February 18, 2015
It was the more than one hundred bodies of young men found in the Queiq river nearby in early 2013 that induced former rebel commander Abu...
Art
April 7, 2014
Artist's Introduction There is no war in Syria. There is a revolution. Art cannot save the country. Nothing can save Syria except for the...
blog
March 6, 2014
This past week, it was reported that the Obama administration considered using cyber warfare – computer viruses, worms, Trojans – to attack...
Opinion
February 16, 2014
Nine years ago this past Friday, former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri and twenty-two others were killed in a massive explosion on...
Opinion
January 11, 2014
As Lebanon accrues more carnage to its violent CV—most recently with the deadly bombings in downtown Beirut and the southern suburb of...
Opinion
September 11, 2013
The Syrian government has accepted a Russian proposal to put its chemical weapons under international control to avoid a possible U.S...
Opinion
August 28, 2013
The mainstream media headlines, with slight variations, predict that an attack against Syrian targets by US missiles could occur as early...
Conversations
May 2, 2013
The number of Syrian refugees passed the 1 million mark in March and continues to climb as the civil war grinds on. As of this writing, the...
Art
April 6, 2013
Editor's note : Earlier this year, Michael Goldfarb, media relations manager for Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)-USA...