As Lebanon slides further into political and economic turmoil, its social fabric is increasingly fraying. Beirut-based fellow David Kenner talks to Managing Editor Dan Peleschuk about the decisions intellectuals and skilled professionals face as they watch their compatriots flee abroad for better opportunities.


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David Kenner

Former ICWA Fellow (Saudi Arabia, 2019-2021)




Dan Peleschuk

ICWA Managing Editor




From the Field is produced by Dan Peleschuk



Top photo: The American University of Beirut (Mohamed Nanabhay, Wikimedia Commons)