Rami Malek is a Copt – here’s why that small fact matters

By Christopher Gurguis – Opinion article contributed by Coptic Solidarity supporter.  We should congratulate Rami Malek on winning the first Oscar for the Copts. Whether he is aware of [...]


En Egypte, les Coptes réclament le droit de jouer au foot

Le Point – Victime de discriminations comme la plupart des footballeurs chrétiens, un jeune copte a créé son propre centre de formation. Reportage à Alexandrie, Ariane Lavrilleux et Hossam [...]


Coptic Activist Mina Thabet: Speech at 10th UN Forum on Minority Issues

UN 10th session of the Forum on Minority Issues Researcher and rights activist, Mina Thabet, is the director for minorities and marginalized groups at the Egyptian Commission for Rights and [...]


Salafis Angered by ‘Welcome’ of Coptic Pope Tawadros

By Raymond Ibrahim – Exclusive for Coptic Solidarity – The Salafis of Egypt—those Muslims who strive to live according to the literal example of prophet Muhammad and his companions—are [...]


Coptic Solidarity Launches First Annual Modern Coptic Martyrs Remembrance Day at National Press Club

By Coptic Solidarity – October 7, 2016 Coptic Solidarity launched its first annual Modern Coptic Martyrs Remembrance Day at the National Press Club in Washington DC on October 5, 2016. The [...]


My Survivor’s Guilt: Coping with the Trauma of Loss After Maspero

By Sally Toma – Mada Masr I first met Mina Danial in Tahrir Square, following the bloody events of the Battle of the Camel. I believed in him from our first encounter. I had a lot of hopes, and [...]


A Growing Rift Between Egypt’s Christians and Their Leaders Spells Trouble

By Dr. Sarah E. Yerkes – Brooking Institution’s Center for Middle East Policy – Sunday marks the fifth anniversary of the October 9, 2011 Maspero massacre in which Egyptian army [...]


IPT’s Shillman Senior Fellow Pete Hoekstra to Testify on White House Embrace of the Muslim Brotherhood

By the Investigative Project on Terrorism –  Hoekstra to Testify on White House Embrace of the Muslim Brotherhood Washington, D.C. – Investigative Project on Terrorism Shillman Senior [...]


Queen Elizabeth II Honors Two Egyptians for Outstanding Contributions

By Egyptian Streets – In celebration of Her Majesty’s birthday on Friday, Queen Elizabeth II has honored two Egyptians in the UK, Dr. Nemat Talaat Shafik, deputy governor of the Bank of [...]