Brawl Between Sagesse Students & Hazmieh Municipal Police

Knowing that I am totally against these dangerous and reckless parades that a lot of Lebanese schools do on graduation day, what Hazmieh's municipal police did was inadmissible and if I'm not mistaken even illegal. Attacking and assaulting minors because they're throwing water balloons at another school? Seriously? I've seen the video several times and I don't understand the policemen's reaction. What pissed them off so much? Why all this anger? Someone needs to investigate…

What if the Electoral Law were a Taouk Sandwich?

Here's Sandwich w Noss' attempt at explaining the difference between the proposed electoral laws in Lebanon. "الاكثري والنسبي بعيون سندويش ونص تخيٌل انّك اشتريت سندويش طاووق انت وصاحبك، انت اكلت كدشي وهو طرق كل باقي السندويش. اذا دفعتو نص نص بتكون مع الاكثري واذا دفعت بس حق الكدشي، بتكون مع النسبي، واذا ما بدك تتقاصم السندويش مع صاحبك بتكون مع الارتودوكسي." So basically: If you're paying for the whole sandwich and barely eating a small…
Critiques

Generator Fees at an all-time Low This Month

1 month ago
My mum paid 20$ for her 10 amps generator subscription this month and a friend of mine 20,000 for his 5 amp in Keserwan. We’re paying 25$ for 5 amp in Jeita still but it’s ...
Critiques

Lingerie Billboard Removed in #Beirut

1 month ago
MTV reported yesterday that Beirut Governor Ziad Chbib has ordered to remove a billboard showing a woman in her underwear in Mar Elias Beirut after receiving complaints from a group of people who found that ...
Animals & Wildlife

Three Sperm Whales Spotted off the Coast of Tyre

1 month ago
Local fishermen spotted three sperm whales off the coast of Tyre few days ago and shared pictures and videos. The fishermen were in deep waters when they spotted the whales and unlike what this article ...
Critiques

Summer is Almost Here: Who’s Cleaning Our Beaches?

1 month ago
An estimated 8 million tons of plastic end up in oceans every year, and this plastic pollution is surfing onto Lebanese shores and damaging the marine ecosystems. Unfortunately, the problem is not only plastic pollution ...
Business

Where is Lebanon Headed?

1 month ago
Mustapha From Beirut Spring shared with me a really important piece by Synaps on Lebanon’s economy and where the country is headed to. It’s a bit long but an eye opener and a must-read if ...
Critiques

French-Lebanese Who Took Over Front National’s Leadership After Le Pen Has Quit

1 month ago
Remember Jean-Francois Jalkh? The 59 year old French man of Lebanese origins who took over Front National’s leadership after Marine Le Pen stepped down temporarily? Well he barely lasted few days in office and had ...
Critiques

Ex-PM Salim el Hoss (88-year old) Starts Hunger Strike

1 month ago
I had to read the story twice to make sure they’re talking about Lebanon’s former prime minister Salim Hoss because a hunger strike at 88 is not really that easy to pull. In fact, he’s ...
Critiques

Malak el Taouk Reopens in Zouk Mosbeh

1 month ago
Malak el Taouk issued a statement today clarifying that early investigations showed that neither bacteria nor germs led to the death of the Syrian worker and that they will publish the official Ministry of Health ...
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