Egypt’s Gymnastics Team Says It Needs More Recognition and Appreciation

Egypt’s Gymnastics Team Says It Needs More Recognition and Appreciation

Al Masry Al Youm just posted a video containing footage of the young ladies of Egypt’s very own National Gymnastics Team, and basically, you need to watch it. For real, these talented athletes really want you to watch it.   The video shows the girls talking about how they don’t receive any kind of recognition, […]

Sarah Essam: The First 18-Year-Old Egyptian and Female to Play in the Premier League

Sarah Essam: The First 18-Year-Old Egyptian and Female to Play in the Premier League

Egyptians have been making waves recently when it comes to football! Whether it’s Mohamed Salah having Liverpool fans sing his name, El-Neny elevating Arsenal’s game, El-Mohamady killing it in Aston Villa, or Ramadan Sobhy with his infamous standing-on-balls technique in Stoke City — Egyptians are killin’ it.     However, Egyptians need to know that […]

Egyptian Woman Redefining Gender Roles While Driving 18-Wheeler Truck

Egyptian Woman Redefining Gender Roles While Driving 18-Wheeler Truck

  “Home is a woman’s kingdom, but my kingdom is my profession,” Om Khaled says in an interview.     In this day and age, people still joke about the misconception that women can’t drive. Not only is that statement untrue, but Om Khaled is a living proof that women can drive better than men. […]

Women Shut Down Unwanted Fashion Advice From Muslim Scholar in the Most Perfect Way

Women Shut Down Unwanted Fashion Advice From Muslim Scholar in the Most Perfect Way

Mohamed Alarefe, one of the most popular Muslim scholars in the world — racking up 17.9 million followers on Twitter — has just posted a tweet on how girls should only wear simple abayas with no embroidery.     The tweet read: “Young girl, don’t buy a abaya that has any kind of embroidery on […]

Tween Brand ‘Justice’ Celebrates Diversity with a Hijabi Model

Tween Brand ‘Justice’ Celebrates Diversity with a Hijabi Model

  With hijabi models rocking Yeezy’s runway and Anniesa Hasibuan’s dresses at New York Fashion Week, the veil that was once a taboo in the Western world is now celebrated. Ohio-based tween brand, Justice, just announced its latest theme “See Yourself in Justice.”   With over 900 Justice stores around the world, including the UAE, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, […]

Egyptian Woman Teaches the World a Lesson About Cyber Bullying

Egyptian Woman Teaches the World a Lesson About Cyber Bullying

  When Egyptian girl Ghadeer Ahmed opened up in British newspaper The Guardian on Monday about how a video of her dancing was used as blackmail, she taught a very needed Cyber Bullying Using Women’s Body 101 to the world.   As a teenager, Ahmed sent a video – recorded during one of those innocent, cheeky and fun girls’ […]

Egyptian MP Suggests Girls Go Through a Virginity Test When Enrolling at a University

Egyptian MP Suggests Girls Go Through a Virginity Test When Enrolling at a University

  As an effort to “get rid of the phenomenon of customary marriages (3orfy),” Elhamy Ageena, a Member of Parliament (MP) has suggested that universities should impose virginity tests every now and then to ensure that they are still “2anessat.”   Moreover, in an interview with Youm7, he called on the Ministry of Higher Education […]

Protected: Diamonds Are Not a Girl’s Best Friend, This Invention Is

Protected: Diamonds Are Not a Girl’s Best Friend, This Invention Is

by Sondos Maher

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Sorry Guys, Female Actresses Are Completely Dominating the TV Scene This Ramadan

Sorry Guys, Female Actresses Are Completely Dominating the TV Scene This Ramadan

Male actors of Egypt, We’re sorry to tell you, but women just kicked you off the mosalsalat throne this year. Ramadan 2016 has witnessed epic talent, outstanding performances, wicked comebacks and actresses who have thrived in their 50s and more.   A few male actors, as Yehia ElFakharany and the cast of Grand Hotel especially […]

This Is Why Arab Women Date White Guys

This Is Why Arab Women Date White Guys

  It’s kind of an obsession we have in the Arab community, well one of many at least, but curiosity over each others’ love lives drives afternoon tea gossip with Arab mothers around the globe. However, one that seems to strike everyone, even baffle them is the fact that Arab women will date outside of […]