#Elections2018: I Had No One to Vote For, But I still Casted My Vote

I vote in Zahrani, which means I really didn't have much of a choice today except voting for Berri or voting against Berri but it wouldn't have made any difference. Still, I drove to my village, casted my vote and got stuck in traffic for two hours on the way back. I voted because it is my duty to do so, and because even a blank vote is better than nothing. I've looking at the…

Huge Fight in One of the Polling Stations in Choueifat

There were several fights reported today, most of them in Zahle between Lebanese Forces members and Fattoush and Skaff but the worst fight till this hour took place inside one of the polling stations in Choueifat where the head of the polling station was harassed and the votes were thrown out of the box. Here's the fight: and the other fights reported today: And another here.
Critiques

Polling Station Employees Cast Vote, Over 35 Violations Reported by LADE

2 weeks ago
Polling station employees, including heads of stations and clerks, casted their votes yesterday in an early election. Once stations were closed at 7 PM, the ballot boxes were transferred to the Banque du Liban under ...
Critiques

No More Sukleen

2 weeks ago
April 30 2018 was the last day of work in sweeping and collecting waste for Sukleen in Beirut. Starting May, another contractor, Ramco if I’m not mistaken, will be carrying out these duties. Sukleen has ...
Animals & Wildlife

The Epitome of Ignorance: Abusing Animals To Show Political Support

3 weeks ago
I have no words to describe what’s happening in these pictures. They’re dyeing a freaking camel in blue to show support to their political leader and dragging the helpless animal on the street. I don’t ...
Critiques

Expats Voters Turnout at Only 55% Across Europe, Africa, Australia and the Americas

3 weeks ago
Unlike Arab countries, the expats voters turnout in Europe, Africa, Australia and the Americas was low at 55 percent. The overall turnout was 59% I didn’t find any official turnout reports but these are the ...
Critiques

Who’s Behind LebaneseElections.com ?

3 weeks ago
We all know by now that electoral lists are available online for all to see but the real question is who is leaking this database to third parties and are they allowed to use it ...
Critiques

They Just Remembered The Matn Express Highway Needs Lights

3 weeks ago
Amid all the electoral promises being made during this month, asking or promising to light up the Matn Express Highway, a crucial road linking Matn’s coast with its mountains, is probably the biggest electoral scam ...
Critiques

#Elections2018: Expat Voting Kicks off Tomorrow

3 weeks ago
Lebanese expats who managed to register for the upcoming elections will be able to cast their vote on April 27 starting 6AM in Arab countries including: – Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman & Egypt ...
Critiques

A Platform We Desperately Need For the Upcoming #Elections

1 month ago
As elections are approaching, we have everything from informational videos on the electoral process, poll-based apps, apps that inform you further on the candidates and their programs, but the one missing platform that no one ...
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