General security member holds Syrian refugee children, who fled to Lebanon, as they wait for buses to go back to Syria from the southern village of Shebaa, Lebanon. (Aziz Taher / REUTERS)

Lebanon POW : 19 – 25 April

The Ministry of Peace concerns itself with war, the Ministry of Truth with lies, the Ministry of Love with torture and the Ministry of Plenty with starvation. These contradictions are not accidental, nor do they result from from ordinary hypocrisy: they are deliberate exercises in doublethink‚ÄĚ – George Orwell.

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Lebanon POW : 12 – 18 May

The liberty of a democracy is not safe if the people tolerated the growth of private power to a point where it becomes stronger than the democratic state itself. –¬†Franklin D. Roosevelt.

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