The following scene is my answer to anyone who asks me the following questions: Why do you protest? Is this the best time? You say you oppose the Muslim Brotherhood, but still would go in protests against the military? Aren’t you helping them? Don’t you want the country to rest and move forward? This scene … More Reason

On power

Assalam Alaikom, In Egypt, there has been a steadfast belief in the power of demonstrations and protests. Millions take to the street on one issue or another. They sit in for days or weeks, believing that their will and fortitude will advance their cause, playing the numbers game and spreading awareness among the people of … More On power


Assalam Alaikom, How refined your feelings are when hearing of someone’s death, depends reversely on how strong the bond between you were. The stronger the bond, the less you are able to bear it, and your mind’s ability to reason with it. For you can reason with it. There are 200 who died yesterday. But, … More Eulogy