AUC Students Protest Trump’s Declaration of Jerusalem as the Capital of Israel

AUC Students Protest Trump’s Declaration of Jerusalem as the Capital of Israel

Happening Now: #AUC students stand for Al-Quds #القدس_عاصمة_فلسطين A post shared by American University in Cairo (@auc_egypt) on Dec 7, 2017 at 3:21am PST   Students at the American University in Cairo are currently protesting against American president Donald Trump’s latest decision. The White House announced earlier this week that Trump officially recognizes Jerusalem as […]

This ‘Sex and the City’ Star Has Canceled Her Trip to the UAE

This ‘Sex and the City’ Star Has Canceled Her Trip to the UAE

By Reem Tolba

  The 52-year-old Sex and the City star is coming to UAE to meet her beloved fans, and oh my, we are shook. Sarah Jessica Parker has a lot of style and beauty ventures under her belt, specifically her SJP Collection of heels.   She is meeting with her Middle Eastern fans and to show […]

This Olympian Just Inspired Barbie to Finally Introduce a Hijab-Wearing Doll

This Olympian Just Inspired Barbie to Finally Introduce a Hijab-Wearing Doll

One of TIME magazine’s “100 Most Influential People” of 2016, Ibtihaj Muhammad, was honored with a one of a kind doll from Barbie!     Ibtihaj is the first American Olympian to ever compete while wearing a hijab, which made sense that her doll — that was given by Mattel in the Glamour Women of the Year LIVE […]

Meet Aliaa Ismail, Egypt’s First Female Egyptologist

Meet Aliaa Ismail, Egypt’s First Female Egyptologist

by Nadine Arab

Aliaa Ismail, a 26-year-old Egyptian Egyptologist, is training locals in Luxor on how to protect their heritage using digital preservation technologies. She’s not just the director at the training center for 3D scanning and documentation, but also the on-site manager of the Theban Necropolis Preservation Initiative. The project is expected to change documentation of history […]

VIDEO: This Egyptian Man Can Speak at Least 7 Languages, and You Can Barely Speak 1

VIDEO: This Egyptian Man Can Speak at Least 7 Languages, and You Can Barely Speak 1

  With over one and a half million views, a video of an Egyptian man talking by the pyramids is going viral. The video shows a guy selling necklaces for tourists, and in that process, learned many different languages.     In the video, the man demonstrates his ability to master at least seven languages, […]

The Muslim Youth Camp of California: An Inside Look at Young Muslims in the US

The Muslim Youth Camp of California: An Inside Look at Young Muslims in the US

Founded in 1961, the Muslim Youth Camp of California was the nation’s first sleepaway camp of its kind, an early experiment that mixed Islamic studies and rustic Americana. With a history stretching from Presidents John F. Kennedy to Donald Trump, the camp has helped shape the identities of thousands of Muslim children, many of whom […]

‘Iraqi Sniper’: the Response All Arabs Needed to ‘American Sniper’

‘Iraqi Sniper’: the Response All Arabs Needed to ‘American Sniper’

In 2014, Clint Eastwood directed “American Sniper”: a biographical war drama film based on the autobiographical memoir, under the same name. Needless to say, the film was a huge success, with an international gross of over $547 million. The film was also the highest grossing film of 2014 in the United States ($350 million).   Bradley […]

Meet Rahaf Khatib, the First Hijabi to Appear on the Cover of a Fitness Magazine

Meet Rahaf Khatib, the First Hijabi to Appear on the Cover of a Fitness Magazine

by Marwa Khalifa

A mother, a passionate runner, a marathoner, and a Muslim Syrian born/American woman, Rahaf Khatib, was one of the first hijabis to appear on the cover of an international magazine “Women’s Running”. She is one of the strongest influencers on Instagram, when it comes to issues of health.   Khatib is a true role model […]

Egyptian-American NBA Star Abdel Nader Just Signed a 6 Million Dollar Contract

Egyptian-American NBA Star Abdel Nader Just Signed a 6 Million Dollar Contract

The rumors are true; Egyptian-American NBA star Abdel Nader just signed a four years contract to switch from Cyclones to Boston Celtics, and it’s worth six-million dollars! Yup, you just read that.     Nader, 23, was the NBA D-League’s Rookie of the Year in 2016-17 where he scored at least 30 points in five […]

Why Did Donald Trump Pick Saudi Arabia as His First Trip Overseas?

Why Did Donald Trump Pick Saudi Arabia as His First Trip Overseas?

Donald Trump’s first trip overseas as the American president was to Saudi Arabia. Many — including us — were astonished by his decision, but as we take a closer to the visit and how beneficial it is to the American/Saudi relations, we were proven otherwise.   Not only did Trump’s visit seal a massive weapons […]

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