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. […]

VIDEO: Men’s Choir Perform ‘Da Coconut Nut’ Song on the Happiest Emirates Flight Ever

VIDEO: Men’s Choir Perform ‘Da Coconut Nut’ Song on the Happiest Emirates Flight Ever

If you haven’t tried flying Emirates, now you definitely have to. Baylor University Men’s Choir started performing “Da Coconut Nut” song on board and it was super fun. The song composed by Filipino music icon Ryan Cayabyab and was popularized in 1991 by Cayabyab’s performing group Smokey Mountain.   75 members of the choir were traveling back […]

We Asked Egyptian Men Why They Cheated on Their Wives and Here’s What They Said

We Asked Egyptian Men Why They Cheated on Their Wives and Here’s What They Said

Before we embark on this journey together, let us first define what cheating is; because apparently to some, cheating is a relative term. Our definition of cheating in this article is when a person breaks the limits that were established with their partner. Now that we’re over the definition, let’s talk about the experts at […]

I Am a Woman and I Want to Propose to Him

I Am a Woman and I Want to Propose to Him

by Nadia Aly

Women have come a long way since the dark ages, but for some weird reason, even in this day and age, it is still frowned upon for a woman to ask a man to marry her.   Whilst interacting with my proximate and distant circle of female acquaintances, I learned that a lot of them […]

Most Arab Men Believe Women Belong Home and Not the Office, Study Claims

Most Arab Men Believe Women Belong Home and Not the Office, Study Claims

  Ignore what your small bubble of male friends on social media write about women’s rights, feminism and sexism. While we might think that there is hope in the Arab world when it comes to how men perceive women and their mission in life, a study just came out and the results are quite disturbing.   […]

Why Egyptian Men Should Hate Sexism?

Why Egyptian Men Should Hate Sexism?

No, this is not an article that is going to claim that Egyptian men should fight sexism and sexist culture because their wives, sisters, mothers, and friends are women. Neither, is it an article encouraging men to utilize their privilege to help women end sexism.     This article is about the ways in which sexism, […]

Horrific Video of Hundreds of Men Trying to Harass an Egyptian Woman in Zagazig

Horrific Video of Hundreds of Men Trying to Harass an Egyptian Woman in Zagazig

This is truly horrifying, disgusting and surpasses our worst nightmares. It is 2017 and sometimes it feels that Egypt is nothing but a jungle with some wild untamed scary predators. Social media has been taken aback by a vile video showing men gathered in the streets of Zagazig waiting for a woman to come out of […]

Saudi Arabia Launches Their First Ever Girls’ Council with Only Men Attending

Saudi Arabia Launches Their First Ever Girls’ Council with Only Men Attending

by Ghada Wael

It was quite an amazing initiative for a country not known for giving women a platform in public life. But when Saudi Arabia wanted to show off its inaugural girls’ council in al-Qassim province, they forgot about one important thing: women. While Saudi Arabia’s lack of gender diversity is hardly a surprise in a country […]

10 Male Fashion Bloggers in the Middle East You Need to Follow

10 Male Fashion Bloggers in the Middle East You Need to Follow

Not every fashion blogger is a 20-something female with an unhealthy Armani obsession. In fact, the newest crop of blogging sensations are selfie-savvy dapper men, following in the footsteps of industry trailblazers like Bryanboy. These Arab men are lining up to talk about what’s in their closet, what’s happening with fashion in the Middle East […]

These 8 Men Have as Much Money as Half of the World’s Population

These 8 Men Have as Much Money as Half of the World’s Population

  Eight individuals, all men, own as much wealth as the poorest half of the world’s population, Oxfam have said in a report calling for action to curtail rewards for those at the top.   Oxfam added that it was “beyond grotesque” that a handful of rich men are worth $426bn, equivalent to the wealth […]

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