What the Louis Vuitton Robberies Mean for Egypt?

What the Louis Vuitton Robberies Mean for Egypt?

By Reem Tolba

  A lot of big names in the retail world, such as Chanel and Victoria’s Secret, have been getting demolished and robbed for unknown reasons, and it’s causing people — mostly fashion and business enthusiasts — to panic. It has been reported that Louis Vuitton lost $150,000 of merchandise during a raid in Ohio. However, […]

The World Reacts to Egypt’s Tragic Mosque Attack

The World Reacts to Egypt’s Tragic Mosque Attack

By Reem Tolba

  The tragic mosque attack in Egypt saw to death of over 300 people, and injured 132 people. Om El Donya has been mourning since Friday, but she’s not doing it alone. Grief was felt all around the world.     France, Eiffel Tower     On Friday, the Eiffel Tower dimmed its lights in […]

Meet the Family That’s Curing Egyptians’ Homesickness in Canada

Meet the Family That’s Curing Egyptians’ Homesickness in Canada

by Rana El Hawary

  Whether you left Egypt to study for college, work, live, or basically any other possible reason, one thing is for sure; you’ll feel homesick, especially for mama’s cooking. Canada’s Maha’s Kitchen found a solution for this.     “My children, Monika and Mark, were completing their university degrees in Canada, when I told them […]

Egypt Selects ‘Sheikh Jackson’ as Its Nominee for the Oscars’ Best Foreign-Language Film Category

Egypt Selects ‘Sheikh Jackson’ as Its Nominee for the Oscars’ Best Foreign-Language Film Category

  Culture vultures, it’s a beautiful morning to wake up to and feel proud that you’re Egyptian. Egypt has chosen director Amr Salama’s Sheikh Jackson as its nominee for the Oscars’ best foreign-language film.   The movie tells the story of a a bearded Islamic cleric, played by Ahmed El Fishawy, with a secret passion […]

You Need to Watch Justin Trudeau’s Beautiful Ramadan Message

You Need to Watch Justin Trudeau’s Beautiful Ramadan Message

  Justin Trudeau, the Prime Minister of Canada and the leader of the Liberal Party, is arguably everyone’s favorite politician. Not only because he’s THE second-youngest Canadian Prime Minister, but also because his domestic and foreign policies are the simplest guide for any politician to be, well, popular.     Unlike his American counterpart, Justin […]

Peace by Chocolate: Syrian Refugee Launches Canada’s Hottest Chocolate Company

By: Rana El Hawary

It’s sad that when we think of Syria now, we think of tragic narratives of a devastated city, torn apart by civil war. We think of refugees, a dispossessed people, and a group of kids who have lost years and years of schooling, and childhood.   Fortunately, however, there are two sides to every story. […]

This Canadian Brand Just Encouraged Diversity in the Coolest Way

This Canadian Brand Just Encouraged Diversity in the Coolest Way

  Amidst world politics that made millions feel worthless, homeless and hopeless, Canada takes it one step further with diversity. The Molson Coors Brewing Company is a multinational brewing company, formed in 2005, and it is the world’s seventh largest brewer by volume. The company just moved people to tears with their latest ad, showing us […]

Canadian Swimmer to Swim the Gulf of Aqaba for the First Time

Canadian Swimmer to Swim the Gulf of Aqaba for the First Time

  In an effort to spread a message to the world, a very big message, one that says Sinai (and the area around it) is a safe destination for visitors, Canadian swimmer Norman Piche plans to swim from Egypt to Jordan for the very first time.     Piche will cross the Gulf of Aqaba […]

5 Successful Egyptians in Canada We Should All Be Proud Of

5 Successful Egyptians in Canada We Should All Be Proud Of

by Lamia Abozaid

There isn’t a place around the world where Egyptians aren’t making a difference and inspiring people every day. Egyptian minds are great once they’re let loose. Here are some Egyptians in Canada who we should all be proud of – they have gone above and beyond to reach where they are today.     Hoda AlMaraghy […]

‘Deen Squad’ Has Your Hip Hop Ramadan Soundtrack Literally Covered

‘Deen Squad’ Has Your Hip Hop Ramadan Soundtrack Literally Covered

Islam and hip-hop join forces in the most halal dynamic duo the musical world has ever seen, Deen Squad. Ottawa college buddies, Jae Deen and Karter Zaher joined forces in 2015 to breath life in their musical career and create Deen Squad.   By re-writing mainstream hip-hop and rap songs to a more Muslim tune, Deen Squad has made […]