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  • Tribute to Rafik Hariri 

    His roots were modest, but he came full with zeal, resolve, ambition, vision, a distinctive generosity and that particular feel for the underprivileged – a...

  • Chance for change 

    In 1917 the U.K.’s then-Foreign Secretary Sir Arthur Balfour made a promise that still reverberates today: He offered the Jews the creation of a homeland in...

  • Heed the warning 

    Gaza is on the brink of a human tragedy, the reverberations of which could be felt across the region and beyond.

  • Time for healthy polls 

    After nine years of delays and extensions, Lebanon has embarked on a democratic milestone for the country and its citizens with the start of registrations for...

  • Saved by sober heads 

    As this week’s chaotic and unruly protests jolted the security and stability of Lebanon and threatened the fragile peace, it quickly became clear that we were...

  • Reining in the rhetoric 

    It’s no secret that the international community and governing institutions frequently treat Lebanon as one would a patient in intensive care, courtesy of the...

  • Burying the peace plan 

    If President Donald Trump massacred the Middle East peace plan – which was, in any case, always tailored to Israel’s advantage – Vice President Mike Pence has...

  • The jewel reborn 

    The joyous festivities in Downtown Beirut over the weekend have revived the soul of Lebanon’s capital, spreading happiness among all its inhabitants and...

  • Palestine will prevail 

    Since he took office, President Donald Trump has shown unwavering support for Israel in its conflict with the Palestinians, and his decision to recognize...

  • Backs to the wall 

    U.S. President Donald Trump’s first year in office was marked by broken promises and the application of pressure against the Palestinians.

  • Use fame to spur change 

    Oprah Winfrey’s rousing speech over the weekend was not only a challenge to successful women to use their fame and popularity for worthy causes, such as...


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