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Lebanon’s tensions and dangers reflect wider Arab troubles

September 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Protesters celebrate the resignation of Prime Minister Saad Hariri in Beirut [Patrick Baz/AFP]

A Presentation by Rami G. Khouri

Lebanon has reached a decisive moment in its modern history.  Rami Khouri will discuss the significant underlying dynamics within the country, prospects for a rebirth of the state and the citizen-government relationship, and how events in Lebanon link up with similar dynamics of poverty/wealth and good governance/corruption across much of the region.   Register now.

Rami Khouri

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Rami G. Khouri is Journalist-in-Residence and adjunct professor of journalism; Coordinator, AUB in NYC Briefings Initiative; and Senior Public Policy Fellow  at the American University of Beirut.  He is a Syndicated columnist with Agence Global Syndicate, USA, and a Nonresident Senior Fellow at Harvard Kennedy School.

The discussion will be moderated by Jeff Klein, Mass. Peace Action board member and frequent author and speaker on the Middle East.

Sponsored by Massachusetts Peace Action’s Middle East Working Group


September 15
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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