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2013-08-15 09:37:01

The Arab Spring A new movement of young Egyptian Muslim committed to voluntary social work has given many young people a stronger social and political consciousness, and the courage to change the country. This is the conclusion of anthropologist Sara Lei Sparre from the University of Copenhagen in her newly submitted PhD thesis. She followed a group of young Egyptians before and after the historic protests in the Tahrir Square in 2011 leading to the fall of President Mubarak. During the...

2009-11-10 08:15:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Disappearance, Forced Conversions and Forced Marriages of Coptic Christian Women in Egypt - a pioneering report on human trafficking - was released today by Christian Solidarity International (CSI) and the Coptic Foundation for Human Rights. Researched in Egypt by American anti-trafficking specialist Michele Clark and Egyptian women's rights activist Nadia Ghaly, the report documents a criminal pattern involving deception, sexual violence,...

2009-06-01 06:30:00

CAPE CORAL, Fla., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- While the world is focused on President Obama's historic trip to Egypt, author Mr. Pat offers a different point of view in his new nonfiction book, "Project Egypt: A Politically Incorrect View" (published by AuthorHouse). Mr. Pat argues that Egypt is a brutal dictatorship, not the republic our politically correct politicians would like us to believe. Religious insurrection and political challenges to the men in power is routinely put down by military...

2005-08-20 10:16:40

BERLIN (Reuters) - Hundreds of German far right extremists marched through Berlin and gathered for a rally in former Nazi hotbed Nuremberg on Saturday after a meeting to honor Adolf Hitler's deputy Rudolf Hess was banned. Around 350 supporters of the NPD, a party the government has likened to the early Nazis and tried unsuccessfully to ban, gathered in Nuremberg, scene of Hitler's huge rallies after the Nazis came to power in 1933. Police said about 300 anti-Nazi protesters had...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.