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Prof. Dr. Ahmed Ghobashy, a lecturer of modern and contemporary history at the Heliopolis University for Sustainable Development, proposed on July 3rd that Egypt can be seen as the cradle of religions. 
Political and social theorist Sir Isaiah Berlin famously compared nationalism to a ‘bent twig’, ‘forced down so severely that when released, it lashed back wit
Following my initial visit to ‘Izbat al-Hajjānah [1], I furthered my research on other issues occurring in the aḥayʾ sha‘abiya of Cairo, or the popular areas where Egypt’s poor are living. The word ‘slum’ is disputed since Egypt does not have the abject poverty such as is seen in for example India...
Abstract: There is an urgent need for more fieldwork in Muslim-Christian relations in Egypt.  Too much reporting on these issues is either ideologically motivated or supported by insufficient data.  Dutch sociologist Cornelis Hulsman will provide examples from his work, including the conversion of...
Pope Tawāḍurūs II of Alexandria, Patriarch of St. Mark, has directed this statement to terrorist groups, “I hope you halt this violent attitude, and start to interact with societies in order to create a better future for all.” 
We aren't here to favor one religion over another, or compare between human beliefs… we can't tame this attitude. But we can differentiate a person’s behaviors when they have the same responsibility and are in the same place.
During the TV program '90 Minutes' broadcast on Al-Mehwar channel, Dr. Mo`taz `Abd al-Fattāh, professor of political science, said that were the ousted Mursi still in power, he would have treated the protesters more harshly than the way the current regime has treated the supporters of the Muslim...
ʿAbūd al-Zamr, leader of the al-Jāmʿa al-Islāmiyya, accused former President Mursī and Judge ʿAdlī Mansūr, former President in the transitional period after the June 30 revolution, of being the cause of the deterioration of the situation in Egypt. He stated this on his Twitter page.   (4 July, al-...
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