Is Beirut's Reputation for LGBT Tolerance a Myth?

The presence of Syrian refugees may have also played a role in a recent crackdown on gay bars.

Massive Car Bomb Rocks Central Beirut

At least eight were killed in the explosion.

How Urban Design Affects Ethnic or Religious Tensions

You can't design your way out of conflict, but the way we build neighborhoods can either help or hinder polarized communities, and maybe even prevent radicalization in the first place.

Beirut's 'Big Dance'

A dance initiative that encourages fitness and international connections.

May Day Around the World

A look at how different cities spent International Labor Day.

Annia Ciezadlo on Beirut

Journalist Annia Ciezadlo explains why the city's balconies and rooftop gardens must be preserved