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The Point?

Perhaps I’m dense, but what are we missing here in the West? Most of the Middle East has a somewhat unpleasant reputation for the way women are treated by Sharia (Islamic Law). 552 more words

True Lies

From rags to riches

Photograph: Ahmad Abdalla’s Rags and Tatters

“I don’t make films to convey specific messages nor to convince people of my beliefs,” says Ahmad Abdalla. “Films are just films.” 2,035 more words


Zack’s Café: Artisan Breads, European Fare in a Local Egyptian Favorite

The family that brought Egypt Smiley’s Grill recently introduced a new European dining experience, Zack’s Bakery Café. The café aims to provide its customers with homemade artisan bakery items, high-grade Lavazza coffee drinks, and nutritious beverage alternatives. 1,102 more words