News
Welcome to the land of freedom
Jade Saab | What three years in the ubiquitous "West" has taught me.
Columnists
U.S. Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis with Saudi Arabia's leader Mohammad bin Salman in March, 2017. Photo: U.S. Department of Defense/Flickr
Murray Dobbin | If such a scenario seems far-fetched, consider who currently runs Israel, the U.S. and Saudi Arabia
Blog
David J. Climenhaga | Ironically, the Americans appear to be worried about Russian interference in the election process (satire).
Podcast
Jiselle Hanna | Interview with Lebanese activist Farah Kobaissy on the Syrian civil war and labour updates from the Asia Pacific region.
Podcast
Redeye Collective | Yasser Mroué was shot in the head by a sniper's bullet during the Lebanese civil war. Writer and director Rabih Mroué puts his brother on stage to tell the story of his life, before and after the war.
Blog
Beirut tourism poster by Julien Lacaze, 1925
Michael Stewart | The histories of Beirut and Paris have been intertwined for almost two centuries. The responses to the terror attacks in each city are further testament to that bond.
Blog
Eva Bartlett | Eva Bartlett talks to one Syrian who has nothing but contempt for what Western media encourages us to call "revolution."
Blog
Eva Bartlett | Syrians in Lebanon are on their way to cast votes at their embassy in Syria's presidential elections. But the United States is not allowing its Syrian citizens to cast a ballot.
Podcast
David Swanson | Remy Nassar, President of Helm, a Montreal Lebanese gay rights group, shares his story about growing up as a sexually confused gay adolescent in the conservative country of Lebanon.
News
Assad and Netanyahu (Photo: www.uruknet.info)
Jonathan Cook | In recent weeks, however, Israel has moved from relative inaction to a deepening involvement in Syrian affairs.
Blog
Monument at Maroun ar Ras, site of Hezbollah defeat of Israeli army
Eva Bartlett | Eva Bartlett journeys to a number of Lebanon's significant sites of resistance and victory over the Zionist occupation of Lebanon.
Blog
Eva Bartlett | Eva Bartlett journeys to a number of Lebanon's significant sites of resistance and victory over the Zionist occupation of Lebanon, including a former prison known for its torturing of prisoners.