Tag: sectarian tension

The mother of all clashes

By Osama Diab  It’s true that football divides Egyptians today, but it also, paradoxically, unites them on so many other levels. 30 December 2010 Today, once again, Egypt will be divided, but this time not based on sectarian tension between Muslims…

Church and state in Egypt

New attempts to address the divide between Egypt’s Muslims and Christians must be supported, not undermined, by the state.