Joelle Boutros

Historian and Researcher 

The Judiciary and the Media in Lebanon: Mutual Disregard

During the last twenty years, it may seem that judicial affairs have enjoyed remarkable attention in Lebanon. In fact, newspapers and television programs have devoted their pages and segm...Read More >>

Garbage Crisis in Lebanon - 1997: Same Policy, Repeated History

Since July 2015, Lebanon has been suffering from a garbage crisis that threatens to turn into an environmental and health disaster with the approach of winter. The crisis erupted after th...Read More >>

The Track Record of Railways in Lebanon (1890-2014): When Profit Trumps Public Benefit

Lebanon’s stifling traffic crisis has turned into a daily ordeal for commuters. The lack of serious plans to improve public transportation has weighed down heavily on Lebanon’...Read More >>

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