4 lessons I learnt in an actual revolution

On Friday, October 18, I woke to the smell of burning tyres. The shabaab, or young men, of my city had blocked the main square and key road junctions with barricades and set them alight. Banks and schools were closed, and classes cancelled. On TV, people were gathering in the streets in Beirut, the capital … Continue reading 4 lessons I learnt in an actual revolution