Articles by Amanda Haydar

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Back to the Drawing Board: Beirut Has Been Bombed to the Ground. Now What?
Amanda Haydar – TRANSCEND Media Service, 17 Aug 2020

17 Aug 2020 – Embedded in Lebanon’s system is what Galtung calls structural violence. The current arrangement has failed to ensure the best interests of the Lebanese people and it is neither conducive to peace nor development. Conflict in Lebanon embodies Cultural Violence–the tendency to utilize aspects of culture to legitimize and justify direct and structural violence. Ask yourself this: “What does the Lebanon I want to live in look like?”

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