Tag: MARCH Lebanon

Lebanon’s emerging protest movement prompts anti-corruption pledge


Lebanon’s government has vowed to end corruption following a week of street protests. The protesters were demonstrating against tax hikes which the government claims are necessary to fund an overdue… Read more »

Identity and interests trump ideology in countering sectarian radicalization


Extremist groups are able to recruit marginalized, impoverished youths because they give them a sense of belonging and identity, not because of their ideological appeal, says a leading Lebanese civil… Read more »