The Egyptian Women as a cinematic figure and her status in Film industry since 1920 and till now

Not many people know that the Egyptian Cinema, was pioneered by women in production and acting before “Talaat Harb” was to initiate Studio Misr in 1937. Female icons such as “Aziza Ameer” established her own film company in 1927, followed by “Assya Dagher”, “Mary Queen” إقرأ المزيد

Aman initiative launches the online Campaign “Her Safety Is yours” on occasion of the 16 days of activism

“Aman” The anti-sexual harassment initiative announced the launch of an awareness online campaign entitled,“Her safety is yours”. The campaign starts today on the occasion of the international day to eliminate violence against women and continues throughout the 16 days of activism against gender based violence. إقرأ المزيد

It’s Time to end this misogynistic nightmare.. Donald Trump is BOUND to lose Women voters

A poll lauded for its accuracy shows Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump virtually tied with just few days to go before the presidential election. The poll shows Clinton at 42 percent compared to Trump’s 41 percent; a person has to reconsider to what إقرأ المزيد

On occasion of the International Day Of the Girl.. We don’t celebrate.. We remind of Violence against us

Two days ago the world observed the fifth international day of the girl child; a day that reminds every nation to renew its commitment towards upholding the rights of the girl child against any form of discrimination. Since a very long time ago, the Egyptian إقرأ المزيد

A tribute to Nawal Saadawi.. The Woman who leads the war against women’s mental slavery

Sticks and stones are thrown at only fruit-bearing trees It’s a fact that “Nawal ElSadawi” imprinted her name in the feminism movement in the Arab region and around the globe. She spent her entire life struggling for women rights, through her literary output that reaches إقرأ المزيد

Aman initiative succeeds to grab the public attention and showers Facebook with “we want a safe street” photos

The Newly Founded “Aman initiative” has started its online campaign against sexual harassment during one of the peak seasons for this phenomenon “Eid Al Adha”. “Aman” is targeting men, seeking to raise awareness about men’s involvement in and responsibility for sexual harassment. The initiative launched إقرأ المزيد

You were deceived when told that Egyptian authorities fight Female circumcision

A Horror that never ends… Thanks to MPs, unscrupulous doctors, and extremist scholars Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is still a persistent issue, where researchers prove that it is only evident in African nations; highest in Somalia, Kenya and Egypt with ratings exceeding 85% each, and إقرأ المزيد

Female Circumcision in Africa and Middle East

133 million women in Africa and Middle East have undergone female genital mutilation (FGM), considering this bad habit a normal procedure. The result is: Many girls and women broke down and were subjected to health hazards including complications in their sexual organs, and it may إقرأ المزيد

sexual harassment during feasts.. A relationship that we cannot put an end to

In societies which consider women less than a human, more of an object due to gender reasons, sexual harassment prevails, regardless of the dress codes such women wear, as the Time-Cairo based journalist Roger Anis declared that “he himself was exposed to harassment at Tahrir إقرأ المزيد