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Tarek Ghanem
Tarek Ghanem is the commissioning editor of AUC Press and director of Meta-Lingual, an Arabic-English translation company with an interest in cultural production. read more
Tarek Ghanem
Opium or coffee? Islam and its relevance in hard times
Is religion numbing Egyptians into acquiescence amid a number of merciless austerity measures?
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History hurts, disturbs, inspires, revives
Some thoughts on histories from below and state narratives.
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O brother, what is prison? On Malek Adly
Who is Malek Adly, whom the regime is committing all these violations against in an attempt to break
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