Beirut, City of Lights

By / February 2017

One of the world’s oldest cities, Beirut is also among the Middle East’s most diverse, with sizable populations of many Muslim and Christian sects. Photographer Scott Lashinsky sends these pictures of Beirut’s many colors.


Beirut Has a Garbage Problem

By / December 2016

“What will happen,” asks Rachel Pie when the temporary landfills overflow or if the ocean-side dump is blocked because of environmental damage? No one knows. For now, people are simply glad to be able to bike through the city without plugging their noses or wearing face masks.