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Social Media, Sedition, Sectarianism and Sisi Grip #AMF14

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 06.03.2014 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

"Saudi cleric says chatting online is haram" (religiously banned in Islam). According to Saudi daily al-Eqitisadiya, Sheikh Abdullah al-Mutlaq, a mem...

The Masculine Attire

Mimi Raad | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style
Mimi Raad

I tried the suit, in its strictest, mannish form, for a day at the office. Just a shirt and brogues. Walking down the street, I missed the sound of my heels. No "clickity clack" while walking, no swaying, no teetering. My steps were quick and paced like a metronome.

Social Networks & Knowledge Society Examined at ASF 2013

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 06.04.2013 | World
Magda Abu-Fadil

Social networks can and should contribute to knowledge-based societies in the Arab world but their users and the direction they take need closer inspe...

Computer Networks At South Korean Banks, Broadcasters Crash

AP | SAM KIM | Posted 05.19.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — A Chinese Internet address was the source of a cyberattack on one company hit in a massive network shutdown that affected 3...

Seeing the Metastatic Side of Breast Cancer

Dr. Elaine Schattner | Posted 12.13.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Elaine Schattner

In New York State, the legislature voted to commemorate today, officially this year, as Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day.

Why Are You Paying for TV No One is Watching?

Nadim Hasbani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Nadim Hasbani

The Arab-speaking world is in dire need of the kind of coverage Al Jazeera English provides. Western governments must do more than pour money into perceived propaganda machines.