Mohammad Khawly

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Egyptian filmmaker Yousry Nasrallah’s new film about the unlikely relationship between a political activist and a camel rider tries to highlight the...
Tuesday, February 7, 2012
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As one of the leaders of the Egyptian April 6 Movement, Ahman Maher is proud of what activists have achieved so far, but insists that the revolution...
Monday, January 30, 2012
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Despite the departure of Mubarak one year ago, Egypt’s media remains in the grip of supporters of the fallen regime, with a few exceptions that...
Friday, January 27, 2012
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The recently released Egyptian film Wahed Sahih was suddenly pulled from movie theaters to be re-examined by a censorship committee for “unvirtuous”...
Friday, January 13, 2012
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Official media in Egypt desperately tried to cover up the military crackdown against protesters in Tahrir Square over the past three days. Only a few...
Monday, December 19, 2011
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After attempting to assassinate the Egyptian Nobel Laureate in 1994, Egypt’s Salafis have revived their attack on the world-renowned novelist Naguib...
Monday, December 12, 2011
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Perhaps a rare title to hold, “The Christ of Tahrir,” was one of the titles given to Mona Mena. Mona is a doctor, a revolutionary activist and an...
Friday, November 25, 2011
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Nadia Beshara recounts to al-Akhbar the harrowing experience of her son’s death at the Maspero massacre, her disillusionment with the armed forces...
Thursday, October 20, 2011
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