A New Year is Coming and Egypt Still plagued by Brutal Misogyny and Machismo

2016 will bid us a farewell in the forthcoming days without any conclusive solutions in the foreseen horizon regarding deep feminist issues such as Domestic violence, marital rape, female illiteracy and deprivation of women’s inheritance in Upper Egypt. When we look back on 2016, we إقرأ المزيد

Taboos that feminists struggle to break in the Egyptian society.. Marital Rape and polygamy on the top of the list

When Captain James Cook, the British explorer, invaded the South Pacific Islands in the eighteenth century, a new word was introduced, “a taboo”; referring to issues of societal discussion which go beyond one’s own ability to speak publicly, for the risk of offending Gods. However, إقرأ المزيد