This is the best tl;dr I could make, original reduced by 86%. (I’m a bot)
So many people have been discouraged, as Lebanon is being pushed to the brink with no real change, and the ideal system is out of reach.
Lebanese people feel defeated with no other option but to apply for visas abroad. Volunteers who have been helping clean up Beirut’s streets since the port explosion explain how it is the civil society who stepped in to help, as the state is absent.
Lebanese people believe this was the tipping point that made people so desperate to leave for good.