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The People Want a Newspaper and a TV Station

Image Credits: Maria Kassab.

First of all I would like to apologize from the organizers of, and participants in the #Feb27 demonstrations for not having joined their crowd of 3000. As a consequence of that, my account of this day will always be second-hand, and lacking on an essential quality: an understanding of the participants’ energy. However, I will do my best to articulate what I think of the whole deal. Continue reading

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Letter To An Undefined Entity

Dear Undefined Entity,

I must start this by complimenting you on your complexity, and your elusiveness. I’ve been trying to send you a letter for a few days now, even before you started, but I couldn’t put a finger on who you were or on how I must address you. Every time I tried to look you in the eye, it felt like I was looking through a mirror, at my whole history, my identity, my context and my genes. Thus I really could not address you in an angry or offensive way. There is so much of you in me that despite my disillusionment with the mess you have made, I can still at least sympathize, or secretly enjoy your drama. Continue reading