Al-Ahram Weekly Online   4 - 10 November 2010
Issue No. 1022
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875

When ideology rules
Wherever it reigns, ideological rule is bad for politics and people, writes Abdel-Moneim Said
Atrocities, leaks and failures
States cannot fight terror through repression: this is the lesson the West has not yet learnt, writes Ayman El-Amir
Last cry for freedom
Instead of embracing its most profound and loyal thinkers, Arab culture has a propensity to silence innovation, the late Nasr Hamed Abu Zeid being a case in point, writes Salah Salem

Devastating scenario

Close up:
Twisted laws
By Salama A Salama

Islam is the solution?
By Salah Eissa

This week:
Dilma Rousseff

Cartoon by Gomaa

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