Poet and writer Yahia Lababidi on what Ramadan, and its associated fasting, means to him.
Articles by Yahia Lababidi
Yahia Lababidi reflects on politics, morality and fear through a series of aphorisms.
- February 11, 2014
Fighting hate with hate is not the answer, says Yahia Lababidi. How Egypt responds will determine what Egypt becomes.
- August 16, 2013
Egyptian-American Yahia Lababidi’s poetic response to the turmoil in his home country.
- July 11, 2013
In trying times, poetry can speak our silences and make sense of our pain, says Yahia Lababidi.
- March 13, 2012
With Occupy Wall Street fighting for its life, Yahia Lababidi says that by supporting each other, Egyptian and US protesters can make the impossible possible.
- November 17, 2011
The Arab Spring is already an inspiration the world over, but, says US-based Egyptian writer Yahia Lababidi, because of the complexity of human nature it’s uncertain which way things will go.
- July 25, 2011
Yahia Lababidi reflects on a triumphant People’s Uprising.
- March 8, 2011
‘If I could say something to the brave souls back home, I’d say this…’
- February 8, 2011