Rania Khalek Dispatches from the Underclass

Author / Rania Khalek

This is part one of a two-part report. Lebanon erupted in massive protests this October. The demonstrations transcended sect and class, and quickly spread across the country. The movement was spurred by the levying of regressive taxes and the persistence of a corrupt neoliberal order that has mismanaged the economy and hollowed out the public […]

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It’s crazy how many former spooks have been hired at corporate news outlets like CNN & MSNBC as “analysts”. After spending their careers serving the national security state, they get to shape the news under the guise of expertise. It’s like state TV pic.twitter.com/uG48WSXGMe — Rania Khalek (@RaniaKhalek) October 4, 2019

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What the media isn’t telling you about the escalating and dangerous trade war with China pic.twitter.com/Xyw2Ex7iaJ — Rania Khalek (@RaniaKhalek) August 27, 2019

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