archives 2013 feminism & masculinity

Nadim Gemayel’s thugs attack Nasawiya

It’s one of those “you’ve got to be kidding me” situations

archives 2014 kafala and racism

The Adlieh Detention Center: A Living Hell

“Formerly an underground parking lot, this detention center is now the home of around 800 migrant workers, refugees and asylum seekers”

archives 2014 the commons

The campaign to stop the destruction of Raouche’s Al Dalia

“Because they want to see the sea, we can’t see the sky anymore”

archives 2013 cinema

The unbelievable true story of the ‘Lebanese Rocket Society’

“Before the United States went to the moon, Lebanon had a space program,” wrote IndieWire. At a time when Pan-Arabism was at its height, when Nasserism embodied the Arab Dream, students at Beirut’s Haigaizian University and their Maths and Physics teacher, Manoug Manougian, launched the 1st rocket in the Arab World. Back then, dreams felt achievable, for […]

archives archives 2013

9th Annual Israeli Apartheid Week

The annual ‘Israeli Apartheid Week’, taking place in over 100 cities, will be held in Beirut from the 11th of March until the 16h of March, 2013.