Your personal guide to How to Not Get Paid, Not to Express Your Opinion in Lebanon!
Apparently there's a lack in freedom of speech in Lebanon.
The Five Stages of Not Getting Paid in Lebanon
So your landlord, Abou Shakib, calls you on the first day of the month to say hi, ask how your wife is doing and then talk about a bunch of irrelevant stuff. Of course, you both know why he’s really calling.
ALERT: Opinions are now illegal
I received numerous emails and calls from mothers all over the country facing the same problem and always living in fear for their children.
Source: Super Mommy : Beirut
"No-name" dead Palestinians
Thanks to yesterday's New York Times, we also know their (Israeli dead boys) family names, their ages, what they where doing at the time etc. But why did the Times fail to report anything personal about six dead Palestinians mentioned in the same article?
Source: The Beirut Report
Manual: When to start a revolution?
The Arab Spring (yes, there were real revolutions in the past two years, for those that prefer to blame chaos on conspiracy) has altered the region dramatically and dictatorships have killed tens of thousands of citizens in the past two years.