Saturday, September 24, 2016

The silent war against Lebanon

Pin ThisEmail This

A silent, insidious war is being waged against Lebanon. A war that’s destroying the very fabric of Lebanese society, throwing a staggering number of families into poverty, driving the economy to the ground, destroying the already fragile political system and poisoning the air, the water and the land.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Obscenity is in the eye of the beholder

Pin ThisEmail This

Two girls kissing is not obscenity. It’s beauty. Like any act of love. Regardless of how long this love lasts. Obscenity is elsewhere. Obscenity is everywhere, around us, on TV, in the streets, in politics, and of course on the Internet.

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Lebanon’s long overdue world record

Pin ThisEmail This

Lebanon has done it again. It broke another Guinness Record: the largest spicy fish – Samké 7arra – in the world. But despite our many records, there’s one we haven’t got yet, perhaps the only one we truly deserve: the long overdue world record for most stupid people on earth.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Notre part de responsabilité dans les propos d’Elie Marouni sur le viol

Pin ThisEmail This

Depuis sa déclaration sur l’éventuelle responsabilité d’une femme dans le viol dont elle est victime, Elie Marouni a été crucifié sur les réseaux sociaux. Mais qu’en est-il dans la vraie vie ? Est-il le seul coupable d’un tel outrage à la décence la plus élémentaire et aux droits des femmes au Liban ? 

Monday, September 12, 2016

Lebanon goes to the doctor

Pin ThisEmail This

Lebanon is in a bad shape. He has been for a while. His body has been hurting, inside and out. So he went to the doctor and did all the necessary tests. Today, he goes back to get the results.