Technocracy now: The US is working to turn Lebanon’s anti-corruption protests against Hezbollah

While Lebanon’s protests remain focused on the economy and widespread corruption, Washington is increasingly determined to exploit the movement as a geopolitical weapon in the region. By Rania Khalek This is the first installment of a two-part report. Read part two here: “US-backed parties have infiltrated Lebanon’s protests, pushing the country toward war amid economic collapse” Lebanon erupted in massive protests this October. The demonstrations transcended sect and class, and quickly spread across the country. The movement was spurred by … Continue reading Technocracy now: The US is working to turn Lebanon’s anti-corruption protests against Hezbollah