Sunday May 25, 2014
When the people who are responsible for my country ask a direct question, I expect them to accept my direct answer and not to be blackballed or jailed because I am telling them the truth.
After my previous article “From Russia With Love” about retired field marshal Abdel Fattah ElSisi`s trip to Russia, I received a storm of criticism by my fellow Egyptians on how I accused the...
Saturday May 17, 2014
The great Malcom X once said and I repeat it after him no matter what others thinks of me:
“I am for the truth no matter who tells it. I am for justice no matter who it is for or against.”
Last month I had the privilege to attend the Jerusalem Post’s 3rd Annual Conference in New York City, which served as a significant day in my life to finally see my colleagues from the Jerusalem Post for the first...
Friday Apr 04, 2014
Shaykh Omar Suleiman once said: “The sign of a beautiful person is that they always see beauty in others.”
While I was attending the MJC peace conference in Sarajevo back in early July 2013, the revolution fire was dominating me from the inside out. My Egyptian pride was very loud to an irritating point for some people that I don’t blame because they couldn’t see the Egypt in me and the...
Saturday Mar 22, 2014
Like Joseph Goebbels once said regarding the media propaganda:
“If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it. The lie can be maintained only for such time as the State can shield the people from the political, economic and/or military consequences of the lie. It thus becomes vitally important for the State to use all of its powers to repress dissent, for...
Sunday Feb 23, 2014
“Believe those who seek the truth but doubt those who find it”
I know everyone is curious and anxious about what I will say about the current situation in my Egypt these days but I need first to talk about the reasons that lead to June 30th.
What led to the quick fall of the Muslim Brotherhood after only one year in power while they had been 80 years in operation?