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Mostafa Fathi

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

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Harmonica: an Egyptian Mobile Application to Find a Spouse the Halal Way

Harmonica: an Egyptian Mobile Application to Find a Spouse the Halal Way

Thirty-six-year-old Hossam decided to divorce his wife because they were "incompatible with each other", realizing that selecting her as his partner was not suitable to…

"It's all about Sex": Why Egypt's Abla Fahita Is in Hot Water

"It's all about Sex": Why Egypt's Abla Fahita Is in Hot Water

Human Rights Watch (HRW) last month issued a report that included a host of accusations against Egypt's government, including attempting to silence dissidents ahead of…

Egypt's Vice Police: Advocates Privately Upholding Moral Values

Egypt's Vice Police: Advocates Privately Upholding Moral Values

A few days after the 2007 launch of OTV, then owned by tycoon Naguib Sawiris, the Egyptian satellite channel aired the uncut version of American…

On the Most Unfortunate Profession in Sinai

On the Most Unfortunate Profession in Sinai

It should only take about four hours to drive from Cairo to North Sinai, but our recent trip to the north of the peninsula, 381…

Graffiti in Egypt and the Failed Rhetoric of Rebellion

Graffiti in Egypt and the Failed Rhetoric of Rebellion

“Ahmed + Mona = Love Forever”, “Abbas for President”, “If women don’t veil, rising prices will prevail”, “Have some respect and don’t litter, you animal”.…

Could Aquaponics Ensure Self-Sufficiency for Egyptians?

Could Aquaponics Ensure Self-Sufficiency for Egyptians?

After living abroad for 38 years, Hisham Haggag, a graduate of economics at Oxford University, decided to return to  Egypt. Struck by a vision of…