Casting in Hollywood can be hard work. Especially when there aren’t enough non-White actors to go around.
Details are pouring in that the terrorist organization Islamic State, or ISIS, has unleashed a missile attack on an Egyptian Navy ship off the coast of Rafah in Egypt on Thursday. Not much information has been published about the attack, but there has been a rash of skirmishes in the Sinai Peninsula region which might […]
Rupert Murdoch, one of the most powerful CEOs in the world, took to Twitter recently to defend the questionable casting of the biblical film, Exodus. Murdoch said a series of tweets that all Egyptians he knows are white, causing a backlash across social media.
On Monday (Sept. 23), an Egyptian court ordered a relative shutdown on all activities of the outlawed and overthrown Muslim Brotherhood movement. After the military ouster in July of President Mohamed Morsi, who was backed by the Brotherhood, this latest move by country’s government signals an effective end to the Islamist group.
The political clashes in Egypt have turned bloodier by the moment, with the latest violence sparked by the ouster of former president Mohammed Morsi in July by the country’s military. In the midst of the turmoil that has divided citizens, looters made off with precious museum artifacts in the biggest heist of its kind in […]
According to Wikipedia, the job of a Secretary of State is one that is “principally concerned with foreign affairs.” During a huge “foreign affair” whose development included the ousting of Egypt’s president Mohammed Morsi, Secretary of State John Kerry just happened to be blowing off a little steam on his yacht–but he was still on […]
Egypt has kicked out it’s president. The North African country’s army ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi Wednesday (July 3).
Russian tourists got unprecedented access to the Great Pyramid recently, by sneaking past guards and capturing images of some of history’s most visually captivating structures. The photographers were able to snap photos of the Sphinx, and the Great Pyramid of Giza, all by hiding out in the area, which has been off-limits for tourists to climb […]
A fatal hot air balloon crash in Egypt Tuesday (Feb. 26) killed 19 during an accident near Luxor. Most of those dead are tourists.
While tension continues to grow in parts of Africa and the Middle East over last week’s viral backlash from the anti-Islamic film, Innocence of Muslims, the anger may spill over into the U.S. as anti-Islamic ads are to be sprinkled around New York City via public transit, as early as next week. The ads, commissioned […]
The anti-Islamic film Innocence of Muslims caused an uproar among followers of the religion resulting in the attack on the U.S. consulate in the city of Benghazi, Tuesday (Sept. 11) night. Four Americans were killed, one of which was U.S. Ambassador to Libya, J. Christopher Stevens, who is believed to have died of smoke inhalation, following the […]
“Add a few moans and groans and you will pass through undetectable,” says the advertising for one of the most controversial inventions to ever hit store shelves. Religious conservatives in Egypt, livid and much of the Middle East, are livid over a product that allows women another opportunity to be virgins again. At least in […]