Canada Denies Facilitating Immigration for 6000 Lebanese Christians

As if Lebanese aren't struggling enough to complete their immigration papers, some guy called Talal Al-Douaihy, president of the NGO Movement of the Earth , is accusing the Canadian authorities of facilitating immigration for Lebanese Christians and contacting over 6000 of them recently in an attempt to "empty" Lebanon from its Christians. The worst part is that Douaihy shared his concerns with Patriarch Rai, then Rai decided to denounce during Sunday's mass embassies, without naming…

Ten Things Lebanese Politicians Should Do To Show They Truly Want Change

One of the first slogans of the Revolution was "All means all of them" and the way Lebanese politicians have dealt and continue to deal with the ongoing protests is proving more and more that they all must go. Unfortunately, this is not gonna happen over night and there are still Lebanese who believe their leaders are not corrupt and truly want to fight corruption. In fact, we have to accept the fact that parties…
Critiques

They’re Trying “Again” to Hijack The Revolution

1 week ago
The 2005 Cedars Revolution and the 2019 October Revolution may have different backgrounds, but they share one common trait: The same ruling parties who hijacked the 2005 revolution are trying to do the same with ...
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Energy Ministry’s Gasoline Tender is a Good Thing, The Devil is in the Details Though

1 week ago
This week witnessed the second strike organized by gas stations in Lebanon, claiming they are suffering losses from being forced to purchase dollars at fluctuating rates. Truth be told, the lack of dollar in the ...
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The 2019 Revolution: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

2 weeks ago
Today marks the 40th day since the Revolution started and from the looks of it, things aren’t going to cool down anytime soon especially when there’s no government in sight. On one hand, protests on ...
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Lebanon’s Financial House of Cards

3 weeks ago
A highly recommended read for those interesting in understanding the financial “Ponzi scheme” that brought Lebanon’s economy to brink of collapse, and how suggestions on how to build a more productive and sustainable Lebanese economic ...
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Melhem Khalaf Wins Beirut Bar Association Elections Against All Ruling Parties

3 weeks ago
Khalaf’s win is being celebrated as the first electoral victory for the revolution and it righteously is so. Khalaf, an independent candidate running against politically-backed candidates, got the highest number of votes and is officially ...
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No Military Parade on Independence Day This Year?

3 weeks ago
It’s not official news yet but I just read today there are no military planned this year, which is the right thing to do. I honestly would have expected those in power to organize one ...
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Stop Doubting The Revolution!

4 weeks ago
We’re close to a month now since the Revolution started and some people are still living in denial, trying to find excuses to undermine one of the largest protest movement in Lebanon’s history. Roads are ...
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Why Tuesday’s Parliamentary Session Must NOT Take Place

1 month ago
I’m sure many of you are still wondering what this amnesty law everyone is arguing over about? And why are people calling for cancelling Tuesday’s parliamentary session? Don’t we want the MPs to go down ...
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