“Debility is part of a war tactic central to settler colonial regimes and to imperialism more broadly.”
Samira Al-Khalil, along with Razan Zeitouneh, and Wael and Nazim Hamadeh, have been kidnapped for four years now.
“It is not coincidental that the boundaries of the human seem to correspond with the West.”
“Syrian society has been without a sense of historical purpose or a ‘project’ that could unite the people and align their expectations […] Today, not only is the project devoid of any national or humane aspects: it is a killing machine.”
Nearly 300 Lebanese intellectuals, artists, activists and journalists call for a Lebanon of freedom, pluralism and respect of human rights.
“To be half Lebanese, and half Syrian means that you live the experience of a child whose parents are separated, and both of them hate you.”
“One hopes that subsequent movements will strive to become even more inclusive, and encompass those often ignored by Lebanese law, namely refugees, Lebanese workers and migrant domestic workers.”