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What would have happened to Rami Malek if he was still in Egypt?

What would have happened to Rami Malek if he was still in Egypt?

The most important question at that moment was about the fate of Rami Malek if he was an Egyptian citizen living in Egypt and decided to act out the same scene

“One wife is enough”: Al Azhar Grand Imam calls for reform of polygamy

“One wife is enough”: Al Azhar Grand Imam calls for reform of polygamy

The head of Al Azhar, the center of Sunni Islamic learning, has called for the swift reform of the practice of polygamy in Muslim societies, describing it as an institution that oppresses women..

"We’ll leave you a nice memento on your pretty face": how hate messages and threats forced a gay man to flee Egypt

"We’ll leave you a nice memento on your pretty face": how hate messages and threats forced a gay man to flee Egypt

Because of his soft voice and somewhat effeminate features, an Egyptian cancer survivor has received five thousand hate messages - with some reaching the level of death threats...

Lawyer sues Facebook in Egypt, alleging ‘Muslim Brotherhood bias’

Lawyer sues Facebook in Egypt, alleging ‘Muslim Brotherhood bias’

An Egyptian lawyer has filed a legal complaint with Egypt’s Prosecutor General Nabil Sadeq against Mark Zuckerber..

Who am I? A transsexual’s journey in Egypt to answer the difficult question

Who am I? A transsexual’s journey in Egypt to answer the difficult question

In 2015, Malak was with her colleague Reem on her way to see her psychiatrist. She noticed the nurses’ stares and whispers mocking her medical situation. “The boy who’s a girl has just arrived,” they said...

Egypt's Virginity Tests and the Revolution's Hymen

Egypt's Virginity Tests and the Revolution's Hymen

What if Samira Ibrahim was not a virgin? This question might seem way too personal, but as a matter of fact it is closely related…

Egyptian Civil Servants Preach Islam To Women Removing the Hijab

Egyptian Civil Servants Preach Islam To Women Removing the Hijab

Numerous Egyptian girls have faced an uphill struggle to take off the veil. Tens of young women have stopped wearing the Islamic headscarf either silently…

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…

When Egypt Was a Safe Haven for Europeans

When Egypt Was a Safe Haven for Europeans

The atrocities of World War II (1939-1945) pushed Europeans to flee their countries, looking for a safe haven until the fighting is over. A country…

"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…