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Saturday, February 4,  2023

The protests in Taksim Square go beyond a few trees. It is important to understand what is at stake and what the big deal is at Gezi Park. 

Ethemcan Turhan

The protests in Turkey are far more than the about the individual liberty to access urban resources: it is a right to change ourselves by changing the city

Alan Strathern

why have Buddhist monks been using hate speech against Muslims and joining mobs that have left dozens dead?

Julia Tieke

Since long, I have been wanting to write this letter. I was hesitant, thinking about it, yes, quite often, but never starting it for real.

Sara Eftekhar

Liberals in Egypt criticize the new constitution for its lack of protection for women’s rights. Do women in Canada suffer from different kinds of inequalities? 

Marwan Muasher

On his upcoming trip to the Middle East, U.S. President Barack Obama will make his first visit as president to Israel, the West Bank, and Jordan. 

Naava Mashiah

It is time to peer through the looking glass. Does Israel want to be part of this region or an outpost of the West?

Tarek Osman

Are Political Islam and democracy reconcilable? 

Guy Sorman

The Toulouse and Montauban tragedy will likely lead to greater integration, not less —exactly what radical Islamists don’t want

Ha-Joon Chang andSerene Richards

An Interview: If you could kick out Mubarak, I’m sure that you can do a lot more!

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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 – 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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Removing the word "civil" from the Constitution will result in
 A military state
 A theocratic (religious) state
 A civil state
 Don''t care
Do you support holding football matches with fans attending?
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