Egypt

Nurture seeds of democracy

To his credit, former President George W. Bush had a vision of democracy spreading to the Middle East and the Arab world free of kings and dictators. The problem is that many of t ...

Local’s daughter makes it out of Cairo

A former Auburn student who was stranded in Egypt’s capital city during major civil upheaval has made it to safer ground. Jess Steinmetz, 23, told her mother, Greenwood residen ...

Local woman praying for daughter's return from Egypt

A local woman and her family are praying for her daughter's safe exit from a riot-filled Egypt. On Monday, Jonna Steinmetz, a Greenwood resident, said her 23-year-old daughter Je ...

Name on a sign is not making anyone racist

Here is a thought that has probably never been printed in the Auburn Journal: Ever since spending time in Egypt 15 years ago I have come to the firmly held belief that blacks are, ...