We Need More Outdoor Playgrounds in #Lebanon

I've been in Montreal for over a month now and the majority of my outings with Brian were to two nearby parks that have a large outdoor playground area. Needless to say, we visited the major parks frequently as well but you can't spend every day running after your kids next to a lake or in the woods. The best part about these playgrounds is that there's almost one on every corner here, nothing too…

Incinerators are Coming to Beirut and There’s Nothing We Can Do About it

Share all the documentaries and reports you want about incinerators being bad for the environment and for Beirut residents, they're coming to Beirut and there's nothing we can do about it. If anything, we should applaud the "comical" efforts being made by the authorities to portray these incinerators as being a good and sustainable solution, by showing us a Taiwanese rooftop built on top of an incinerator, or a state of the art “waste-to-energy” incinerator…
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#Lebanon Ranked Fourth Worst WorldWide in Electricity Supply

1 month ago
The Spectator Index tweeted a list of countries with the worst electricity supply for 2017 and Lebanon ranked fourth worst on that list, ahead of Yemen, Nigeria & Haiti. The tweet is based on the ...
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Who’s after EDZ?

1 month ago
EDZ continues to be a a too-good-to-be-true story for many Lebanese and has been under attack for the past weeks for unexplainable reasons. In fact, Energy Minister hinted that they didn’t want to renew the ...
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Third Turkish Power Barge to Dock in Zouk Instead of Jiyye

1 month ago
Update: The ship has arrived but I asked several friends of mine and power outages are still. I thought we’re getting 22 or even 24 hours now. What happened? When the first Turkish power ships ...
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Pope Francis Declares Death Penalty WRONG in all Cases

1 month ago
Pope Francis has officially declared the death penalty to be inadmissible in all cases and enshrined his statement in an official Catholic teaching, a major shift in the church’s position that is likely to upset ...
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Can Lebanese Still Take a Joke?

1 month ago
I’m becoming more and more convinced that Lebanese can no longer take a joke these days. No matter how offensive or lame the joke is, someone will figure out a way to make a fuss ...
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Footage Showing Dog Being Cruelly Dragged Behind Municipality Truck in Fanar

1 month ago
Poisoning stray dogs or shooting them dead while everyone’s asleep is no longer needed in Lebanon. Some municipalities couldn’t care less what people think or about animal rights and are now exercising their savage methods ...
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Lebanese Basketball Federation Limits Foreign Players Back to Two Per Team

1 month ago
The dumbest decision ever taken by the Lebanese Basketball Federation was allowing three foreign players instead of two a couple of years ago. Instead of promoting local talent and regulating every team’s budget to make ...
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Our Beaches are Not Clean but Stop Sharing Fake Videos

2 months ago
An online video shared by a page called “I love Lebanon” went viral last week showing a heavily polluted beach in the Ouzai area. I was reluctant to share it at first and I’m glad ...
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