Studio Ghibli Is Getting Its Own TV Show: Last Week In Art
Also, modern-day tomb raiders found two secret rooms inside the Great Pyramid at Giza.
How the Private Party Scene is Democratizing the Dancefloor in Beirut
The nightlife scene has also become a powerful lobby of liberal, tolerant, young Lebanese born after the country's devastating civil war.
How the Syrian War Has Changed the Face of Beirut’s Club Scene
Lebanon embraces more casual nightlife as a proxy war and travel ban impacts the bottom line of the country's ultra-luxious clubs.
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This Palestinian Artist Embroiders Images of Syrian Gore and Violence
Majd Abdel Hamid's hand-stitched images of Syrians killed in the conflict are somehow more horrifying and real because they are abstract.
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Some Sneaky Graffiti Artists Managed to Get the Words 'Homeland Is Racist' On to This Week’s Episode
Also "Homeland is watermelon".
My Dad's Long, Frustrating Battle with the US Government to Learn About His Own Kidnapping
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' Is Trying to Bring Liberal Change to the Middle East
The magazine was founded in the wake of the Arab Spring, and its one of many initiatives trying to keep the movement's ideals alive.
Filmmaker Reimagines His Youth in Beirut Through a Surreal Animated Short Film
"Waves '98" is the first time a Lebanese film has been selected to compete in the Cannes Film Festival's Official Selection since 1991.
Civil War Killed Lebanon's Vinyl Culture
Meaning, if you're a crate digger, you've got to fight for what's left.
An Engineering Student Turned Meth Cook in Lebanon
First it was an art, then it was a business, and quickly it spiralled out of control.
A Choice Between Warlords: Lebanon Can’t Elect a New President
Two dominant political coalitions are bitterly divided as to who should become Lebanon's new president.
The Band Forging Unity in Syria with Music
They call themselves Khebez Dawle, or 'My Country’s Bread'.