Mother of Cancer Survivor Shares the Most Inspirational Message About Their Journey

Mother of Cancer Survivor Shares the Most Inspirational Message About Their Journey

  We all know someone who was young and healthy, yet unfortunately had his life turned upside down in a second after a cancer diagnosis. For a while now, I’ve been coming across posts of a young brave boy called Zein Youssef who has been battling cancer.   Zein has been diagnosed with high-risk stage […]

New Egypt Court Ruling Backs Tiran and Sanafir’s Transfer to Saudi Arabia

New Egypt Court Ruling Backs Tiran and Sanafir’s Transfer to Saudi Arabia

by Rana Elhawary

In November 2016, The Egyptian Supreme Administrative Court reached a verdict regarding the Tiran and Sanafir Treaty. The verdict that was issued stated that Tiran and Sanafir were Egyptian islands and, correspondingly, the treaty made with Saudi Arabia is illegal, as it would require the surrendering of Egyptian territory to a foreign government.     […]

Athletic Ehab Tawfik Gets Photoshopped and It’s Everything You Want from Life

Athletic Ehab Tawfik Gets Photoshopped and It’s Everything You Want from Life

  I absolutely love Ehab Tawfik. He was my life back in the ’80s. It’s sad how millennials will never understand the effect Tawfik had on our love lives. But this is the Internet and Photoshop era, and the only thing people love right now is Photoshop battles.   So, Tawfik’s social media accounts always […]

Confession # 1 My Battle With Depression

I love writing, and that love has evolved due to my fascination with the power of words. I believe it is a profound mistake to not think thoroughly before you speak. I have always noticed that people tend to use big words like ‘Love’ and ‘Hate’, forgetting that they could use, ‘like’ and ‘dislike’ instead. […]

Maria’s note: The battle for Aleppo

Last Friday, U.N’s Human Rights Office accused Bashar el Asad’s troops of going from house to house, razing areas considered opposition strongholds and killing rebels and civilians. U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay said reports are coming out of Damascus announcing massacres of civilians, including any suspected of fighting with the opposition.  Pillay […]

Apple vs. Samsung

In world of smart phones, originality is everything. We’ve all seen the rise and fall of many smart phones for the past 6 years with definite  winners always racing to be number one. for the past couple month, there has been a war going on between 2 of the biggest vendors over patent s for […]