Ely Dagher's 2015 Waves '98 and Mounia Akl's 2016 Submarine, as unique responses to a feeling of despair brought about by the city/nation, explored through the theme of decay
Algorithmically-perceived Expectations ain't Discourse
Or: on data harvesting and manipulative behavior modification
A long conversation on identity, trauma, history and the protracted now.
Biden is problematic, but he can be pushed to the left if we intensify our struggles for justice and equality.
There is something particularly unsettling about being an almost-30 year old in 2020.
Beirut never healed. It just learned to accept its predicament. Beirut, like our parents, is not resilient. It is broken.
on the structural components behind the racialization and dehumanization of migrant domestic workers in Lebanon
Lausan spoke to Lebanese activist, writer, and scholar Joey Ayoub about the ongoing protests, the resonances between our respective sites of struggle, and the possibilities for transnational solidarity.
The Lebanese government has decided to go ahead with the construction of a controversial dam in the Bisri Valley ignoring criticism of the project’s impact on the environment.