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Mostafa Fathi

Mostafa Fathi, Cairo University Graduate, Managing Editor at Cairo 360 and fellow at International Center for Journalists.

5 Articles by this author

Egyptian Women Take on the Streets with Scooters to Combat Harassment

Egyptian Women Take on the Streets with Scooters to Combat Harassment

With a great degree of attentiveness, Dalia Adel (43) polishes her red scooter, parked in the historic Hussein district of Old Cairo. She pauses momentarily…

Egypt's Press Syndicate, and the Plight of Online Journalists

Egypt's Press Syndicate, and the Plight of Online Journalists

After years of working for the independent news website, AlBawabh News, Egyptian journalist Ahmed Fathallah was fired in August 2016, along with about 40 of…

From the Streets to the Screen: Violence and Discrimination in Egyptian Ads

From the Streets to the Screen: Violence and Discrimination in Egyptian Ads

Last August, a gym in Cairo published an ad that met with a lot of backlash due to what many described as its sexism and…

The Car Delivering Stories and Books to Egypt's Poor Children

The Car Delivering Stories and Books to Egypt's Poor Children

The silver car moves with confidence. All around there are green fields cared for by skilled farmers. The driver tries to avoid holes in the…

Living with HIV in Egypt

Living with HIV in Egypt

“When I discovered I was HIV positive, I was terrified. I thought I would die. I thought about suicide to make my death quicker. It…