At a crowded rally in downtown Beirut, a protester wears a white t-shirt over his face to protect himself from tear gas fired by security forces on August 23, 2015. (Flickr / Victor Choueiri)
22 Sep 2015

#YouStink: Lebanese Rise Up Against The Capitalist Dream Of Privatization

“Lebanon is brutally capitalist in its structures … all public infrastructures are run privately,” one analyst tells MintPress. “And so what you see today as a ‘revolution’ against the establishment is really a denunciation of Western capitalism.”