Monthly Archive: April 2012

Security Issue again and again

I tackled this subject before The percentage of criminals in Lebanon. Yesterday the Interior Minister of Lebanon, Marwan Charbel (with tears in his eyes) said: “The security situation has reached a very dangerous stage.” If you read the criminal section in any…
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Spring is here but Arab Spring is no where to be seen

In early 2011, millions of young Arabs youth took the street from North Africa to the Levant passing by the Gulf to get rid of dictators and corrupt regimes. Dictators were removed in certain countries but spring never came. It…
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Armenian Genocide 97th anniversary

Today, thousands of Armenians around the world either took the streets or held memorials to mark the 97th anniversary of the genocide of their kin by Ottoman Turks during World War I. Time will not make people forget what happened…
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Draft Parliamentary Elections Law for the Elections of 2013

This is the link for the proposed election law (in English) presented by the Minister of Interior & Municipalities Gen. Marwan Charbel.  The law is based on a system of proportional representation and with several options for the number of constituencies (varies between…
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It is more than weapons and sectarianism …

I just finished reading an opinion written by Diana Mukkaled in Asharq al-Awsat No revolution in Lebanon. Ms. Mukkaled was giving her opinion about the recent hacking of Lebanese governments sites and how this online negative action will not lead to…
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The Arab Spring that Samir Geagea is proud of

The Arab Spring, the Arab Spring …. been hearing that lately, right? The LF leader and members should know better. At least those who know the LF cause and specially those who took courses in Ghedrass and Ghosta. During an LF event…
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