Tag Archive: Egypt

Nov 26 2013

Where is Hamed Abdel-Samad? Is he killed because he is critical of Islam?


Hamed Abdel-Samad is disappeared. Police in Cairo are investigating the disappearance of an Egyptian-born German author and critic of Islam, security sources said on Tuesday, months after a cleric declared him an infidel and called for his death. Hamed Abdel-Samad, author of “The Downfall of the Islamic World: A Prognosis”, went missing in recent days, …

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Sep 03 2013

Good news from Egypt.

Egypt’s new constitution limits the role of Islam. Where the new constitution differs most significantly from the old one is on issues of Islam’s role in governance and law. The 2012 constitution included three articles that broadly defined and significantly expanded the role of Islamic jurisprudence. Article 2, which dates back to the 1971 constitution, …

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Aug 19 2013

Hey Egypt, stop killing people.

The Egyptian government acknowledged that its security forces had killed 36 Islamists in its custody on Sunday, as the country’s military leaders and Islamists vowed to keep up their fight over Egypt’s future. More than 1,000 Islamists and their supporters are gunned down by security forces. This is ridiculous. Egypt must stop killing people. Morsi …

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Aug 18 2013

Ban Muslim Brotherhood


“Allah is our objective. The Prophet is our leader. Qur’an is our law. Jihad is our way. Dying in the way of Allah is our highest hope.”– Muslim Britherhood. Bangladesh is an Islamic country but banned Jamaat-e-Islami, the Islamic political party. Egypt should learn from Bangladesh and ban Muslim Brotherhood. There is almost no difference …

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Jul 04 2013

Women live with their worst enemies

Not only in Egypt, sexual violence against women occurs everywhere in the world. Women are exploited, insulted, oppressed, beaten, threatened, harassed, tortured, raped, killed by no other beings but men, their fellow humans.

May 01 2013



(Source) Almost 80% of Egyptian Muslims say they favour religious freedom and a similar number favour sharia law. Of that group, almost 90% also think people who renounce Islam should be put to death. Probably we do not expect much from Afghanistan and Pakistan. But What about Bangladesh? Atheists and Islamists have recently been fighting …

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Mar 19 2013

A fable


Women had a little bit of rights in Egypt. But they did not like the dictator. So they went to Tahrir Square. They cried out loud. Demanded rights. Freedom.

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Nov 28 2012

Stupid Egyptian court ordered stupid death sentences over a stupid film


‘Seven Coptic Egyptians are sentenced to death by an Egyptian court for their connection to an inflammatory anti-Islam film.’ Stupid people protested all over the world against the stupid film. Stupid followers of a cunning man have been burning down the towns, slitting throats, beheading people or stoning people to death in the name of …

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Oct 07 2012

Women speaking out

Feminist icon Robin Morgan is speaking with Mona Eltahawy, Egyptian-American Journalist and activist. Robin Morgan: Mona Eltahawy is an Egyptian-American feminist, brilliant journalist and pal. She was a correspondent for Reuters in Cairo and Jerusalem. She has reported news from the Middle East for The Guardian in the UK. She has written for US News …

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Aug 03 2012

Muslims are becoming jokers. They want Halal Meat, Halal Apple-pie. Now they want Halal Television.

Indonesian Muslim group wants halal television. An Islamic council in Indonesia wants the country’s broadcasting commission to consider certifying TV programs as religiously acceptable. But the country’s broadcasting commissioner has ruled out certifying TV programs based on whether they’re acceptable to Islam. The term halal most commonly refers to foods that are permitted by Islam, …

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