Lebanon

The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Behind the Scenes of VICE's New Documentary on Legalizing Weed in Lebanon

We talk to host and producer Rony Karkar about 'Lebanon's Green Gold: The Debate to Legalize Cannabis.'
VICE Staff
4.19.19
Art

Instagram Artist Saint Hoax Talks Trump, Kim Kardashian, and Being POPlitically Incorrect

VICE Arabia talked to the Syrian artist about pop culture, his upcoming exhibit, and why he wants to remain anonymous.
Ameer Daou
Hala AlSalman
10.4.18
Inside Outsider

I Was 21, Framed, and Tortured in a Lebanese Prison

When police found my friend's insulin and needles, they assumed we were junkies. Then the nightmare began.
Mahmood Fazal
5.24.18
jobs

Domestic Workers Are Using WhatsApp to Organize and Escape Abuse

The hugely popular messaging service provides an unlikely lifeline for migrant women working as live-in maids and nannies.
Laura Secorun
5.4.18
Syria

Seven Years of Syria

VICE traveled to the Syria-Lebanon border to meet teen refugees whose youth has been destroyed by war.
Maddison Connaughton
4.12.18
Interviews

Kaoteon Want to Smash "Middle Eastern Metal" Stereotypes

Stream the Lebanese black metallers (who feature members of Obscura and Marduk)'s new album, 'Damnatio Memoriae,' and read about their typical, atypical metal journey.
Rich Hobson
2.16.18
woman seeing woman

Inside the Private Spaces Women Can Call Their Own

Rania Matar's photos of teen girls in their bedrooms celebrate similarities between America and the Middle East.
Elyssa Goodman
1.31.18
Internet Insecurity

Lebanese Government Hackers Hit Thousands of Victims With Incredibly Simple Campaign

Security researchers uncover several years-long espionage and hacking campaigns, pinpointing them to a specific building in Beirut, Lebanon.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
1.18.18
VWOS Season 2

Basketball's Battle of Lebanon: VWOS Rivals

In Lebanon, political rivalries come to a head when it comes to the court.
VICE Sports
12.28.17
LGBTQ

The Lebanese Belly Dancer Who's 'Too Queer' for His Country

Belly-dancer, singer, and artist Moe Khansa turns masculinity on its head in the Middle East.
Kirsten O'Regan
12.18.17
Interviews

Ma3azef Brings the Arab World's New Music to the Whole Planet

We speak to Maan Abu Taleb about the challenges of running the world's premier Arabic-language online music magazine
Peter Holslin
12.10.17
The VICE News Guide to the World

The Vice News Guide to the World — Week of November 20

Parents have been protesting outside the kindergarten in Beijing’s upscale Chaoyang district since claims emerged that the toddlers of at least eight parents had been molested, fed pills and given injections.
VICE News
11.24.17
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