Death Penalty Is Wrong, Wrong, Wrong!

Tareq Yatim is a cold-blooded murderer and a horrible human being but death penalty is not the way he should be punished and we need to stop cheering for capital punishment every time an innocent person is killed. Taking away someone's life should never be an option and the Lebanese society needs to stop promoting it as a quick fix solution. There are better alternatives like being jailed for life without parole. I understand that…

Justice For Georges Al-Rif And Then What?

Update: There's an online campaign to help support George's family financially. You can help out . George Al-Rif is a 45 year old man who got into a dispute over right of way on the airport road and was chasing the car that hit him to report it to the police. Unfortunately, as soon as they got to Achrafieh, the other driver, a guy called Tareq Yatim, went down and started beating and stabbing George.…
Critiques

A Lebanese University Graduate Begging For Money In His Graduation Gown

1 year ago
Amir Fakih, a newly grad from NDU, decided to raise awareness on youth unemployment in Lebanon by wearing his university gown and roaming the street begging for money, working as an Arguile guy and selling ...
Baladi

Things To Do During The Summer In Lebanon [2015]

1 year ago
If you’re coming to Lebanon this weekend for Eid then below is my personal recommendation list: La Creperie Jounieh For those of you who don’t know La Creperie yet, it’s is one of Lebanon’s most ...
Economics

The Lebanese Government Among The 10 Least Efficient Governments In The World

1 year ago
The World Economic Forum’s 2014-2015 Annual Global Competitiveness Report is out and it placed Lebanon among the 10 least efficient governments in the world. Lebanon is in fourth position behind Venezuela, Italy and Argentina. The ...
Lebanon

Nobel Winner Malala Opens School For Syrian Refugees In Lebanon On Her 18th Bday

1 year ago
via NPR Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani education activist and the youngest winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, was in Lebanon on her 18th birthday to open a school for Syrian refugee girls. The school was ...
Critiques

Let’s All Remember Women Rights In Lebanon Because Of Chris Brown

1 year ago
Ever since I posted about the Chris Brown giveaway, I’ve been receiving comments from people telling me that I shouldn’t promote him because he beat his ex-gf Rihana and that would send a wrong message ...
Lebanon

Review + Giveaway: Sony QX10 Lens-Camera A Great Smartphone Companion

1 year ago
The black plastic cylinder shown above is not just a lens but a camera that features a 18.2 million pixel 1/2.3 inch sensor and a 10x optical zoom. The Sony QX10 doesn’t have a screen, ...
Lebanon

Week32: LiveLoveBeirut’s Best Pictures Of The Week

1 year ago
Hammana house by James al Achkar You can follow LiveLoveBeirut on Instagram on [Instagram]. I’m also on Instagram and you can follow me [here] if you like. Overlooking St Paul’s Cathedral – by RiseAboveLebanon A ...
Critiques

A Few Words On Lebanese Fancy Weddings & Lebanese Weddings Abroad

1 year ago
It’s wedding season again and more and more couples in Lebanon are choosing to wed outside Lebanon for some reason. Last year I got a couple of invites for weddings abroad and this year I ...
OlderNewer