People in Lebanon are having to marshal the strength it takes to rebuild – again.
No one could have prepared the country for the August 4 explosion at Beirut’s port, which killed at least 190 people, injured thousands, and left some 300,000 homeless. The city is coming together to get through it, but many say they are tired of being called upon to be a resilient nation.
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Ney Alvarez produced this episode with Abigail Ony Nwaohuocha, Dina Kesbeh, Amy Walters, Alexandra Locke, Negin Owliaei, Priyanka Tilve and guest host Mohammed Jamjoom.
Alex Roldan is The Take‘s sound designer. Natalia Aldana is the engagement producer. Stacey Samuel is The Take‘s executive producer, and Graelyn Brashear is Al Jazeera’s head of audio.