Mental Health & Economic Performance in a Crisis-marred Lebanon
I turn on my laptop to write, blank head, I turn it off. Turn it on again, I forget what I want to write about, I turn it off. Third time’s a charm, right? Not in Lebanon. Third time, there’s no electricity, no Wi-Fi, no patience anymore. Deadline is approaching, anxiety kicks in. […]
Lebanon Today: Is It Really Worse Than The Civil War?
“Jedo (grandpa), was it like this during the Civil War?” “It was never like this.” Lebanon, a tiny spot on the world’s map, has rarely experienced a prolonged period of peace. After the roaring 60s, this country has encountered several disturbances. To promote stability after the Civil War, the Lebanese government decided to peg its […]