News and Commentary on Arab Women, Palestine, Cultural Politics, and Everything in Between
Friday, December 01, 2006
War on Culture
This article helps put the attacks on Egypt's Minister of Culture in their right context: they are part of a strategy that the Muslim Brotherhood uses to dismantle what they view as un-Islamic culture. Note that they are using the parliament to impose their agenda. Also note that even when they don't win the specific issue they are fighting for, they still win.