Lebanon’s Uprising: Forward, Backward, or Nowhere?

Lebanon has passed the 50 day mark of an uprising that seeks to remove the current ruling class in power since the end of the Lebanese Civil War and rid itself from the confessional system that has plagued the country since its independence. The uprising has, so far,...

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An Iranian Crisis of Representation

The recent round of spontaneous protests against the petrol price hike has to be contextualized as part of the “long-term revolutionary process” in Iran. Rahman Bouzari 22 November 2019 Source: ...

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Idlib Resists

Despite being trapped between the regime and extremists, Idlib (Syria) remains home to many civil initiatives and outpourings of  resistance. November 9, 2019 by Leila Al Shami source:  https://leilashami.wordpress.com/2019/11/09/idlib-resists/ Over the past few days...

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“The People Want the Fall of the Regime”

Article published on the website of Jacobin: https://jacobinmag.com/2019/10/lebanon-protest-movement-inequality-austerity?fbclid=IwAR2EWx4FZtUA7XVt5L3i5aNknFkHaq35g3AT3proWX6xr2n5fhvwJskdacc The streets of Lebanon are ringing with protest chants as the country...

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