ARIJ: Watchdog Journalism that Holds the Powerful to Account

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Photos by Ala’a Sukhni, ARIJ “Against the odds, investigative journalism persists in the Middle East,” beams a headline in the Columbia Journalism Review, the leading publication for media industry professionals and academics. And one organization of watchdogs—Arab Reporters for Investigative Journalism—is largely responsible. ARIJ Executive Director Rana Sabbagh, a key figure in the Amman-based organization’s history, says, “We won’t remain silent bystanders. […]

8 Young Lebanese Entrepreneurs Who Are Changing the Rules of the Game

Lebanon’s entrepreneurship ecosystem has been in full bloom in recent years, with fresh startups emerging round the clock and numerous entrepreneurs making a name for themselves on a worldwide scale. In this issue, HOME is bringing you a diverse compilation of eight young Lebanese entrepreneurs who are changing the rules of the game across a […]