Sunday, March 24,  2019
Maria Golia

 Maria Golia, a long-time resident of Egypt, is author of Cairo: City of Sand (2004) and Photography and Egypt (2007). She is also the permanent correspondent for The Middle East (UK) and columnist for the New Internationalist (Oxford).


Egypt beyond MubarakIt takes imagination and resourcefulness to relinquish a self - image to which you’ve grown accustomed. Who will “the new you” be?


Egypt's Forgotten Fellahin There is no real agricultural policy in Egypt in the same way there has been no real government and the fellahin (peasants), are an endangered segment of society


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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