Why Egyptians Need to Change How They View Abortion?

Why Egyptians Need to Change How They View Abortion?

When I was 16-years-old, I thought abortion should be made legal because I truly believed in the slogans of the pro-choice movement. The determining factor for me was some sort of slogan that I often heard from pro-choice activists: “My body, my choice!”     I am 6-years-0lder now, and I realize that if one […]

An Open Letter to Egyptian Parents from a 20-Something

An Open Letter to Egyptian Parents from a 20-Something

By Merna Abou El Ezz

Dear Parents, When you see me talking on the phone, please do not ask me who I’m talking to. Don’t worry, I am not planning a terrorist attack behind your back. When you see me crawling into my bed or deeply dreaming in my sleep, please do not open the door so abruptly that I […]