Archive for February, 2013

Australian FM calls for protection of Copts in Egypt

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MINISTER FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS Senator the Hon. Bob Carr Press Release: FOREIGN MINISTER CALLS ON EGYPTIAN GOVERNMENT TO PROTECT MINORITIES      

Coptic Community to look towards Aged Care

In days gone by when Egypt's Copts could walk the streets without fear

Current ageing trends in society does not only affect OECD countries, but specific community groups such as Australia’s Coptic Community. Just who will look after our elderly in the future? Anthony Hanna takes a look.  

President Morsi shuns Egypt’s Copts from upcoming polls

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How would you keep millions of opposition voters away from the polls?  Easy…call an election during their religious holiday. Peter Tadros writes the latest statement on behalf of The Australian Coptic Movement Association.  

ACM Members and Supporters invited to ABC’s Q&A

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ACM has been invited to the ABC’s ‘Q&A’ studio audience.    

ACM Printing Services

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  To support the operating costs of our activities, programs and initiatives, The Australian Coptic Movement Association now offers competitive prices for basic printing services. Whether you are an SME, not for profit or local sports and community club, we can print excellent quality full colour A4 documents matching your needs. Event better, you will […]

Who are the Copts?

  The Copts are the native people of Egypt. With their ancestral links dating as far back as the Pharaonic era, the Copts are renowned for being a major ethno religious community meaning they are not only one ethnic makeup but also share a common religion. A majority of Copts adhere to the beliefs of […]

Bringing the Statue of Liberty to Egypt

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Two years on from Mubarrak’s downfall and the Muslim Brotherhood backed Freedom and Justice Party believe Egypt has achieved the libertarian goals of the revolution. Suzy Hanna disapproves.  

A tribute to the beloved Father Misael El Antony

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Father Misael El Antony passed away on 11th February 2013 at 56 years of age. We present this tribute.      

The Continuation of Injustice – Egypt’s Courts sentence 2 Copts over Maspero

The innocent lives lost at Maspero

Egyptian court sentences 2 Coptic men to three years prison for their alleged involvement in the fateful events of  9 October 2011 dubbed infamously as ‘The Maspero Massacre’. Anthony Hanna has his say.  

Home team dominates SAYC Season 2 Grandfinal!

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Only in its second season and the SAYC Cup has grown to truly capture the spirit of football in the Coptic community. Anthony Hanna explains.  

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