(سارة بحر) – إذا اردتم مظاهرة وفقاً لشروط من في السُّلطة فهذه ليست سوى مهزلة. مظاهرة ضد هذه السُّلطة وليس وفقاً لشروطها هو ما نهدف اليه.
True #LAUPRIDE – walking us through 3 years of student struggle and activism as an independent individual with personal ideals, and as part of a student movement struggling for the sake of a better society – join us this Saturday at TEDxLAU ‘s 3rd annual event: TEDxLAU 2014: TimeCapsuleXand hear what our one and only Hassan Harb has to say!
A large segment of the protest constituted of university students from LAU, AUB, USJ and Balamand. Photos of victimized Lebanese women lead the march, as the voices were raised in protest, demanding equality and justice for the mourning families – a whole new ambiance of hope and change.
We will never be motivated to do something or understand how grave the transgressions against us are until we start looking at ourselves like citizens, individuals that belong here and have a duty towards our nation.
Inside the council, things aren’t going exactly well. Some of the meetings we held didn’t have a clear agenda, or a proper division of tasks. Neither are all of the members coming with the mindset or spirit of changing the student life in our university to the better. Fortunately all the political bigotry and polarization that surfaces on Elections day disappear and hardly made it to the council. Supposedly the choice of being cool and playing along, is the one that reigns.
Atallah Al-Salim speaks to Mish Jareedi on Take Back LAU Council 2013 Alternative candidates campaign. “Alternative Students Movement mobilized LAU students in Beirut campus and campaigned for setting affordable tuition […]