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I wanted to write…


I haven´t blogged for a while. There were many things I could have written about for the past few months. I could have written about the militia kidnappings for ransoms … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · 7 Comments

Abortion in Turkey: The Fault Line Between Erdogan and Women – My piece in Aslan Media


Before anyone reads this. I want to note that I dont really have a strong opinion on abortion. My catholic upbringing is still debating my civic sense. Undoubtedly, pop star … Continue reading

July 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

SSNP to freedom of the press: When an apology is not enough…


An event that was not reported well enough to give it the justice it deserves was the attack last week on Al-Jadeed reporter Ghadi Francis who was brutally beaten outside … Continue reading

June 19, 2012 · Leave a comment

“Chatti Ya Dinni” Premiere – ‘Here Comes the Rain’


I’m loving the movement in reviving the Lebanese cinema. From the delicious, bittersweet ‘Caramel’, to the heart-wrenching tragedy in ‘Stray Bullet’. To the upcoming horror film ‘Sorry Mum’ and the … Continue reading

May 29, 2011 · Leave a comment