Celebrating Dissent 2022

Celebrating Dissent 2022

Organized by Freethought Lebanon and the Council of Ex-Muslims of Britain, Celebrating Dissent 2022 was held in Cologne, Germany on August 20 and 21, with the participation of more than 50 speakers and artists from more than 30 countries.

Freethought Lebanon on Facebook

Freethought Lebanon on Facebook

Freethought Lebanon launched the Facebook page in English. Follow us on social media:
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Atheists in Lebanon

Atheists in Lebanon

Human Rights Violations Report (2021)

Freedom of Speech and Censorship: Where does Lebanon Stand?
حريّة التعبير والرقابة

قراءة الملخّص بالعربيةRead the full reportWatch the video :لمشاهدة الفيديو   1. Freedom of Expression: A Negative Fundamental Right Freedom of Expression is a fundamental human right, guaranteed under Article 191 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. But is this freedom an absolute? Usually, we associate freedom with the absence of constraints, the ability

الملحدون في لبنان – ملخص الدراسة

المقدمة أجرت Freethought Lebanon هذه الدراسة بتمويل من NORAD الوكالة النرويجيّة للتعاون الإنمائي، وهي الدراسة الأولى من نوعها حول أشكال التمييز السلبي ضدّ الملحدين والأغنوستيك والمفكّرين الأحرار في لبنان. على امتداد خمسة شهور، قام الباحثون في Freethought Lebanon بتمحيص مجالات التمييز السلبي وانتهاك حقوق الإنسان في لبنان خلال العقد الماضي، مع التركيز بشكل خاص على

Survey Summary – Atheists in Lebanon
ملخّص الاستطلاع – الملحدون في لبنان

قراءة الملخّص بالعربيةRead the full Survey reportWatch the video :لمشاهدة الفيديو   IntroductionThere are few studies about atheists in the Middle East region [1,2,3], and Lebanon is no exception. Since the inception of the Lebanese Republic, atheists have been assumed to be non-existent by the state [4], and as such they have been ignored, marginalized,

Case Studies Summary – Atheists in Lebanon
ملخّص دراسات الحالة

The study of the discrimination against atheists in Lebanon has been enriched with forty interviews that give an in-depth, personal insight on the various aspects of social and legal challenges that face atheists and freethinkers in the country. A total of forty interviews were conducted with victims of discrimination or close friends of those who

Media Analysis Summary – Atheists in Lebanon
ملخّص تحليل التغطية الإعلاميّة – التمييز ضدّ الملحدين في الإعلام المرئي اللبنانيّ

قراءة الملخّص بالعربيةRead the full Media AnalysisWatch the video :لمشاهدة الفيديو IntroductionTV representation of atheism in Lebanon has been lackluster at best. While the constitution protects freedom of belief, atheism is highly stigmatized, a reality further fortified by how media outlets cover the topic.While the internet might have slowly taken over the TV around the