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About a month ago I went to visit a friend in prison.

It doesn’t matter who he or she was, since there are now hundreds of young men and women in Egypt’s prisons because of the new Protest Law. The prisons are full to the brim with...

Third World War

Involuntary Compulsive Laughter Syndrome (ICLS) occurs in audience members who desperately need to laugh in a cinema regardless of the quality or content of the movie they are watching. It’s a result of the physical and psychological urge to...

Abdel Fattah al-Sisi

“You’re going to pay means you’re going to pay,” President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on the day of the new Suez Canal project’s inauguration.

His statement was directed at businessmen as well as average citizens, urging them to donate...

Cloud 9

Only a Sinai-based three-day music festival could coax 300 young people to gather, in head-to-toe hippie garb complete with flower headbands and glow-in-the-dark shoelaces, in Masr al-Gedida at an ungodly hour of the morning.

The...

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