Various Ironies of this Disastrous Election

In the aftermath of what I consider to be the most disastrous election of my life-time and one that poses the greatest threat to planet Earth (and I lived through Ronald Reagan and George Bush, from whom we...
Students in Cairo Playwriting workshop I led, with translator, Effat (l) and actor George Bartenieff (r). Me in the middle with Wafaa, Eman, Nesma.

Imagine Egypt: Cairo Today

By Karen Malpede Dalia's organic farm outside Cairo Cairo is awash in plastics, the water bottles from which everybody drinks, and worse, cheap knock-off-clothing, sneakers, flip-flops and household...