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Friday, November 24,  2017
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Maryanne Stroud Gabbani

If anyone is wondering who to support to get rid of Islamists in Egypt, here is your answer. The women of Egypt are some of the strongest women I've ever seen. 

Nagwa Shoeb

Between a gracious past and a bloody present, Heliopolis Palace Hotel, now the Presidency, has witnessed history unfolding. Since its opening in 1910 as the world’s largest hotel, the site served as a hospital, and then as the headquarters for the failed union between Syria, Libya and Egypt, hence its name as al itihadiya (the union), and then from 1981 till today it is the official headquarters of the President of Egypt.

Yahia Lababidi

To see one’s world unraveling continents and oceans away and to feel that you can’t do anything can be terribly frustrating. But with distance, one also sees more clearly

Hassan Omran

Ants - One of the Miracles of the Creator - Why are they Nations Such as Ourselves?

Wanda Krause

To know how women played such an influential role, it is essential to look at Egyptian women activists in at least the decade prior to the revolution in 2011

Ahmed Rabah

The Voice of the Ego - A short story by Ahmed Rabah

Nadia S. Mohammad

A Muslim Brotherhood president seems to be cause for overwhelming trepidation for feminists, specifically, Western feminists.

Ebony Coletu

Why would you ever preserve graffiti, which is by definition a transient art form? Does “mural” status undermine or obfuscate the battle of the brushes that capture a revolution in progress, not just a memorialization of events past?

Arwa Aburawa

Islam has “the capability of helping to solve one of the greatest problems of our time, namely that of ‘the environment’

Kenan Malik

If we invite the state to define the boundaries of acceptable speech, we cannot complain if it is not just speech to which we object that gets curtailed

Rants

There’s No Grey in Our Flag

 “In the land of all black and all white, shouting grey is blasphemy;” and there are 80 million shades of grey in Egypt. Continue Reading

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EDITORIAL

Editorial – The Nile

It’s simple really, if we don’t save the Nile, everything else we are debating, discussing, arguing about will be irrelevant. Continue Reading

An open letter to Dr. Mohamed ElBaradei

I have the greatest respect and admiration for you. We can never forget that it was your courage and foresight that called for change and a transition...  Continue Reading

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Mish Fahem?

Mish Fahem?

Mish Fahems are stand-alone cartoons interspersed throughout the paper that humorously raise a specific question or point out an apparent contradiction,...  Continue Reading

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