Do not be fooled by the headline, this isn’t one of your typical “global warming is a government conspiracy theory” articles. No, this is just my passionate but non-extreme opinions on the numbers proving the theory of climate change to be merely an environmentalist fear tactic. Well what proof do I have of this so-called..
We tremble We shiver We wail We shake our heads to revive our lost thoughts But little do we know how truly long gone these thoughts of ours are Our beliefs Our concepts Our views Our ideas All waver in the unreachable distance Almost like a distant memory, they become obsolete They become relics at..
It has come to my attention that, despite all the prattle regarding freedom of speech and open-mindedness, even those with the most authority among us have no idea what either word means. Given the emphasis put on these terms, one would assume that they would be defined and made unambiguous – this is quite blatantly..
Ronald Reagan, fortieth President of The US once said: “Government’s first duty is to protect the people, not to run their lives.” Before that, Henry David Thoreau, a philosopher and freethinker, said: “That government is best which governs least.” Go back a few more years and George Washington, The US’s first president and founding father,..
كان الناس منذ زمن طويل, يعيشون في قبائل معزولة حيث الناس كلها من فطرة واحدة, يفعلون كل شيء لمصلحة مجتمعهم و هم غير مجبورين. كان ذلك المجتمع قائم على المودة, و الولاء, و التعاون بين الناس. مع ذلك كان النظام الاقتصادي بسيط, و لم يطل حتى لاحظ الناس أن من الممكن تطوير هذه المجتمعات البدائية…
The book The History of Philosophy by Leo Strauss talks about a variety of philosophers and their philosophies. The one whose ideology I shall address today is Karl Marx’s. Marx was a German philosopher and freethinker and along with Fredrich Engels came up with the tenets of Marxism, a worldview that was the basis for..
This video is to restore any Arab’s hope for a better Middle East. By Nour Fahmy
Un Cubano A boy, a girl A Cuban cigar Sitting here awaiting A war that’s not far The ships they’re coming But never arrive Los Rusos are coming To keep us alive Americanos, they don’t play The game very well They treat us as if Fidel Castro has fell Day after day They threaten my..
There are many men in the Igbo culture who are egotistical and Okonkwo was one of those men. As I was told by on one my court messengers, Okonkwo was appreciated by his barbaric tribe, which only proves that he was the greatest barbarian amongst them. This man with an adolescent mentality has killed a..
Walk down the streets of Cairo and look around…Do you like what you are seeing? Do you like what we have become? Turn the T.V on and switch from channel to channel…Do you like what you are hearing? Does it not strike you at all that we have become flocks..
Many people thought that the idea of having another war after World War Two was impossible. Well, it is not impossible because we are living in a world where governments are only working for themselves and not for which the country they were elected by. Now people think only of how to become better for..
Through history, women have been proven to be suffering through tough times in the light of sexism. Women’s day is a special date celebrated annual where millions of women from all around the world gather and unite to celebrate the place women have marked in society today along with once again fighting for justice and..
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..
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..
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych intends on signing an open-trade agreement with Russian President Vladimir Putin, which would supposedly bring economic stability back to the country. Ukrainian protesters, angry about Yanukovych’s decision to favor a trade deal with Russia over the one offered to the country last month by the head of the EU committee José..
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..
It was the holy feast, Yom Kippur, the largest celebrated Jewish event. The sky was calm and the streets were empty. The beaches where packed while thousands enjoyed the cool Mediterranean weather. On the observation front, soldiers were swimming in the canal and playing soccer on its shore, completely ignorant of any Arab movement just..
October is celebrated across the world as Bullying Prevention Month with different sponsors in every country. Millions of schools are proud to consider themselves signatories of the movement through annual festivals and awareness presentations, yet after years of failed attempts the project seems to become increasingly abandoned day after another, which is not in any..
During the month of September, Egypt was overwhelmed with protests all around the streets. AT LEAST 968 protests during the month of September were formed. 80% of all these protests were for political reason. The Muslim Brotherhood formed 42 % of all these protests. There were 408 protests from the Muslim Brotherhood during the month..
Today, Ethiopia began to divert the flow of the Blue Nile in order to construct the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam in the Benishangul-Gumuz region near the borders of Sudan. On its own, the dam will cost $4.7 billion other than the $12 billion required to harness the rivers’ flow through the rugged land of Ethiopia…