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The author makes comparisons between the way this crisis, caused by a newspaper report, and other similar crises have been dealt with. He feels that the Ministry of Interior is dealing with each opposing power according to their influence. He believes the demonstrations should have urged the...
The author opened fire on the extremist sheikhs and the Islamic fundamentalists for their obsession with sex and their open way of dealing with it in their sermons and meetings. He criticized their rejection of writers who dealt with sex in their publications and asked them to look at themselves...
The television serials "Awan Al-Ward" attracted people’s attention because it discussed the relationship between Muslims and Christians which Islam has clearly sketched out. This relation has three dimensions: human, political and a dimension related to creed. Secularists and communists speak a lot...
Pax Christi, the international Catholic peace movement, has been monitoring closely the developments in the Middle East. This year, the Arab Education Institute in Bethlehem became an Affiliated Organization with the movement. Pax Christi has been organizing several fact finding missions and...
In this article, Mustafa Mahmoud expresses his view of art saying that the arts are all natural skills that we are all born with and they are all merciful gifts from God. However, because man perverts his gifts and uses them in sinful ways, art should not be left alone but criticized, questioned...
There is no doubt that Christianity, according to the Holy Bible, has its own viewpoint to money, and consequently to the market culture. The Bishop explains his view in the Islamists paper el-Shaab and warns for a culture of materialism.
Subtitle: In Western media, every Muslim is a terrorist or another Khomeini At the Al-Albeit University, north of the Jordanian capital Amman, scholars from 90 Islamic and Arabic universities gathered to discuss the challenges facing the Islamic world. One of the most important challenges discussed...
Farouq Hosni, the Minister of Culture, says that those who tried to stop the development of society were active at first, but the cultural enlightenment was stronger than their campaigns. Culture [education] was spread and continuous enlightenment campaigns were organized all over the country. But...
The debate that is raging in the country over crimes of honour, and the proposed amendment to article 340 of the Jordanian penal code is going in the wrong direction. Opponents of the proposed change in the law, specially parliamentarians, are missing the point.
Women activists along with a popular committee that led a nationwide campaign to demand the cancellation of Article 340 which grants leniency for killers in crimes of honour, said they will continue their drive to abolish the article despite Parliament’s decision on Sunday to shelve the law.

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