Zoe Dutton

Zoe Dutton is a Beirut-based journalist for The Daily Star. Her work has appeared in Al Monitor, The Atlantic and The National Interest. 

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As Lebanon’s economy spirals, foreign domestic workers remain stranded

As Lebanon’s economy has deteriorated in recent months, many migrant workers have gone unpaid. Owed months or even years’ worth of wages, they are unable to afford plane tickets home and often have nowhere else to go.