dalieh, one of the last...

The fight for Dalieh, one of Beirut’s last public shores

The poster above features an aerial shot of Dalieh, the little known big brother of the famed Raouche Rocks, just left of it.The poster...

Day 1 of justice?

Dormant for years, the digital "truth" ticker has been reactivated on the upper right of the Rafik Hariri billboard above. It has been marked...

On Hard Rock and other restaurant analyses

Here's a copy of my monthly column in Bold Magazine. The Day Good Journalism DiedWORD THAT BEIRUT’S HARD ROCK CAFE WAS CLOSING ITS DOORS PROMPTED...
Mufti Mohammed Rashid Qabbani

Challenging the Mufti

I watch a lot of Arab TV, but I've never seen anything like this. This popular TV show host is actually challenging a member...