Al-Ahram Weekly

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2011

    Egyptian Man Names Daughter 'Facebook'

    via​A young Egyptian man has honored Facebook's important role in the recent protests by naming his daughter after the social network. According to Egyptian newspaper Al-Ahram, newborn Facebook Jamal Ibrahim "received many gifts from the youth who were overjoyed by her arrival and the new name ... More >>

  • News

    November 9, 2004

    Yasir Arafat, 1929–2004

    The undefeated take their turn at writing history

  • News

    September 21, 2004

    The Challenger

    For Egypt's opposition, reforms change little, and America is still the 'kiss of death'

  • Books

    August 17, 2004

    Altered State

    The late Edward Said weighs ideas and action; neocon Francis Fukuyama blasts Bush

  • News

    June 22, 2004

    Have a Nice Country

    Noah Feldman helped write the Iraqi constitution. Now he gets to watch it sink or swim.