Waste incinerators are not the solution to the Lebanese trash crisis

The Waste Management Coalition recently installed a 12-meter flag of non-toxic black smoke to protest the construction of a planned waste incinerator in Beirut. Bearing “7ara2to Samana” (You Burned Our Sky) as a slogan, the coalition of environmental…

Neighborhood Novellas

The “forbidden” taste of Palestine

“The taste reminds them of Palestine. That’s why people love our ice cream,” said Khamis Ghafour, better known…

Diaspora Voices

A Twist of Shawarma in Mexico: One Taco de pastor, Please!

Mexican food produced outside Mexico differs exponentially  from what is actually consumed in Mexico. This is mainly due…

Sports

Hyperandrogenism Policy To Be Retracted Again After Showing Double Standards

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) announced new regulations related to hyperandrogenism that will were enforced on…

Poetry

This aching ghost town

  This ghost town needs not Your sympathy Your needless speeches Your endless hypocritical lingo.   This ghost…