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Friday Prayers for Egypt: Party Dynamics


Two Egyptian granddaddies are going through growing pains. Both predate the modern state, and are striving to remain relevant.

The Muslim Brotherhood is taken over by its youth, who are forcing a revolutionary path. 259 more words


If You Don't Know! News & Politics Roundup: Dustin Diamond Convicted In Bar Room Stabbing, Woman Goes Blind After Pet Cat Licks Her, & MORE!

Former Saved By The Bell actor Dustin Diamond has been convicted of two misdemeanors dating back to a bar room fight last Christmas. He will be facing one year in jail. 120 more words


Interview with Ahmed El Fiky, Egyptian author and womens rights advocate.

Ahmed el Fiky is a young, aspiring author residing in Cairo, Egypt.  His first book, Operation 9/11,  written as a 24 year old investigated the truth behind the 9/11 attacks and the ensuing war on Iraq.  2,607 more words


Egypt releases U.S. citizen held for uprising activism

CAIRO — A U.S. citizen held by Egyptian authorities for his role in demonstrations in support of ousted former President Mohamed Morsy has been released and is on his way back to the United States, the U.S. 157 more words


The salutation of the first letter (2 Macc 1:1-1:1)

“The Jews in Jerusalem

And those in the land of Judea,

To their Jewish kindred in Egypt,

Greetings and true peace!”

The unknown author of this letter implies that there were Jews in Egypt. 124 more words