Al-Ahram Weekly Online
4 -10 April 2002
Issue No.580
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An incurable malady: hope
In the midst of atrocities committed by the Israeli army in occupied Palestine, and in the face of the world's seeming indifference, voices of international conscience have been speaking out.
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Tom Paulin'That weasel word'
As an increasing number of intellectuals speak out against the Israeli onslaught in Palestine, very few have broken the conspiracy of silence in Britain. In Oxford, Omayma Abdel-Latif meets the Irish poet Tom Paulin

Rounding the corners
By Nigel Ryan

Plain talk
By Mursi Saad El-Din

Royal buffoonery
Yehia El-Fakharani unleashes storms of tears and laughter at the National's King Lear. Nehad Selaiha is caught in the hurricane

Palestine solidarity
Art in support
Calendar redrawn
Abdel-Wahab museum
Ansari reelected
Japan helps Darwish
I love Peach
Independent Arab cinema
Deconstructing Alexander

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