In Sisi’s Egypt corruption of the mind seamlessly follows the political, judicial and financial corruption

Shawki Ibrahim Abdel-Karim Allam is Grand Mufti of Egypt, a position which should in theory earn someone respect, yet Allam plagiarised Sayyid Qutb’s 1954 renowned book Fi-Zilal Al-Qur’an (In the Shade of the Qur’an) wholesale for an article in Egypt’s Youm7 newspaper, which he attributed to himself. The fact that he thought nobody would notice is absolutely astonishing.