Elections, democracy, and the continued “Lebanonization” of Lebanon.
So I went to get a mammogram, 48 hours after election day. Everyone was still spinning from our attempt at democratically electing a parliament. … an election we haven’t had since 2009. … a parliament whose only unanimous agreement was to extend their stay in their seats. This was an interesting historical moment. … where LADE, the Lebanese Association For Democratic Elections, registered “only” 7000 violations! … where independent candidates made valiant attempts to gain sea