To Outlook Newspaper’s editors,
I was astonished and appalled by the article, “Please me at any price”, by Mohammad Sibai, that you published in the last issue of Outlook. It was an extremely saddening thing to know that an article so heavy in homophobic clichés was published in the Outlook Newspaper.
AUB was always a place of exception in Lebanon, where tolerance, openness and freedom are
enjoyed like nowhere else in the country. The Architecture and Design Department is the place where we shaped ourselves intellectually and professionally. But also the human environment where we were able to develop much of our personalities, to expand socially. This was especially important for those who could have found this particularly difficult and who had the chance to find in AUB the place where they could feel at ease with themselves. It is indeed at AUB that some were able to accept their…
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