Who’s Been Detained for Freedom of Speech in Lebanon?

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In the last few years,  journalists, artists, activists, and others in Lebanon have been detained or  spent some time on trial for freedom of expression under different laws. This is a list of names starting 2009 that we find in our research. Please get in touch if you want to add more names we missed. Note that this list will covers only the detainees and the people who spent time on trial.

This research was done by Joey Ayoub and Mohamad Najem

9 Responses to Who’s Been Detained for Freedom of Speech in Lebanon?

  1. Mahmoud Ghazayel May 5, 2014 at 6:35 pm #

    Semaan Khawam not Simon

  2. Tammy Dennard June 9, 2014 at 9:05 am #

    there is nothing like freedom of speech. And Lebanon is not an ideal model for us. This country has got so many troubles. We should do something now!

  3. Lynn March 22, 2016 at 7:48 pm #

    I don’t get the dates for the chart

  4. Lynn March 22, 2016 at 7:50 pm #

    Like what?? I would love to help!!

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