Najib

Critiques

Proposal Dropped for a Women’s Quota in The 2022 Lebanon Elections

1 month ago
The Lebanese parliament could not be bothered today to allocate more than two minutes to discuss a women’s quota in the upcoming 2022 elections. The proposal to amend Article 2 of the electoral law which ...
Humor

Who Are the Thawra Avengers?

1 month ago
We’ve had tons of new movements popping left and right ever since the revolution started, including a group whose logo has the “Avengers” on it with the Thawra first in the background. Those “Thawra Avengers” ...
Elections2022

#Elections2022: Same Nationality, Same Rights!

1 month ago
The online registration for Lebanese expats begun a week ago, but it’s still not clear whether expats will have the right to vote in their respective electoral districts or be restricted to only 6 seats. ...
Events

Beirut Comic Art Festival: 6-10 October 2021

1 month ago
The French Embassy in Lebanon & l’Institut Français du Liban are organizing the first edition of the Beirut Comic Art festival from October 6 till October 10 2021. The festival will start with a concert ...
Baladi

Lebanese Photographer Myriam Boulos is This Year’s Magnum Photos Nominee

1 month ago
Magnum Photos is an international photographic cooperative owned by its photographer-members, with offices in New York City, Paris, London and Tokyo. This year, at the 74th Annual General Meeting (AGM), two new nominees were selected ...
BeirutBlast

Beirut Blast: 72 Foreign Victims From 12 Different Nationalities – Who Are They?

1 month ago
The Beirut port explosion killed 218 people including including nationals of Lebanon, Syria, Egypt, Ethiopia, Bangladesh, Philippines, Pakistan, Palestine, the Netherlands, Canada, Germany, France, Australia, and the United States. However, the number of non-lebanese killed ...
Baladi

Lebanese-Born Ardem Patapoutian Wins 2021 Nobel Prize

1 month ago
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded jointly yesterday to two US scientists, David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian. Dr. Julius is a professor of physiology at the University of California in San Francisco ...
Elections2022

You Can Choose “Non Sectarian” When Registering To Vote Online

1 month ago
For those of you who did not register yet to vote in the upcoming Lebanese elections, there is an option to choose “non sectarian” in the confession dropdown list. I don’t know if this option ...
Art

New Roman Temple Complex Discovered in Tyre!

1 month ago
A group of archeologists led by Ali Badaoui of the Directorate General of Antiquities, María Eugenia Aubet of the Pompeu Fabra University of Barcelona and Francisco J. Núñez of the Polish Centre of Mediterranean Archaeology ...
Movies & Television

Seinfeld is Now On Netflix

1 month ago
“Friends” left Netflix in January 2020 but “Seinfeld” just started streaming on Netflix following a five-year deal with Sony Pictures Television signed back in 2019. All 180 episodes of the classic 1990s sitcom are launching ...
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