Gogy Esparza and Jey Perie show the universality and complexity of youth culture through objective portrayals of Lebanese youth.
Also, modern-day tomb raiders found two secret rooms inside the Great Pyramid at Giza.
The nightlife scene has become a powerful lobby of liberal young Lebanese born after the country's devastating civil war.
Ben Lanz of Beirut, and Scott and Bryan Devendorf from The National release their debut LP this week and this video is the bomb.
Many of my family and friends look back on the region's cultural glory days of the 50s and 60s with longing—but that era also contained the seeds of terror, war, and sectarianism.
Inspired by two tragic shootings, the Lebanese indie rock band don't swerve the tough stuff: they go in.
Also "Homeland is watermelon."
The indie musician's 'No No No' returns to what made his music most appealing. We sat down with him to talk about it.
I spent the 14th anniversary of 9/11 asking kids born around the time of the attacks what they think about the day we will never forget.
Either way, it all ends up being fun as hell.
My dad was a journalist when he was kidnapped by Islamic militants in Beirut in 1985, three months before I was born. But it's American laws that have made figuring out what happened a nightmare.
"The Outpost" was founded in the wake of the Arab Spring, and today it's still trying to keep that movement's ideals alive.