Media Roundtable: The Devastating Explosion In Beirut & Its Aftermath
On this edition of Your Call’s Media Roundtable, we're discussing the devastating explosion at Beirut’s port, killing at least 150 people, injuring more 5,000, and leaving 300,000 homeless. Lebanon is mired in an unprecedented economic and financial crisis, rising poverty, endemic corruption, and the COVID crisis. How are people coping?
Habib Battah, investigative journalist and founder of The Beirut Report
Al Jazeera: Who is to blame for Lebanon's crisis?
The New York Times: Why Did Lebanon Let a Bomb-in-Waiting Sit in a Warehouse for 6 Years?