Lebanon Asks: ‘Which Is Stronger, Sect or Hunger?’
“If you are pessimistic you can say that sectarianism will be back with a vengeance,” said Karim Emile Bitar, a political science professor. And if you’re optimistic? “We are witnessing the emergence of a post-sectarian Lebanon.”
December 2, 2019
A Portrait of Lebanon
It would hardly be an exaggeration to say that in Lebanon, everything can be explained and nothing can be understood. Chaotic, polluted, and corrupt beyond belief, this is a country where beauty and human warmth constantly find ways to break through. It is impossible to name that feeling of being assaulted and charmed at the same time.
June 19, 2019