Al Hakawatya: Chelsey Green and Dina El Wedidi Take Over the Citadel with Fathy Salama

Al Hakawatya: Chelsey Green and Dina El Wedidi Take Over the Citadel with Fathy Salama

  Cairo people, rejoice! We here at Scoop Empire are joining forces with the U.S. Embassy in Cairo for one jazzy musical affair!   The U.S Embassy is welcoming Chelsey Green – a contemporary jazz violinist – and the Green Project as part of the State Department’s American Music Abroad program; a program that introduces […]

American Film ‘The Chosen Guard’ to Be Shot in Egypt Featuring Youssef Mansour

American Film ‘The Chosen Guard’ to Be Shot in Egypt Featuring Youssef Mansour

  Last night, Action Film International announced that it will be producing a feature-length movie in Om El Donya. Yes, right here in Egypt. The film is going to be titled The Chosen Guard, and it shall have an American production team working on it, but all the cast and crew will be Egyptians. Looks […]

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Urges World Leaders to Speak out Against Trump’s Muslim Ban

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Urges World Leaders to Speak out Against Trump’s Muslim Ban

London’s Mayor, Sadiq Khan, has informed all senior diplomats that the international community must show “moral leadership” by speaking out against Donald Trump’s Muslim ban.     Khan will urge global leaders to condemn the US President’s “cruel, prejudiced and counterproductive” policy as he hosts the largest ever gathering of ambassadors and dignitaries at City Hall.   […]

23 Signs Against #MuslimBan That Will Restore Your Faith In Humanity

23 Signs Against #MuslimBan That Will Restore Your Faith In Humanity

by Salma Hossam

US President Donald Trump’s executive order banning immigration from seven Muslim countries for four months, refugees for three months, and Syrians indefinitely has become known as the “Muslim Ban,” and everyone is talking about it. We’ve compiled a list of signs we’ve seen during protests in the US that just need to be shared. Here […]

Palestinian American Organizer for #WomensMarch Faces Islamophobic Attacks

Palestinian American Organizer for #WomensMarch Faces Islamophobic Attacks

  Women have been uniting like never before in the United States this past week. Following President Donald Trump’s inauguration, every woman has left the comfort of her home, took to the streets to protect her basic rights. The Women’s March  has been a huge inspiration for females all over the world, yet amidst one of the […]

This Egyptian Man Makes Koshary with Asian, Italian and Moroccan Twists

This Egyptian Man Makes Koshary with Asian, Italian and Moroccan Twists

  The one dish that constantly fuels our country has finally made it to land of the free (but not really because Donald Trump). Koshary, Egypt’s much-loved street food and national dish, just made a grand entrance in New York, via New York Koshary, a new restaurant that’s serving it up…with a twist. Well, twists. […]

You Need to Watch This Chilling Pro-Muslim American PSA by Katy Perry

You Need to Watch This Chilling Pro-Muslim American PSA by Katy Perry

  Confronted with an increase in hate crimes and Islamophobic rhetoric, American Muslims have been organizing, educating and speaking out. And now, an unexpected ally have decided to join them to bring awareness to the fight that America’s Muslims are facing over the next four years ― Katy Perry.   The Dark Horse serves as executive producer on […]

Rami Malek Stars in Dior Homme’s SS17 Ad Campaign

Rami Malek Stars in Dior Homme’s SS17 Ad Campaign

Are you seeing this too? Mr. Robot star, aka Egypt’s pride and joy, Rami Malek has finally joined the Dior Homme family.     Malek isn’t the only star in this constellation, as the star joins pop icon Boy George, model Ernest Klimko and rapper A$AP Rocky for the French fashion house’s summer 2017 campaign, marking the first high-fashion […]

Was This American YouTuber Kicked Off a Flight For Speaking Arabic?

Was This American YouTuber Kicked Off a Flight For Speaking Arabic?

  Arab-American YouTube stars Adam Saleh and Slim Al Baher filmed a video as they were being removed from a Delta flight, and it’s already gotten over 400,000+ views.   The flight was bound for New York, but before departing from London, Saleh and a friend were removed from the flight– just because a fellow passenger […]

Viral Post Reveals Black Friday Was a Big Lie in Egypt

Viral Post Reveals Black Friday Was a Big Lie in Egypt

Last Friday saw Egypt’s biggest Black Friday to date. If you don’t know what that is, let us tell you. It’s the day following Thanksgiving Day in the United States where most major retailers open very early and crazy promotional sales. Black Friday was introduced to Om El Donya two years ago, and we kind of […]