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Empire's exiles

The Chagos Islanders: Lindsey Collen introduces the women who have kept the decades-long struggle alive.

The long goodbye

After years of self-censoring silence, Reem Haddad says goodbye to the Syrians.

Yesterday's men

The same faces are back, and Reem Haddad can’t believe what she’s seeing.

The slide of sugar

How globalization came into the life of sugar labourer Kawlowtee, by Lindsey Collen.

In hope of justice

In the last of her monthly letters Reem Haddad returns to the murder that has obsessed her nation.

Filed in: Lebanon and Syria

A visitor in the mountains

My grandparents’ grave and the rancour of civil war, by Reem Haddad.

Democratization à-la-Labour

The shock after the last election was when the new Labour Government actually started to implement parts of its programme, writes Lindsey Collen.

The fast track

How government offices finally discovered computers, by Reem Haddad.

Filed in: Lebanon

Beastly beauty

How Beirut has learned to love liposuction and tummy tucks, by Reem Haddad.

The way back

Detainees return from Israel after 16 years, witnessed by Reem Haddad.

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