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Hany Ghoraba is an Egyptian writer, political and counter-terrorism analyst at Al Ahram Weekly, author of Egypt's Arab Spring: The Long and Winding Road to Democracy and a regular contributor to the BBC.

ARTICLES BY: Hany Ghoraba


September 5, 2018 9:44 am
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Islamists Smear Egyptian Actress for Removing Hijab

She was once one of Egypt's most popular actresses. Now, Hala Shiha has created an uproar by announcing that she no longer will wear a...

July 11, 2018 12:25 pm
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Egypt’s Islamist Televangelists Lose Clout

They once captured the hearts and minds of millions of Egyptians, but Islamist televangelists are losing popularity. They started to lose credibility during the June...

April 22, 2018 2:40 pm
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Ninety Years On, the Muslim Brotherhood Faces an Uncertain Future

The Muslim Brotherhood has managed to weather many storms over its nine decades of existence. Egyptian presidents Gamal Abdel Nasser, Anwar Sadat, and Hosni Mubarak...

March 23, 2018 9:24 am
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Southern Libya: Terrorism’s Next Frontier

ISIS' recent battleground defeats and its loss of most of the areas in Syria and Iraq that it once controlled have forced group leaders to find an...

March 1, 2018 9:34 am
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Islamists Threaten to Disrupt Egyptian Presidential Elections

Islamists have been attempting to disrupt the Egyptian political scene for decades -- often by infiltrating the political process or disrupting it through systematic negative propaganda...

February 15, 2018 4:36 pm
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Where’s the Outrage for Turkey’s Deadly Assault on the Kurds?

A full-fledged military assault on a predominantly Muslim community typically sparks a global wave of protests, condemnation, and sometimes calls by Islamist leaders for retaliation. This...

January 17, 2018 4:52 pm
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Why the Muslim Brotherhood Declared the US an Enemy State

In the first official statement of its kind, the Muslim Brotherhood announced last month that it now regards the United States as an enemy, following...

December 26, 2017 3:38 pm
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Ibrahim Munir, the Man Who Keeps the Muslim Brotherhood Alive

Among the lesser known, yet most influential leaders of the Muslim Brotherhood is the Egyptian-born British national Ahmed Ibrahim Munir Mustafa. Known simply as Ibrahim...

December 20, 2017 12:31 pm
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Countering Christmas Jihad

"Soon on your holidays" -- a sentence that would typically befit the celebrations of Christmas -- was recently turned into a terrifying threat, when posted  on an ISIS-related...

November 14, 2017 11:56 am
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Egyptian Islamist Uses New Jersey Base to Stoke Christian Hatred

Inciting sectarian strife against Egypt's Coptic Christians is not a novelty. Islamist propaganda targeting the Coptic Church, businesses and doctrine has thrived for decades --...

Culture

Yeshiva University Grad Writes Book to Help Children Understand Death

What should parents tell their children when a loved one dies? It’s a...

New England Patriots Star Shares Western Wall Photo With Jewish High Holidays Message

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman posted pictures of himself in Israel, including...

Features

A Look at the Candidates to Become Jerusalem’s Next Mayor

JNS.org - The late Jerusalem Mayor Teddy Kollek used to say that if one wanted to uproot and replant a tree...

Faith and Fasting: A Look at the Practice Ahead of Yom Kippur

JNS.org - Fasting is the most commonly known Yom Kippur ritual. According to a 2016 Pew survey, 40% of American...

A New Generation of Galvanized Young Jews Fight Antisemitism on Campus

JNS.org - IfNotNow (INN) has a plan. It’s determined, according to its website, to...

World

As US Sanctions Near, Europe Fails to Protect Iran Deal

At a meeting in Washington after Donald Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal in May, a senior US official told European diplomats that their efforts to save the...

Israel

Blaming Israel for Downing Plane, Russia to Sell S-300 Air Defense System t...

Russia will sell Syria the advanced S-300 air defense system following the downing of a Russian plane that the Kremlin...

Middle East

Iran Revolutionary Guards Threaten to Avenge Military Parade Attack

Iran's Revolutionary Guards vowed on Sunday to wreak "deadly and unforgettable" vengeance for a shooting attack on a military parade that killed 25 people, including 12 of their comrades, and...

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