Stories about Lebanon from November, 2005
Welcome To The Lebanese Blogosphere
Yesterday, Anton Efendi from Across the Bay, posted this picture: It shows the Prime Minister planting a fatherly kiss on May Chidiac's forehead. May Chidiac is the Journalist who lost a foot and an arm in a terrorist car bomb. To Anton, this kiss symbolizes the story of Lebanon: a...
The Lebanese Bloggosphere On The Meanings Of The Opposition's Victory in University Elections
This week, the issue of Syria has taken the back seat (with a few exceptions); the Lebanese bloggers were mainly concerned with the students’ elections in various Lebanese University campuses. The elections are important because they’re like mini-general elections. The same parties compete and similar alliances are at work. Which...
Lebanon: Asad Speech
Mustapha describe President Asad of Syria, speech as an insult to Lebanon.
Abu Aardvark says that Al-Hurra, the Arabic language satellite television network set up by the US administration to promote freedom and democracy in the Middle East, is to be investigated for possible irregularities.
Lebanon: International Support
Mustapha wonders, whyArabs side with a dictator against the whole international community? Doha thinks that it's time for the Syrian people to be represented by someone who takes their interest into heart.