Archive for the ‘News’

Sohrab Ahmari featured in The Atlantic

03/20/2012 | News

WASHINGTON, March 20, 2012 – Sohrab Ahmari was featured in The Atlantic today for his work detailing the remarkable rise, fall, and flight to freedom of an man who fell in […]

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AIC Egypt Director interviewed at ‘Change Your World Cairo 2012’ summit

03/14/2012 | News

CAIRO, March 14, 2012 – Today Basma Mostafa of The Community Times sat down with AIC Egypt Director Dalia  Ziada to discuss women’s rights in the era of government formation […]

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VIDEO: AIC signs interfaith principles statement

03/13/2012 | News

WASHINGTON, March 13, 2012 – Thirteen faith organizations recently joined the Anti-Defamation League in signing a statement that asks candidates to refrain from encouraging religious bias or stereotypes, and to […]

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‘Arab Spring’ anthology gives ‘raw access to authentic voices’

03/13/2012 | Arab Spring Dreams | News

WASHINGTON, March 13, 2012 – AIC has compiled the most exceptional entries to its annual “Dream Deferred” contest into an anthology of essays penned by young Middle Eastern dissidents entitled […]

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VIDEO: Dalia Ziada speaks at Newsweek/The Daily Beast’s Women in the World Summit

03/8/2012 | News

NEW YORK, March 8, 2012 – AIC’s Egypt Director Dalia Ziada joined Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Meryl Streep, and dozens of other prominent women around the globe at the Newsweek […]

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VIDEO: MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell interviews Dalia Ziada

03/8/2012 | News

NEW YORK, March 8, 2012 – Dalia Ziada, Egypt Director for AIC, was interviewed by MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell on International Women’s Day.  

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VIDEO: CNN’s Soledad O’Brien interviews Dalia Ziada on Egyptian Democracy

03/8/2012 | News

NEW YORK, March 8, 2012 – AIC Egypt Director Dalia Ziada today spoke with CNN’s Soledad O’Brien to discuss the status of women in Egypt’s evolving democracy.

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France 24: Puppets no plaything in Syria’s online satire ‘Top Goon’

03/7/2012 | News

SYRIA, March 7, 2012 – “First created in November 2011, “Top Goon: Diaries of a Little Dictator” has since become a major hit with Syria’s Internet community, and has even […]

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The Community Times: A closer look at Dalia Ziada

03/1/2012 | News

CAIRO, March 1, 2012 – This month, and in commemoration of International Women’s Day and Mother’s Day, Community Times is dedicating a feature to all Egyptian and Arab women who […]

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BOSTON COURANT: AIC Center makes a statement

02/24/2012 | AIC Boston Center | News

BOSTON, February 24, 2012 – The Boston Courant, a paper delivered in hard-copy only, covered the AIC Center, which opened on Newbury Street just a few months ago. To read […]

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