The summer of 2015 was a ‘stinky’ summer in Lebanon. Mountains of garbage began to pile up across Beirut and the towns of Mount Lebanon in poorer and affluent neighborhoods alike (Abu-Rish 2015). The growing trash heaps were dusted with white poison powder to ward off rats and insects but it did little to combat…

via The Garbage Crisis in Lebanon: From Protest to Movement to Municipal Elections — Tadamun

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