Bourgeois society ought long ago to have gone to the dogs through sheer idleness; for those of its members who work, acquire nothing, and those who acquire anything, do not work. – Karl Marx.
PM Saad al-Hariri (2nd L) & MP Nadim Gemayel (3rd L) launching the “Bike Sharing System” project in downtown Beirut. (Mohamed Azakir / REUTERS)
People on bicycles take part in the launching of “Bike Sharing System” project in downtown Beirut, Lebanon. (Mohamed Azakir / REUTERS)
Palestinian refugees who live in Lebanon during a sit-in to demand full time jobs on Labors’ Day at downtown Beirut, Lebanon. (Wael Hamzeh / EPA)
Asian and African Women demanding better work conditions demonstrate on International Labour Day in Beirut. (Charlotte Gaudreau)
Domestic workers demanding better work conditions on international Labour Day in Beirut, Lebanon. (Nabil Mounzer / EPA)
Supporters of the Lebanese Communist party take part in a May Day rally in Beirut, Lebanon. (Anwar Amro / AFP)
Beirutis celebrating “Ayoub Wednesday”, a yearly tradition celebrated on the last wednesday of april, honoring prophet Ayoub who lived in this area. (Nabil Ismail)
Reflection of people crossing Samir Kassir garden in Beirut. (Nagham Ghandour / AlAraby Al-Jadeed)
NASA astronaut Donald Thomas (2nd-R) watches a sky lantern drift up into the air during an event in support of the Lebanese Army. (Anwar Amro / AFP)
A cultural protest commemorating “Tripoli day” in north Lebanon. (Tripoli’s monuments club)
Supporters watch Hassan Nasrallah during a rally to commemorate Hezbollah Wounded Veterans Day in the southern suburb of Beirut. (Wael Hamzeh / EPA)
Wounded Hezbollah fighters listen to a speech by Hassan Nasrallah via a video link, in Beirut, Lebanon. (Bilal Hussein / AP)
A ship named “Nabil J” went aground along the promenade and transformed into a landmark for the people passing through Saida, Lebanon.
FC Barcelona legend Ronaldinho is surrounded by security during the Classico of Legends football match against Real Madrid in Beirut. (AFP)