Lebanon is 400 Times Smaller than Europe Yet Has 4 Times More Syrian Refugees

The innocent victims of the civil war in Syria - Picture From TheGuardian Ever since Europe and more specifically Germany agreed to receive Syrian refugees, we've been hearing all sorts of heartwarming stories on the overwhelming welcome refugees received in German towns and villages, yet everyone seems to forget that the only country that unconditionally welcomed Syrian refugees is Lebanon and our country, which is 400 times smaller than the European Union yet has the…

9 Powerful Pictures From Today’s #YouStink Protest

Photo by Mustapha Jamaleddine Yet another #YouStink protest turned violent today and some activists were beaten up and arrested by the police. The police used once again excessive force which is unacceptable and not justified. Even if the demonstrators were not as peaceful as they should be, any use of force must be proportional and strictly necessary but that wasn't the case obviously and there are tens of videos to prove it. Moreover, the fact…

Khod Nafas And Join The Beirut Yoga Festival This Weekend!

I think you all remember the picture that went viral last year of a woman who was doing yoga in the middle of the street? Well that was Dalal Harb, the founder of the Beirut Yoga Festival but unlike what people thought , it wasn't really a stunt as Dalal tends to roll out her yoga mat wherever she feels like . The picture did go viral though making the first Beirut yoga festival a…
Critiques

A Shameful And Inaccurate Report On Baby Ali

1 year ago
Update: I got a clarification from MTV saying “that the title used was indeed wrong and that it was changed at the midnight news. Moreover, they didn’t mention the online campaign because it wasn’t related ...
Humor

Nezlit Lara Kay 3al Se7a

1 year ago
Elle a dit “Hmar” lol! She is almost right about everything she’s saying though. Watch the full video [here]. Meanwhile in front of the Env. Ministry in Beirut – via Imad Bazzi ...
Lebanon

11 Awesome Aerial Pictures From Lebanon By RiseAboveLebanon

1 year ago
Our Lady of Harissa Christian Ghammachi started the Instagram Account @RiseAboveLebanon almost two months ago and has been sharing some amazing aerial pictures from all across Lebanon. The aim is to “show Lebanon’s wealth, diversity ...
Economics

S&P: Lebanon’s Outlook Downgraded From “Stable” To “Negative”

1 year ago
Via NationalPost Standard & Poor’s has revised the outlook for Lebanon on the long-term ratings from “stable” to “negative”. We used to blame regional instability on the economic situation in Lebanon and it definitely has ...
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