From the Editors
Ultras who hurled insults directed at the former regime accused of rioting; nine released and eight will find out in January. Nasr City Court cleared nine members of Ultras Ahlawy, Ahly hardcore fans, who were detained during Ahly and Kima Aswan Egypt Cup game in September. They were accused of rioting, damaging private and public property, attacking police, and burning vehicles. The round 32 Cup match witnessed clashes between the Ultras and police, leading to hundreds ...Keep Reading »
Eslam Omar write for Ahram Online.
"The ethos of respect, tolerance and pacifism which appeared to underpin Coppolani’s mission, in fact served as a convenient tool of ethical legitimacy for the French empire.. local ways of life were to be respected and upheld only insofar as they did not pose any threat to the far more pressing dictates of colonialism."click | email | tweet