They have stood out as the breath of survival for Lebanon, torches of light in the darkness the country has been enduring, fighters for rights and truths, feeders of those in need, rescuers, healers, and more.
These are the Lebanese (s)heroes we acknowledge today, on International Women’s Day. In the face of the many trials and challenges, they have been an inspiration to the nation.
Here’s to them, staring corruption in the face and tearing it down. Here’s to their strength and determination, for history will remember that the Lebanese revolution was a woman, a mother, a daughter, a sister…
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