Friday, June 5, 2009
Barack Obama gave his highly anticipated speech to the Muslim world yesterday, which was generally met with warm praise. A few reactions:
NOW Lebanon gathered reactions from the street.
Lebanese reactions to President Obama's speech on PRI.
Reaction from Albalad (Arabic).
Obama's new era in international diplomacy - Daily Star editorial.
Comments by Worried Lebanese blog.
Friday SafadiUSA Twitter Roundup:
Safadi USA Executive Director Lara Alameh's article True Sovereignty and Independence for Lebanon in Daily Star.
Lebanon's Elections: Avoiding a New Cycle of Confrontation, Int'l Crisis Group's report.
Volta ao Mundo, a non-profit promotes intercultural dialogue between Lebanon & Brazil, holds launching event.
Climate change may escalate ME conflict: That's why it's important to support #civil society in environmental efforts.
Sharek961 empowers Lebanese citizens to promote transparency by sending eyewitness reports on election-related incidents.
After the Parliamentary Elections by Oussama Safa of Lebanese Center for Policy Studies.
The New Lebanon - a Lebanese focused site by World Focus news service.
RT: @yalibnan: Lebanon gets first firefighting helicopter for Forever Green campaign, a cooperative program between government and civil society.
Lebanese CSO Youth for Tolerance creates election-relevant games.
Citizens take action to save green spaces in Beirut. People power!
Child Protection Working Group says children abused during political campaigning
Aspen Institute's "Lebanese Elections in Context."