Book Review: A Sword Over the Nile

By Saba E. Demian, M.D. Sword over the Nile is as much a reference as it is a book. It is amply annotated, referenced, cross-referenced, as any historical document need be. This scientific [...]


A Sword Over the Nile: New Book Exposes 14 Centuries of Christian Persecution

By Raymond Ibrahim – The American Thinker – February 2015 was the first time many in the West had heard of the Copts, Egypt’s indigenous, Christian inhabitants.  Then the [...]


Open letter from Mona Seif, Egyptian human rights defender

By Mona Seif – AccessNowPublished July 27, 2020 | 6:33 AM This is an open letter from me asking for your solidarity and support. It is long, bear with me please. My name is Mona Seif, [...]


Hagia Sophia: Turkic Fables vs. Historic Facts

By Raymond Ibrahim – Millions of Orthodox and other Christians around the world were either shocked, angered, and/or saddened to learn recently that Turkey has just approved the [...]


Implications of the Hagia Sophia’s Conversion to a Mosque

By Paul Marshall – Providence – As many expected and feared, the magnificent church of Justinian I, the Hagia Sophia, will again be converted to a mosque. On July 10, Turkey’s Council [...]


Turkey’s New ‘Mosque’ a Monument to Western Decline

By Bruce Thornton – FrontPageMagazine – We may think we’re exhibiting high-minded principles, but our enemies know the score. Last week Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan [...]


Turkey’s Hagia Sophia: “It’s Like If Saint Peter’s Had Been Turned Into a Mosque”

By Giulio Meotti – Gatestone Institute – Turkey, apparently wanted to inflict humiliation on the West. By turning Hagia Sophia into a mosque, Erdogan has been able to embarrass [...]


Egypt’s Social Media Discovered Its Coronavirus Crisis

By Ola Salem – Foreign Policy – The government tried to bury evidence of a national outbreak—until Egyptians forced it to confess. Egypt originally seemed to have evaded a severe [...]


Slavery Rampant in Africa, Middle East; The West Wrongly Accuses Itself

by Giulio Meotti – Gatestone Institute – For the intersectional activists, the US is the world’s biggest oppressor — not China, North Korea, Saudi Arabia, or Iran. [...]


Hagia Sophia Must Stay a Monument of Coexistence

By Johnnie Moore and Tugba Tanyeri-Erdemir – Newsweek – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stated his desire to convert Hagia Sophia from a museum into a mosque in late May, a [...]