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archives archives 2014

From Humanity to Bestiality, an encounter with Y. Leibowitz

Yeshayahu Leibowitz was a famous Israeli intellectual known for his outspoken opinions on Judaism, ethics, religion and politics. Here’s an interview of his on the topic of “Humanity to Bestiality”

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archives archives 2014

“I swallowed a moon made of iron”. Xu Lizhi, Worker, Poet.

A Chinese man committed suicide due to the working conditions of his job. But he was also a poet.

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archives archives 2014

On the responsibility of students

An exchange, 34 years ago, between an AUB student and Nadia Tueni reveals the Lebanon of beauty and laughter.

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archives 2014 kafala and racism

New Exhibit Highlights Struggle of Lebanese of African and Asian heritage

The ‘Mixed Feelings’ exhibit highlights stories of Lebanese of African and Asian heritage and their daily struggles.

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archives archives 2014

My friend Abdul Rahman Kassig was kidnapped by ISIS. Here’s his story.

Kidnapped by ISIS in October 2013, American Aid worker Abdul Rahman Kassig is a ‘soul who walked the walk’, writes Erin Cory.