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Open letter to protesters in Hong Kong’s prisons

We heard of efforts to send you Christmas cards and decided to take this opportunity to send you this short letter of support and solidarity.

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Tripoli, Light of the Revolution

Remember and don’t forget its new name, as its light envelops the Lebanese uprising, and it illuminates the whole coast.

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Elias Khoury: Letter to Samir Kassir

From the heart of the October Revolution I write to you my little brother.

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What happened on Saturday the 22nd of August

Some info in what happened in Beirut on Saturday the 22nd of August when peaceful protestors were met with State-sanctioned Savagery

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The What, Why and How of Saturday the 22nd’s Protest

We are doing this again. Saturday 22nd, 6pm, Riad El Solh.

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What must be done/شو لازم نعمل

We are gathering this Saturday the 8th to demand nation-wide sustainable reforms. Here’s why you should join.

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Arab Activists Against Domestic Violence in Lebanon #ProtectWomenLB #March8

We are 15 Arab bloggers, intellectuals, activists, and dreamers currently meeting in Amman for the #ASM2014 Social Media training and workshop organized by 7amleh in coordination with the American Friends Service Committee (Quakers) and 7iber. We just have a message to all those joining the KAFA protest today at 2pm against Domestic Violence in Lebanon, […]

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KAFA protest against Domestic Violence (Photos)

I will be receiving photos from today’s KAFA protest from different participants and will add everything here. Quick reminder: It starts at 2pm in front of the National Museum of Lebanon. Event link. Many NGOs and independent activists are planning on participating Hashtags on Twitter are #ProtectWomenLB  and #March8 + #Lebanon if you have space […]

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Join KAFA’s #March8 protest against Domestic Violence

A series of Domestic Violence It’s been 8 months since the death of Roula Yaacoub, the 33 year old mother who was beaten to death. After her death, we found out that her husband regularly beat her and her 5 children throughout their marriage. Seven month later, last February the 4th, 10 days before millions […]

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Lebanese Women’s Right to Nationality protest

I participated today in the حق لي ولأسرتي (my right, my family’s right) protest organized by the Lebanese Women’s Right to Nationality and Full Citizenship NGO.

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#OccupyBeirut: Ongoing protests

Activists are protesting the extension of parliament’s term earlier this month.

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Photographs of the 2011 Lebanese Laique Pride

By Joey Ayoub Join us tomorrow as we take the streets shouting our 6 demands: 1- Enacting a unified Civil Code for the Personal Status Law. 2- Passing the Law for Protection of Women from Family Violence submitted by KAFA to the Lebanese parliament. We denounce the parliamentary committee distortions to the law draft and […]