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Egypt: 10 killed in religious clashes in Cairo

May 8, 2011

0 Ten people have been killed in clashes between Muslims and Christians in Egypt’s capital Cairo overnight. Egyptian soldiers stand guard next to furniture set on fire during clashes in the country’s capital Cairo. Photo: AP 12:53PM BST 08 May 2011 Egypt’s military rulers said that 190 people have been detained overnight in connection with the […]

Losing my religion for equality

July 15, 2009


Jimmy Carter July 15, 2009 Illustration: Dyson Women and girls have been discriminated against for too long in a twisted interpretation of the word of God. I HAVE been a practising Christian all my life and a deacon and Bible teacher for many years. My faith is a source of strength and comfort to me, […]

The Closing of Books@Cafe in Jordan,

September 21, 2008


Written By: Madian al Jazerah, co-owner of Books@Cafe This is about where we stand in hypocrisy and bigotry…and where we will be if we remain quiet. Books@Cafe and many other establishments have been closed this week. Here is what I witnessed and what happened to us at Books@Cafe: The night before Ramadan, the police violently […]