An Open Letter to My Rapist and Former Lover

An Open Letter to My Rapist and Former Lover

by Mona El-Haddad

Dear Rapist,   It has been quite some time since we talked. I remember a time in my life when you were more than just a rapist to me. You were someone I knew, someone I loved, and someone I deeply cherished. You had a name once. It is really hard to believe that only […]

Statistics Show that Women in Post-Revolution Egypt Continue to be Snubbed

Statistics Show that Women in Post-Revolution Egypt Continue to be Snubbed

By Merna Abou- El Ezz

Four years have passed since Egyptians decided to revolt against corruption, poverty, social injustice and gender inequality. It has been four years but no one can see real change. Unfortunately, when it comes to women, the situation is much worse. The so-called “second half of the population” is poorly represented in every facet of society. […]