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Jody Atwood named Lebanon softball coach

Jody Atwood didn’t plan to be back on the softball field next spring.

Lebanon High had other ideas.

Four days after Devilette head coach Chris Spurlock resigned, Atwood was named his replacement. 501 more words



Beirut workshop fosters cooperation on diakonia

Prof. Nicolas Abou Mrad during the workshop in Beirut. ©MECC

14 June 2016

The situation in the Middle East presents steep challenges for Christian service (diakonia) and advocacy. 435 more words


Samsung, False Advertising And Bad Customer Service

Having had my phone for up to 2 years now I had no thoughts of changing it, especially not change to a different mobile brand until my dad being the cellphone fanatic that he is showed me the latest device from Samsung, the new Galaxy S7. 1,106 more words


Crisis & Control, (In)Formal Hybrid Security in Lebanon (July 2016)

The report I co-authored with Marie-Noelle Abi-Yaghi and Mariam Younes from Lebanon Support (Beirut) has just been published: http://cskc.daleel-madani.org/resource/crisis-control-informal-hybrid-security-lebanon. If you wish to access the resulting policy brief authored by Lebanon Support’s partner International Alert, click on the following link: http://www.international-alert.org/sites/default/files/Lebanon_LocalSecuritySyrianRefugees_PolicyBrief_EN_2016.pdf. 481 more words


Review of Diana Allan's "Refugees of the Revolution: Experiences of Palestinian Exile" (July 2016)

I have reviewed Diana Allan’s book “Refugees of the Revolution: Experiences of Palestinian Exile” for Anthropological Quarterly (Spring 2016). You can access the PDF file at this link: 19 more words