Archive for the ‘Society’ Category

The EUMC (European Monitoring Center on Racism and Xenophobia) just released a report studying the conditions of Muslims in EU countries. I’ve only had time to skim through the 117 pages. At a first glance, they seem to have made an effort to maintain balance such as with the chickin-and-egg issue of marginalization and discrimination. […]

No Code


This is something that’s been bouncing around in the back of my head for about a week.I’ll start with a mundane example. As anyone who’s lived in Cairo knows, transportation is a bitch. Personally, I drive, although sometimes i wish i wasnt so reliant on the storage space. It’s such a stressful, nerve-wrecking ordeal. And […]

We Have Roots


[This is my first post to The Egyptian (hopefully won’t be my last). I posted it in my blog, but then it seemed well fitting to the name of this blog, that I thought of sharing it here. But , I guess I’ll have to write a more appropriate first post sometime soon; something which […]