Naked lebanese women
These political parties are almost all men dominated, and the women that do head these parties are often only there because they are a part of one of the political families and have been put in place for power often because of a sudden death or lack of men left to run in the family.
Men control the leadership of the country, often silencing the women’s voices.
The political field in Lebanon, like most of the rest of the world, is male dominated.
That is not to say there are no women actors in Lebanon, they are just few and far between.
Women had to have documents that could prove that they had received at least an elementary level education.
This limitation was lifted five years later in 1957 without much discourse or a fight.
Women were refused the right to vote by early Lebanese government until they organized and began petitioning for equal rights.NGOs or non-governmental organizations have been created in response to the lack of women's political representation.