Armenian Students Protest Against Genocide Denier Dr. İlber Ortaylı at USEK

Armenian Students held a protest in the Jean el Hawa Auditorium of The Holy Spirit University of Kaslik where a debate on the contemporary history of Turkey was being held with Turkish historian and professor of history, Dr. İlber Ortaylı. I'm glad they protested peacefully against the Turkish historian but the university should have thought twice before hosting a Turkish historian and genocide denier during the month of April, which is the commemoration month for…

Quick Recap from Ogero Head’s Q&A Facebook Session

Here are the key points discussed during Ogero Head Imad Kreidieh's Live Facebook session today: Overall: --------------- 1- There's no magic wand to improve the internet speeds, unlike what Minister Sehnaoui said. #Fta7_El_7anafiyye was nothing more of a hashtag apparently. 2- Ogero's new mission is to rebuild the internet infrastructure in the country and work on improving it. 3- The IMS project to revamp all the internet stations in the country was kicked off and…
Critiques

Cake Sparklers Are Not Safe

2 months ago
Ziad Abi Chaker, an environmental & industrial engineer, has appeared on LBCI and AL Jadeed to talk about the hazards of cake sparklers, especially the ones that are commonly used in Lebanon. To be honest, ...
Critiques

Ogero Head Imad Kreidieh Facebook Live Session on April 5 At 7PM

2 months ago
New Ogero Head Imad Kreidieh tweeted today that he’s holding a live Facebook session tomorrow at 7PM. The aim is to meet the youth, interact with them and answer their questions. We were all relieved ...
Animals & Wildlife

Colored Easter Chicks Banned But Everyone’s Selling Them

2 months ago
Every year, colored Easter chicks are banned in Beirut and other Lebanese cities, which is obviously great news but the truth is no one is enforcing that ban. What happens is that a couple of ...
Beirut

Two Reminders That We’re still Living in a Jungle

2 months ago
Some guy got into a fight on Friday night with a bouncer at a night club in Beirut so he decided to pull out his gun and fire into the air before he was stopped. ...
Critiques

Lebanese All-Star Basketball Game With More Foreigners than Lebanese

2 months ago
There’s an all-star Lebanese basketball game scheduled on April 9th at 5 PM by the FLB. The game will oppose players from Beirut vs Outside Beirut including three foreign players on each team LOL! So ...
Critiques

Lebanese Tourism Minister Picks Armenia Over Lebanon

2 months ago
When asked to choose between Lebanon and Armenia, Lebanon’s Tourism Minister Avedis Guidanian answered “Armenia”. Guidanian was a host on Mona Abou Hamze’s “Talk of the Town” show and the answer came during the “Heik ...
Critiques

Justice Minister Jreissati Issues Memo Against Temporary Arrests over Social Media Posts

2 months ago
Justice Minister Salim Jreissati issued a memo addressed to State Prosecutor Judge Samir Hammoud asking to stop all sorts of temporary arrests over social media posts criticizing leading politicians and to refer such cases to ...
Critiques

More Powerships Coming our Way

2 months ago
It looks like the government is set to approve a new plan consisting of three stages and bring in two additional powerships in Stage 1 to supply electricity to the power grid in Lebanon. The ...
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