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Sunday, November 19,  2017
EDITORIAL

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

Nagwa Shoeb

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 to democracy during the final years of the Mubarak regime.

Midan Masr

The success of a constitution derives not only from the wisdom and the fairness of the text/document, but most importantly from the widespread involvement, informed participation, and buy-in by all of the people of Egypt into the constitution making process

Midan Masr

In all of our decisions let’s take a momentary pause and think, “is this how to be great?”, “Is this what a great people would do?”

Midan Masr

Without enshrined justice, we will always be at risk of losing any gains made along our journey to establishing the new Egypt.  The very foundation of any society is justice – this is not simply a demand of the January 25th, 2011 revolution, this needs to be the first demand of new Egypt

Midan Masr

Welcome to the first issue of Midan Masr. Midan Masr aims to be a focal point for information, discussion, and debate regarding current issues that affect Egypt. The content is entirely opinion pieces that we hope reflect the richness and complexities of Egyptian society on a myriad of issues

We encourage and welcome first-time writers, seasoned writers, bloggers, photographers, cartoonists, and ultimately everyone who wishes to express their opinion on any of the issues affecting Egypt to submit their contributions in Arabic or English to: info@midanmasr.com

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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Polls

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?
 Yes
 No
 Don''t care
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