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What does Hezbollah want?

What does Hezbollah want?

“What does Hezbollah want?” This question has been haunting the party since its creation in the early 1980s. Over the years, both friends and foes…

#Q&A_22 with Lebanese media personality Rita Khoury

#Q&A_22 with Lebanese media personality Rita Khoury

A Lebanese writer, producer, and media personality born in Beirut. She participated in “Studio al fann” TV show in 1988 and presented a talk show…

Fairuz vs. Hezbollah: A not so divine victory

Fairuz vs. Hezbollah: A not so divine victory

Last week, a group of students enrolled at the Lebanese University chose to pay tribute to a colleague of theirs, Mohammad Hamada, who was recently…

Sabah: The Iconic Singer Who Defied Tradition

Sabah: The Iconic Singer Who Defied Tradition

A seven-year-old girl enters a church in Jal El Dib near Beirut, she bares nothing in her heart but her love for God and singing.…

Eden: A Beirut Summer Night

Eden: A Beirut Summer Night

The air was thick. It was one of those Beirut summer nights when the sea mist rises from the dark waters, creeps towards the mainland…

Your Guide to 48 Hours of Passion in Beirut

Your Guide to 48 Hours of Passion in Beirut

It is a big experimental space for art and culture, full of talented people, brilliant minds, and lively groups, each one offering a different, new,…

Colonized Tongues: A Haunting in Lebanon

Colonized Tongues: A Haunting in Lebanon

I know him only by face, this Italian filmmaker who, for months, has haunted my stay in Beirut, repeatedly souring my attempts to sink into…

More than a Cup of Coffee: Stories from the Levant's Great Coffeehouses

More than a Cup of Coffee: Stories from the Levant's Great Coffeehouses

How many stories do we tell about coffeehouses? Whether they closed down long ago, or still exist, we hear about this or that person visiting…

Ten Commandments For Writing About Beirut

Ten Commandments For Writing About Beirut

Brethren, rejoice. The predominantly white deities of international journalism have allotted your bunch with ten commandments that include instructions on how to write about the…