Save Adloun’s Historic Beaches

As if we needed further pollution and crimes against nature in Lebanon, there are plans apparently to turn the beautiful and historic Adloun beach into a fancy sea port. Adloun is small beautiful town in the South that is best known for its prehistoric caves and its beautiful rocky beach. It is the site of a Phoenician necropolis and archaeological finds from the 19th century reveled uncovered human remains from the Paleolithic and Neolithic eras.…

Be Like Michel, Wala 3a Belak Bel

Artist: Hassan Bleibel Be like Michel, Smuggle explosives into the country, call them fireworks. Plan terrorist attacks and assassinations, claim you were a victim of entrapment. Receive money from a foreign country, pretend you were harassed. Plead guilty to all terrorism charges, claim you were trying to avoid a sectarian strife. Get caught in the act transporting explosives in a car, make sure you have your seat belt on. Be like Michel, wala 3a belak…
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Critiques

Charbel Khalil’s Lousy Take on The Siege & Starvation Of Madaya

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Ghena Bou Hamdan: The Young Syrian Girl Singing For Syria’s Children Of War

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