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How should we assess the endless stream of media reports and images that we are exposed to daily? On July 2, 2018, Matthew Sparks (M.A., Georgetown University) facilitated an important and evocative discussion of this question and introduced Arab-West Report, the massive electronic database...
Within the framework of the African Peer Review Mechanism, the Al-Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies organized a workshop on freedoms and separation of powers. The workshop was chaired by Dr. ʿAlyi al-Dīn Hilāl, the professor of political science at the Faculty of Economics and...
Egyptian (Coptic) researcher, Kyrillos ʿIffat Nasīm al-Maṣrī obtained a PhD for his thesis on the Egyptian electronic media approach to and treatment of the issues concerning Copts in Egypt, and on its impact on youth’s behavior toward national unity.
Brainstorming constitutes a prolific way to record impulsive as well as inspired reflections about very different topics and issues. The recent, improvised meeting at the Marriott Hotel in Cairo on December 18 between Cornelis Hulsman (accompanied by two interns, Mrs. Sayyidah Fu’ād and Mr. Vivien...
On Friday, 28 October 2011, the first issues of two newspapers rolled out. The first paper is the new mouthpiece of the Muslim Brotherhood's Freedom & Justice Party (FJP), while the second is al-Fath (The Conquest), the mouthpiece of the Salafi movement.
Arab-West Report Editor-in-Chief Cornelius Hulsman criticizes Egyptian media coverage of conflicts, arguing that background research and balanced reporting are too often traded for lazy, sensationalist journalism. He also cites an over-concentration of journalists in Cairo as one of the reasons...
Comments on the speech given by Drs. Cornelis Hulsman at the Cairo University.
Inaccurate media reporting frequently fuel rumors. The article presents a discussion on how false media reporting negatively affects Christians in Egypt.
The Supreme Council for Journalism has published a detailed review evaluating the performance of newspapers and magazines published in Egypt in October and November, 2004.
The problem that Islam and Muslims are facing now is primarily an internal problem. The main problem lies here in our methods in understanding this great religion of freedom, justice and tolerance. Some men of religion conspire with people in power in order justify tyranny. Some men of religion are...
... The head of the St. Catherine’s monastery filed a complaint against Bishop Makari, the recently-appointed bishop of Sinai, and accused him of trying to deprecate the historical importance of the monastery, which produces most of the tourist traffic in the area. The head of the monastery, Bishop...
Al-Wafd asks why the Egyptian government neglect the publishing of news of incidents and crises that happen here and do not respond until only after the incidents or crises are reported by international media by which time it is too late. Al-Wafd here presents a detailed description of the recent...
Talking about the emigrant Copts is a very difficult subject because the newspapers have dealt with them from one point of view and they classified them with the extremists, and traitors against their country. They had also mentioned that they were agents [for foreign powers] and so on. The truth...
The author argues that the non-implementation of the recommendations of the report by a special committee convened to look into the communal violence in Al-Khanka in 1972, the Al-Oteify report, led indirectly to the recent communal violence in Al-Kosheh, because the underlying issues were not...
In this article, the writer tackled the following topics: * Bad press management while confronting Al-Kosheh crisis. * Bad governmental management concerning controlling the situation in Al-Kosheh. * Bad party management while watching Al-Kosheh events.
Journalists are imprisoned, and the freedom of the media is questioned.
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