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How to Dance between the contradictions of Aoun!

How do we uncover the intent behind the discourse of president Michel Aoun, who is trying to take part of the revolutionary process whilst starving the resources of the revolution of activists? How do we refuse to be part of his side and his revolution against Taif? How do we …

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The “Emotional” Aoun and Taif Agreement

Taif is a Region in KSA but also its where the amendments on the Lebanese constitution happened that’s why it has the name of “Taif agreement”. Some politicians in Lebanon are linking Taif to the whole middle east and to the conflict with Iran, knowing that the Taif agreement emerged …

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oh! so you want to be the “only” influencer !

social change through meetings. Well it’s true even with Covid 19 if you know how to use social media. For a lot of people meetings are boring, useless, stressful, painful, and so they get viewed as kind of a necessary evil of working with other people to be avoided at …

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Conflict -fueler? Rather problem -solver

the Executive Director of the Nordic center for conflict transformation Naoufal Abboud The question of whether a human being can create conflict. The answer is obviously yes. Conflits are inevitable and are part of people’s daily lives. In fact, the theories of conflict prevention are in fact theories of violence …

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to begin with Conflict transformation: People are not a “problem”

the Executive Director of the Nordic center for conflict transformation Naoufal Abboud Conflict transformation has several tools that can be divided according to the kind of conflicts: symmetric or asymmetric. In symmetric conflicts, meaning conflicts between parties that have some kind of similarities or belong to the same socio-economic or …

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Three Dimensional Artwork

Apparently, this strange piece of artwork became the centre of a controversy in Beirut as it was likened to the Star of David, a symbol understandably not too welcome in Lebanon. However, someone suggested that it was actually Masonic. As many of our readers will already known, Freemasonry’s philosophies are …

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