ISF Arrests Man Who Violently Abused Domestic Worker

The ISF has just tweeted that they arrested the man who was caught on video abusing a domestic worker on the street by dragging her and beating her up. The incident took place in the town of Jourit el Ballout, whose mayor was too offended by people tagging his town than the incident itself. Needless to say, the real problem remains the Kafala "Slavery" system that needs to be abolished ASAP. Domestic workers who come…

The Only Portraits We Want To See on Billboards

On the 4th of every month, the wounds of those who lost their loved ones or their homes at the Beirut Port explosion are exposed again. It's been 17 months and families and friends of the victims are still taking the streets to demand justice, to stand by Judge Bitar and anyone fighting for their rights. In the mean time, we still have corrupt politicians fighting and bickering over their thefts, challenging the juridical system…
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Only 33% of Lebanese Have Received At Least One Covid-19 Vaccine Dose

5 months ago
The New Lebanese Health Minister Firas Abiad warned today about the fast spread of the Omicron variant and that the authorities might consider a new lockdown if people are not complying by the government’s COVID ...
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Lebanese Banks Were “Celebrating” Their Achievements at Casino Du Liban

5 months ago
A couple of weeks back, the World Union of Arab Bankers Secretary General Wissam Fattouh shared a video of the event that took place at the Casino du Liban where Arab bankers were receiving awards ...
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Salaries of Lebanese Ambassadors Around The World

5 months ago
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has been considering ever since the crisis hit shutting down several embassies and consulates around the world in order to cut down on expenses. However, and according to this Al ...
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Three Scenarios For the 2022 Lebanon Parliamentary Elections

5 months ago
The decree for the upcoming elections has been signed by the Lebanese President, Prime Minister & Interior Minister, which should technically mean that elections are happening but that’s not the case unfortunately. As you all ...
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In 2021, We’re Still Arresting People For “Insulting” Lebanese Politicians

6 months ago
Toufiluk, a Lebanese comedian and influencer, was arrested today as soon as he landed in Beirut’s airport and his passport was confiscated. The reason? Insulting the Lebanese Presidency. Toufiluk, whose real name is Toufic Breidy, ...
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Lebanon’s New Tourism Slogan: “Crazy Love” (بحبّك بجنونك)

7 months ago
The Lebanese Tourism Minister unveiled yesterday a new slogan (بحبّك بجنونك) to secure tourists back into visiting Lebanon. The slogan translates into “I love you in your madness” or “Crazy Love” and Minister Nassar wants ...
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President Aoun Offers Unconvincing Reasons To Return Amended Electoral Law

8 months ago
The Lebanese parliament agreed to cancel the unjust 6 diaspora seats and set an earlier date for the 2022 elections on the 27th of March, instead of holding them during May. However, the president has ...
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Make Beirut An Arms-Free Capital!

8 months ago
What’s stopping the Lebanese authorities from calling Beirut an arms-free city? What’s the purpose of having so many heavily armed groups and individual in the capital? Why can’t we let Lebanese live peacefully and end ...
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