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Sāmih Fawzī denounces the increasing religious influence on Egyptian society, and calls for clear constitutional texts that prohibit religious influence on public institutions.
The article refers to the dangerous spreading phenomenon of religious cassette tapes on public transportation. These tapes were issued by Islamic groups that have extreme tendencies.
Sāmih Fawzī writes about Takfīr and Rose al- Yūsuf, questioning the role of the Islamic Research Academy. Fawzī highlights the phenomena of recorded tapes that put national unity under threat as they encourage religious discrimination and call for supporting mujāhids.
The proposal of the National Council for Human Rights (N.C.H.R.) for reviving religious dialogue and reform of the educational curricula of the Azhar University has evoked different reactions from religious and educational circles at the university.
Salmān al-Dussarī sheds light on a heated controversy in Bahrain nowadays over whether the candidates for the preliminary elections should be allowed to use pulpits and mosques as means in their electoral campaigns.
An official report investigated the conditions that led to the killing of former president, al-Sādāt. The author is not convinced and asks for complete transparency and divulgence of the state’s archives 25 years later.
Growing fundamentalism has become terrorism and has targeted intellectual and political elite. The reasons for these developments and their consequences are mentioned in the following text.
A new Islamic satellite channel launched five months ago is said to be successful with the people, but is also criticized by scholars for promoting extremist salafist ideas.
Al-Wafd newspaper interviews Islamic preacher Khalīd al- Jindī, who rejects claims that he is one of a group of modern Islamic preachers because he wears western dress.
A collection of quotes from journalists and leading political, academic and religious figures on subjects to do with religious identity, Muslim and Christian relations, Islam in society and Islamic preaching.
A woman wearing a Niqāb gets into the train and utters invocations to Allah, asking passengers to repeat what she said. This phenomenon is becoming increasingly common.
Muhammad Rabī‘a discusses the growing phenomenon of ‘militias’ of men and women accusing people of unbelief and criticizing their dress on the public transport system.
The article reports on the lawsuit of Shaykh ‘Abd al-Sabour al- Kāshif who is accused of despising Islamic faith and cherishing heretical ideologies.
The article is on the arrest of 22 terrorists and the killing of seven during clashes between policemen and members of a group, al-Tawhīd wa al- Jihād, suspected of masterminding the Dahab and al-Joura bombings that claimed the lives of a few tourists and many Egyptians in Sinai.
The article deals with the Brotherhood’s influence inside the American University in Cairo (AUC), which was clear in the last Students Union elections in which a Christian candidate withdrew due to, as he stated, a mounting religious current on the campus.
Claims about Muslim Brotherhood members in the Bar Association using the syndicate’s money to their benefit.
The article investigates the connections and ties between young Muslim dā‘īya ‘Amr Khālid and a Jewish American journalist called Samantha M. Shapiro, who is known for her pro-Israel stance and fanaticism against the Palestinians, according to the author.
The article deals with ‘Amr Khālid and a long news feature about him published by The New York Times by a Jewish researcher, Samantha Shapiro, who allegedly has close relations to him. The article also discusses the popularity he enjoys in US circles for representing a form of Islam that can...
Information was collected about an extremist group that prompts religious strife in Egypt.
In the article, the author gives a historical overview of the political and social attitudes of the Arab Peninsula, which led to the establishment of the first Islamic state. He, at the same time, rejects the idea of political Islam and promoting an Islamic state.


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