Tag Archives: Vegetarian

A Vegetarian New Year

The following article was originally written for the website of Identity magazine and was scheduled for publication in December 2016.  For a variety of reasons, that never happened, so rather than waste it, I am posting it here, though it … Continue reading

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The Rise of the Vegans (Arabic version)

The Following is an Arabic translation of my article on the rise of veganism in Egypt, ‘The Rise of the Vegans’, and originally appeared in The Community Times for December 2016. You can find the original English language version here. … Continue reading

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The Rise of the Vegans

The Following article appeared in The Community Times, December 2016. You may not know it, but there are vegans in your midst. Few in number, and indistinguishable from other folks, vegans are spreading their agenda of health, compassion, and well-being … Continue reading

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Is it possible to be a vegan and a Muslim at the same time?

I’ve had some interesting discussions recently about Islam and veganism, and whether or not there is a conflict between these two philosophies when it comes to the eating of meat, or the drinking of milk etc. So I thought I would … Continue reading

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A Vegan in Egypt

I wrote this unpublished piece way back in 2002. I think it might have been an exercise for a writing course I was doing at the time, but since I am working on a couple of articles on veganism for … Continue reading

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Review: The Vegetarian

I bought this book on one of those occasions when I was feeling like I should read something sophisticated, intelligent, literary and possibly foreign. Continue reading

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