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Egyptian Court Bans Festival Honoring Rabbi After Residents Complain About Mingling Sexes

AP | Posted 12.30.2014 | Religion

CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court on Monday banned an annual festival in honor of a Moroccan rabbi that was regularly attended by hundreds of Jewish pi...

The Spirit of Essaouira at the Heart of Judeo-Arabic Culture

Bernard Foccroulle | Posted 01.06.2015 | Arts
Bernard Foccroulle

Music and political vision joined forces in a most fertile dialogue. May this spirit of dialogue sow its seeds far beyond Morocco and inspire a world in vital need of it.

The Kingdom of Morocco and the Promise of Mali

Ahmed Charai | Posted 04.20.2014 | Impact
Ahmed Charai

The promising beginnings of rapprochement and stabilization in Mali, thanks in large part to Morocco's commitment to the country, can only benefit from enhanced American support.

Ten Perfect Small Hideaways

Andrew Harper | Posted 07.29.2013 | Travel
Andrew Harper

My favorite hotels are relatively small, possess strong individual personalities, offer relaxing atmospheres and demonstrate a consistent devotion to personal service. Here are 10 consummate hideaways, all with fewer than 10 rooms each.

Rural Education Challeneges Highlighted On International Women's Day

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 03.08.2012 | Impact

For those who missed the brightly colored Google Doodle, today is International Women's Day, the day to celebrate the economic, political and social a...

M.I.A Defies Death In "Bad Girls" Video

Posted 02.03.2012 | Arts

Fresh off the heels of releasing her latest single from her forthcoming album, Mathangi "Maya" Arulpragasam, aka M.I.A., has premiered the video for "...

PHOTOS: 9 Exotic Honeymoon Locations

BRIDES | Posted 03.13.2012 | Travel

From the Subcontinent to North Africa, these destinations combine romance with incredible natural beauty.

The Beauty We Fear Part 4: From Mark Twain to Malcom X (Slideshow)

G. Roger Denson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
G. Roger Denson

Even when Americans began to travel to Muslim lands, from the start they displayed a more diverse response to Islam and its mosques, which over the course of a century graduated from the crude to the reverent.

The Challenge of Arab Unemployment -- An Issue We Must Not Ignore!

Yvonne R. Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yvonne R. Davis

While the problem of unemployment in the Arab world seems insurmountable, there are a number of initiatives being implemented and proffered in the region to begin to put a dent in the problem.

Leonardo DiCaprio Gets Beat Up In Morrocco For CIA Role

Hello | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

His fans are used to seeing him immaculate on the red carpet, but as he hangs out what appears to be a pair of boxer shorts Leonardo DiCaprio was bare...