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Mohammad Abdel Rahman
Opponents of Hosni Mubarak knew that he might be acquitted of the charges brought against him. But nobody expected things to reach this point, with...
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
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Eva Shoufi
In the tents of Syrian refugees, stories abound and tragedies surround them daily. After three years, the tattered canvas of the tents attests to...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
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Sayed Mahmoud
Radwa Ashour lost her last battle with death. The Egyptian novelist had fought on all fronts. She remained loyal to the idea of resistance, struggle...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
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Bassam Alkantar
Discussing food safety in Lebanon is pointless without the adoption of proper legislation, particularly the animal protection bill recently submitted...
Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Writing about the 'heroics' of the Cybercrime and Intellectual Property Rights Bureau has become tedious. Its latest exploit was the detention of a...
Saturday, November 22, 2014
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Amjad Malaeb
Using Islam in the service of politics is not limited to Arab nations and communities, or individuals in Europe who broke with their societies to...
Saturday, November 22, 2014
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Syrian music band “Nabad” was meeting at their practice space in Bab Touma, near Burj al-Rous when a car bomb hit the area. The building was...
Friday, November 21, 2014
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When Public Health Minister Wael Abu Faour talks about a health state of emergency, citizens assume that the Ministry of Health has turned into a...
Friday, November 21, 2014
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After losing all hope that political negotiations will lead to a “settlement” that grants electricity workers their rights, and ends “the occupation...
Thursday, November 20, 2014
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