Halim Shebaya

Halim Shebaya is a Beirut-based analyst. He teaches in the School of Arts and Sciences at the Lebanese American University. 

Halim's articles have appeared in the World Post, Huffington Post, OpenDemocracy, Jadaliyya, Legal Agenda, Annahar, Assafir, and Al Akhbar. 

He holds an M.Div. in Theology (NEST), M.A. in Middle Eastern Studies (SOAS), and an L.L.M. in Public International Law (Nottingham). 


Xenophobia will not solve Lebanon’s refugee crisis

The Lebanese government should implement policies to curb xenophobia for the sake of both the state and the refugees.

Pope Francis

Pope Francis in Egypt: A voice of reason

The pope has sent a strong message against Islamophobia and for religious and individual freedoms.

United States

Is Trump a saviour for Middle Eastern Christians?

Or is he a false prophet?