Muslim calls for ‘days of rage’ have followed Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. But the long-term impact is less likely to be explosive than corrosive.
LGBTQ people in Egypt who have been targeted by the country’s virulently anti-gay authorities tell The Daily Beast of their fear, misery, and the degradation of being incarcerated.
For 1600 years, the Pharos stood on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea guiding ships into the port of Alexandria, before an earthquake consigned it to the bottom of the ocean.
When fans waved the rainbow flag at a concert, it set off the latest wave of ferocious persecution targeting Egypt’s LGBT community.
‘Egypt’s Jon Stewart’ on his new documentary, ‘Tickling Giants,’ and starting over as a Muslim immigrant in the United States.
Targeted for slaughter by the so-called Islamic State, poorly protected by the Sisi government, Egypt’s Copts are struggling to survive in their ancient homeland.
Any one of these would be a Benghazi-level disaster for a president who hadn’t won the office by defining disgusting down.