Posts tagged Civil

The Lebanon I Dream Of, by Pierre Dawalibi

A documentary film about the wreck of a country that we made for ourselves

50 personalities describe how beautiful Lebanon is and how ugly we have made it going through pollution, corruption, traffic system, giving solutions among which the near elections out of which we can make a big change.

The movie ends with hope for a better future if the Lebanese youth overcome their ignorance and fear and lead the way themselves to a new civil country.

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Nayla Tueni just got married… in Cyprus

The ‘voice of the youth’ MP Nayla Tueni is now Mrs. Maktabi, thanks to her civil marriage in Cyprus.

According to Tarek, she should have “used her political power and all the hopes of change,” and “brought the issue to the floor of the parliament to be married in her own land,” in Lebanon

He has a good point

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Rise up from the rubble

Majida El Roumi’s great Ya Beirut song always made me chill
Here is another video on the occasion of the third anniversary of Israel’s 33 days war on Lebanon in July 2006.

The video clip of Majida El Roumi’s great Ya Beirut song always made me chill

Ya Beirut – Majida El Roumi

“The world is not the same without you

Rise up from the rubble

Rise up from your despair

For the sake of humanity

Rise up, Beirut” Read the rest of this entry »

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