Now that the constitution has been approved the Panther Express asked two AIS students to highlight some of the articles that they liked and disliked from the Egyptian constitution: As you all know the time finally came to vote for the new and improved Egyptian Constitution. On January 14 and 15, the nationwide referendum took..
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Now that the constitution has been approved the Panther Express asked two AIS students to highlight some of the articles that they liked and disliked from the Egyptian constitution: Since the 2011 revolution, Egypt has been going through a lot of hard circumstances. The revolution definitely improved the country and made a huge change that..
You know this unavoidable anger that gets you whenever a foreigner asks whether you ride a camel to school, live in a tent, or wear galabeya all day long? I recently realized that I do the same thing – to the Iranian people. To me, they were always either Islamist extremists or people who gave..
A lot of people devote time into making flyers to stop bullying; a lot of people create videos on how to stop bullying. Yet nothing happens. A video on YouTube experimented with the idea of bullying. In the video you see two people (both actors), one is being bullied and one is the bully himself…
There are a lot of things that were surprising about the movie No Impact Man, especially the idea of it. The idea was to leave as little impact as possible on the environment, such as wastes, releasing CO2 in to the atmosphere, and no electricity since electricity creates waste as well. Yet the most thing..
A few days ago while I was scrolling through 9gag, I found a very interesting post; it was a picture composed of two pictures alongside each other, one of Bella from Twilight and one of Katniss Everdeen from the Hunger Games trilogy. The picture read, “Don’t be a Bella, be a Katniss”. Being an obsessive..
Have you ever laid eyes upon a young puppy, and felt the sudden urge to reach out and lavish it with attention? Or perhaps you have recently welcomed a new family member into this world, and you were overwhelmed by the ‘cuteness’ emanating from this infant? Everyone, at one point in their lives, has been..
Can I … Can I escape her? Can I betray her like a cheater? Will she be ever my friend? Or will she be my evil enemy Can my conscience disappear one day And never come back? Will she ever do anything Against my precious, priceless morals, and values? Can she? She is always around..
Freedom of speech is a political right of one expressing their opinions, ideas and thoughts. One has all rights to express their own opinions, but without offending anyone else. Freedom of speech is one of the main ideas of the enlightenment. Starting off, what is modernization and how can a person..
Trying to describe what music is is like trying to explain what color is; you just can’t. Yes you can say certain songs give you a specific feeling but you will never be able to explain that feeling. For some people music is just a form of entertainment on a long bus ride or in..
There was this boy called Stefan and a girl called Emily. They both go to the same school and they are in the same grade, they were both really close friends. They have been hanging out for a while, Stefan only saw her as a close friend. However one day he felt this connection between..
Confidence is the key to success. Confidence is why some of us are more successful than others. The idea you have of yourself is what determines the events in your life. The more confident you are, the more untouchable and respectable you become. The less confident you are, the more vulnerable you become to judgment…
Son, promise me that one day you will be the person you’ve always wanted to be!” “I promise” “Promise that you’ll take care of your father!” “I Promise” “Promise that you’ll visit your grandpa every Friday!” “I promise” “Promise me that you’ll be true to yourself and the world!” “I promise” “Promise you’ll be the..
School. Probably the main source of pressure towards teenagers. “You’re only a teenager, you don’t know what you want, you’re not responsible enough yet – but here’s a bunch of exams that will decide your future and where you go with life.” Now read that again and think of how corrupt and hypocritical that is,..
Getting told to be thankful is something that is easy for us humans to say, rather than to do. In all honestly, giving thanks is the number one way to stay happy and content with your lifestyle. It’s terrible not knowing what you have until it’s gone. In honor of the year 2013, (and Thanksgiving)..
As a 15 year-old girl, I don’t know if I should be admitting that one of my favorite movies was Horton Hears a Who. This movie expressed the idea that there’s life in the littlest of places and so it has made me very paranoid about everything I eat and drink. I mean, what if..
She was the richest woman in the world. She always gave. She never received. She never complained. She never hated life for all the obstacles it threw at her. And she loved. She loved, even her enemies. He was the poorest man in the world. He snatched everything from everyone. He never gave. He always..
What is it that makes reading so special? Readers argue that the charm behind reading lies within the gradually developing story which constitutes a book. Others would say that knowledge is the ultimate fruit to be gained from reading. Yet there’s a certain charisma behind books which is recognized..
I told you so: things your mom was right about During our normal day, we wake up go to school, come back home with a new story to tell our parents. Most likely our mothers. Even if we don’t want them to know about them, the moment you walk in the door she knows what..
Humans. Are they always this negative? My uncle’s always had a knack for learning about them and the odd things they do. He insists on watching a daily screening of lies and depression humans have chosen to represent current life on this beautiful planet. They call it “The News”. Apparently, humans know they’re being fooled..