Religion is the opium of the masses

Religion is the opium of the masses

By Adnan Mouhiddin
The accuracy of this statement is self-evident in the life and practice of religious people. Once institutionalized, faith becomes religion and the latter turns into an oppressive tool either intentionally or unintentionally. Like totalitarian dogmas and ideologies, religions throughout history repressed the humankind and manipulated their congregations mentally, emotionally and sometimes physically. Continue reading Religion is the opium of the masses

Egypt – Government Defence Anti-Corruption 2015

Egypt – Government Defence Anti-Corruption 2015

By Adnan Mouhiddin

I conducted this research for ‘Transparency International Defence and Security’. It supplied the ‘Government Defence Anti-Corruption Index 2015’ with assessment and analysis of the corruption risk in the Egyptian defence and security establishments in five key risk areas: political, financial, personnel, operations and procurement. Continue reading Egypt – Government Defence Anti-Corruption 2015